Bid Manager

Bid Manager

Job Title: Bid Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dorset
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-04-09
Reference: J139814
Contact Name: Abi Hart
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 11, 2018 10:28

Job Description

Are you an experienced Bid Manager looking to progress your career?

Do you have experience working within the maritime and defence sector?

This is a fantastic opportunity to work within a rapidly growing worldwide organisation. KDC are recruiting for a Bid/Proposal Manager to work for a maritime high-technology enterprise with a global footprint. This position will be based in Dorset on a permanent basis.

You will be responsible for managing key competitive bids and act as the focal point for all bid management activities within the Surface Ship Systems Division. For successful bids, you will be a key contributor during project initiation and as such, required to apply the fundamental project management principles and methodology to bids.

Required knowledge & skills:
• Degree educated in a related discipline
• Adequate recognition as a professional business manager (in bidding, projects or sales), with the ability to demonstrate competence in bid management disciplines
• Knowledge and experience of a structured bid management process
• Knowledge of surface ship systems including sonar systems, unmanned surface vehicles, mine countermeasure systems and defence contracts would be advantageous

The successful candidate must be able to achieve SC Clearance.