Pre Construction/Bid Manager

Posted 25 April 2024
Salary £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + hybrid, car, bonus, pension
Job type Permanent
Specialism Construction & Property
Expiry 25 May 2024

Job description

Job Title: Pre Construction/Bid Manager

Location: Manchester Office

Salary Range: £45,000 - £65,000 (negotiable based on experience)

Company Overview:
We are a leading main contractor specializing in office fit-out projects, operating out of our Manchester office. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, we deliver high-quality solutions to clients across various sectors. We are currently seeking a dynamic and experienced Pre Construction/Bid Manager to join our team.

Key Responsibilities:
Oversee bids and proposals, including risk management and bid preparation, to ensure timely and successful submission.
Liaise with the Estimating and Pre Construction teams to collaborate on bid strategies and proposals.
Maintain accurate documentation of pre-construction activities, prepare progress reports, and communicate project status to key stakeholders.
Implement quality assurance processes to ensure pre-construction activities meet industry standards and client requirements.
Provide leadership and direction to pre-construction teams, mentoring junior staff members, and fostering a culture of collaboration and continuous improvement.
Develop and maintain project schedules using scheduling software, tracking progress against key milestones and critical path activities.
Coordinate with architects, engineers, and other design professionals to review project drawings and technical documents, ensuring alignment with project requirements.
Identify potential risks associated with pre-construction activities, develop risk mitigation strategies, and ensure compliance with health and safety regulations.
Identify opportunities for value engineering to optimize project costs without compromising quality or performance.
Prepare accurate cost estimates for construction projects, analyzing project specifications, material costs, and labor expenses.

Reporting Structure:
Reporting into the Pre Con Director, the Pre Construction/Bid Manager will play a pivotal role in driving the success of our pre-construction activities and contributing to the growth of our business.

Qualifications and Experience:
Previous experience in a similar role within the construction industry, with a focus on office fit-out projects.
Strong knowledge of estimating and pre-construction processes and practices.
Excellent leadership and management skills, with the ability to mentor and motivate team members.
Proven track record of successful bid management and proposal preparation.
Experience with scheduling software and project management tools.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to liaise effectively with internal teams and external stakeholders.

Competitive salary with potential for commission and bonuses.
Generous holiday allowance.
Employee ownership trust (EOT) with potential for shares.
Pension scheme and healthcare benefits.
Hybrid working arrangement.

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