Bid Manager


Atkins Search are recruiting for an experience Bid Manager to join an award-winning construction and property consultancy based in Leicester.


Our client are a national, independent and client focused
consultancy firm, delivering solutions across the property and infrastructure sectors.

Priding themselves on their collaborative culture, my client are recruiting for an ambitious Bid Manager to lead the Bid team based out of their central function in Leicester.

Offering a diverse workload, you will have the opportunity to become a truly integral part of their growing business.


Our client has an opportunity for a driven individual to join their team, helping to create high quality and award-wining tenders.

Operating as the Bid Manager, you will be responsible for the end-to-end management of multiple and complex bids, supported by a knowledgeable team. Working as part of a multi-disciplinary consultancy, you will be involved with Architects, Engineers, Surveyors and Project Managers to support your Bids.

Our client are focussed on the development of their people and offering work/life balance.


  • Attending and holding PQQ and Bid meetings
  • Manage the bidding process to ensure they submit high-quality, innovative, winning bids
  • Provide strategic guidance on best-practice tendering
  • Develop the companies bid proposition
  • Communicate effectively with clients and prospects
  • Ensure all stages of the bid process are followed and reported on (from qualification to post-bid review)
  • Identify and manage resources from other departments required to work on live tenders
  • Identify main commercial/contractual risks for the business in bids
  • Have a good understanding of competitors


  • Experienced Bid Manager or Bid Writer looking for the next career steps
  • Demonstratable success in winning bids/tenders
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Creative and innovative thinking skills
  • Ability to manage teams and meet deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail

Competitive salary plus car or allowance and package

Atkins Search act as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Construction, Consultancy, Residential and Infrastructure recruitment and service the East and West Midlands, South Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Lincolnshire, Peterborough and Northern Home Counties regions.

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