Founded in 1968, Griffiths are one of the leading civil engineering and construction organisations working in Wales, the English border counties, and the West of England.
We pride ourselves in providing the “personal touch” establishing and maintaining mutually beneficial relationships at all levels within client organisations, throughout the supply chain and with stakeholders.
We are very proud of our history and what makes us the company we are today. We also have huge ambitions for the future and want to continue our growth and innovation to remain at the leading edge of our industry we offer a range of career development opportunities as a Business Unit of Tarmac PLC. We are looking for people who share this passion, enthusiasm, and collaborative approach to join our team. As part of a global business in CRH, the career opportunities are limitless.
We have a great opportunity for a Bid Manager to join our highly successful Pre-Construction Team based out of our Head Office in Abergavenny, South Wales.
Our Pre-construction team is responsible for tendering large infrastructure projects and frameworks throughout Wales, the Midlands and South West England. Strong teamwork, good communication and time management skills and a keen eye for attention to detail will be needed.
The purpose of the Bid Manager role is to lead, manage and co-ordinate all aspects of a bid for capital projects and frameworks up to £100m, ensuring high quality proposals are delivered that reflect Griffiths’ values and business strategy.
On a day to day basis, the successful Bid Manager’s duties and responsibilities will include (but are not limited to) the following:
Furthermore, we are looking to hear from candidates who have the following skills & attributes:
The ideal candidate will have previous bid management and bid writing experience, ideally within a highways/rail/civil engineering industry background. You will also have experience of leading a tender team and also be able to work independently on smaller bids. You’ll be creative, consistently work to high standards and find innovative ways to add value to bids. You’ll be a great team player, take a real sense of pride in your work and ideally have a competitive personality as we’re bidding against our competitors!
We offer an extensive range of career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards, incentives and benefits: