Our client a leading IT systems integrator are currently seeking a Bid Writer or Bid Manager to join their highly successful Bids and Tenders team. This interesting and varied role directly contributes to the organisation's profit and expanding customer base by effectively authoring and coordinating individual bids and tenders. The role involves assisting throughout the entire tender process, from application to bid completion. This varied role plays a key part in establishing new customers and important industry partnerships across the public and private sector. Summary of Key Accountabilities Prepares, authors and compiles OR Manages bids and tenders to reflect the corporate identity that satisfy commercial and technical requirements of potential customers Work as part of a team to log bids, devise bid strategy, assist planning of individual bids, review bid quality and dispatch according to deadlines Liaise with the Internal Departments to discuss commercial terms of the bid response and distribute work packages to key contributors of the bid response Ability to identify risks and third party involvement as early as possible Assists with the construction and maintenance of a database of standard tender responses Assists bids team with won/loss bid analysis and logging of lessons learned/market intelligence for future reference Ability to form strong, positive working relationships with internal and external customers Education and Skill Requirements Preferably graduate level or equivalent in appropriate subject area for Bid Writer or 2-5 years experience for Bid Manager Good communication skills, verbal and written Attention to detail Customer facing ICT knowledge and experience in the sector an advantage Good numerical skills Experience in Microsoft packages (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) Team player ethos Good time management, prioritisation and organisation skills and ability to multi-task Project Co-ordination understanding Ability to work under pressure Results and achievement motivated Self motivated and committed If you feel you have the required experience for either the BId Writer or Bid Manager position please apply with an updated CV in MS Word format.