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Bid Manager

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Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch
Categories: Marketing & Business Development, Project Management

Downer has been designing, building and sustaining New Zealand’s infrastructure for over a century and is a leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand.

With over 12,000 employees in New Zealand, we work alongside some of New Zealand’s biggest businesses, councils and government agencies.

We have a role available in either our Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch offices.

As a market leader in infrastructure and engineering services, we are seeking a dynamic and proactive individual to join our National Bid Team as a Bid Manager.  

In return we offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • The chance to lead a diverse range of strategic proposals, with different teams across NZ
  • Opportunities for development through training and professional qualification
  • A dynamic environment

As a Bid Manager with us, you’ll be responsible for tender submissions in our Transport Services, and Facilities Services and Utilities divisions. You will lead complex and high value, strategic opportunities. You will use your superior communications and writing skills to craft high-quality and compelling documents. If you’re looking for the next step in your career, this is a great opportunity to work on with a leading company and shape their business.

You will also have a role in maintaining visibility of forthcoming opportunities in the marketplace and assisting with strategic, long-term business planning with key internal stakeholders.

You’ll bring with you strong project management skills and the ability to drive the end-to-end bid strategy and proposal development.  With well-developed business acumen and the ability to think and act strategically, you’ll have a commitment to quality and continuous improvement.  Critical thinking is also essential, and you’ll couple this with the demonstrated ability to build and maintain key stakeholder relationships.

You’ll also bring with you:

  • A degree level qualification
  • A proven track record of managing the end-to-end tender process for strategic opportunities
  • Superior proposal and business writing capabilities
  • A passion for working with and leading diverse teams to develop winning strategies and proposals
  • A commitment to quality outcomes and continuous improvement
  • Ability to communicate effectively across different levels of an organisation
  • Proven leadership skills

If this sounds like the opportunity you've been looking for, then don't delay, we'd love to hear from you today!  Visit and search using job number 553679

All successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and medical.

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