Graduate Bid Manager 2019
Posted on Dec 14, 2018 by Balfour Beatty
Our Balfour Beatty Graduate scheme is a two year programme designed to launch your career. You will be joining a leading international infrastructure group shaping innovative and efficient infrastructure that underpins our daily lives, supports communities and enables growth.
By joining our Bid Manager graduate scheme, you'll work closely with the people who are driving the business forward. Over the two year development programme, you'll get a taste of different business areas, with each one offering an insider's view of the people, processes and technology that are transforming our business. The outcome of the programme will be to specialise in Work Winning and Bid Management - finding opportunities, developing tenders and winning the projects that keeps the business going. Through this role you get to work with all of the functions in the business - operations, procurement, estimating, commercial, planning and health, safety & environment - as well as our clients, subcontractors and suppliers.
Our programme recognises the importance of giving meaningful and challenging work, so you can expect to be immersed in real activities and given responsibilities from the outset. As your programme progresses you will have increased responsibility; working with experts who will share their knowledge, provide support and give invaluable feedback so you never stop learning. You will be part of a graduate cohort and be assigned Business Improvement and Corporate Social Responsibility Projects that can affect the way we work as a business.
What we're looking for
- A flexible approach to work and able to adapt to change (you may be required to relocate as part of the programme)
- A team focus with the ability to communicate and build strong relationships with a wide variety of people at all levels
- A driven, self-motivated attitude, with the ability to work on your own initiative and influence decision making
What you'll need:
- A minimum of a 2:2 BA (Hons) or BSc (Hons)
- Eligibility to work and live permanently in the UK
- A full, clean UK driving licence
Rewards and Benefits
We offer a competitive salary that is reviewed annually based on performance. You will have the opportunity to join a contributory pension scheme, flexible benefits package and you may be entitled to a company car, if applicable to the role.
Our Graduate Bid Management scheme is based in our Power Transmission & Distribution business and will be a rotational role around the UK.
For more information about what you can expect as a Balfour Beatty Graduate and what's involved in the scheme, visit our website and view the profiles of our current graduates across the Group.
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