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RFP Executive

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RFP Executive

 

RFP Executive

 

We are currently seeking an RFP Executive to join our fantastic Bid Team within the public sector in Manchester on a permanent basis.

The RFP Executive is responsible for managing and controlling the bid production process when responding to tender opportunities generated by sales teammates, in line with Insight’s quality policies and procedures.

 

About us:

You will be joining a Fortune 500-ranked global provider of hardware, software, cloud, and service solutions, providing clients the guidance and expertise needed to define, architect, implement and manage technology today while transforming for tomorrow.

 

Insight UK has been ranked third in Great Place to Work UK's 2021 UK's Best Workplaces, securing this position due to our diverse and inclusive culture.

 

Location:

You should be based in Manchester and will be working 2 days in the office.

 

The role:

 

The RFP Executive is also responsible for maintaining and utilising a data library of proposals and responses and for prioritising proposal production in support of Insight’s strategic goals and objectives.

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Maximise available resources to achieve a high quality and persuasive tender response within agreed timeframes by controlling the qualification of tenders through a bid qualification blueprint
  • Maintain a register of qualified bids including bid directives and win and loss reports and ensure that all appropriate documentation is held and controlled.
  • Manage the physical production process for bid responses and communicate with the client to ensure documentation (hard and soft) is produced to the client’s satisfaction and expectations
  • Collaborate closely with account teams, consulting teams and solution sales teammates to ensure accurate, appropriate, and engaging information is included in each proposal.
  • Suggest and develop improvements to inefficiencies within the tender responses process and continuously deliver high calibre tender responses.

 

 

This list is not exhaustive, you will be required to undertake additional responsibilities as reasonably requested by your manager.

 

 

Essential Skills:

 

  • Background in a similar role as Bid Coordinator or Bid writer
  • IT industry experience within the public sector would be an advantage
  • Experience of composing written literature and presentations. Strong attention to detail and produces highly accurate work
  • Demonstrates business acumen to determine if tenders have any level of commercial risk associated with them Experience of working within a globally diverse environment, showing an understanding of and keen interest in equality, diversity, and inclusion Ability to communicate credibly and with
  • Ability to communicate credibly and with confidence at a senior level to both internal and external stakeholders
  • Able to write content, create templates and manage the end to end process

 

What we offer:

 

  • competitive remuneration and Bonus
  • Fantastic culture (best place to work 2021)
  • Progression and development opportunities (Accreditations and courses)
  • Excellent Benefits
  • Home office on a hybrid schedule

About Insight: 

We believe that by giving you the freedom to think big and empower you to reach your full potential, together we will achieve the best outcomes.  Along with excellent benefits and a compelling reward package, we offer the opportunity to work in a supportive environment with a high level of autonomy and creativity - there’s a reason our average employee tenure is over 6 years.   

We strive to display our three core values of Hunger, Heart and Harmony every day. They represent and drive who we are here at Insight and by doing so we are doing amazing things. Insight started in a garage in 1988 and it is through harnessing our three core values that two brothers, Eric and Tim Crown, steered Insight to the Fortune 500 company it is today. We are now a Global IT Services and Solutions business, passionate about helping customers and the real people who sit behind them. 

 

Application Details: 

Insight is an equal opportunity employer, and we are committed to achieving diversity and equality within our organisation. We seek out people from diverse backgrounds and encourage you to apply. 

We will endeavour to contact you within five business days, should we feel your profile is a good match for this role. If you do not hear from us within this timeframe, please presume that on this occasion, your application was not successful. 

 

A full job description will be provided upon application.