Tenders Manager

Chorley | £25,000 to £30,000 per annum per annum

Application Close Date: 24/07/2019 (Closed)

Tenders Manager

Location: Chorley, Duxbury Park

Remuneration: £25,000 – £30,000 per annum


This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader providing green services to private and public sector businesses. 


The Opportunity

The Tenders Manager is a crucial part of the head office based Business Development team, responsible for growing the business and expanding into new markets. The successful candidate will be provided with exposure to, and understanding of the whole Glendale business. This varied role will be part of a dynamic team submitting pre qualification questionnaires, tender/re­tender proposals and research projects across the full range of green services.


Your duties will include (but not limited to):

  • Preparation of commercial tenders including constructing financial estimates/models largely based on bills of quantities and schedule of rates 
  • Preparing compelling written quality submissions,  with innovative responses that exceed client expectations
  • Submitting and delivering bid presentations to existing and potentially new customers 
  • Monitor submitted tenders (whether won or lost) in order to help with future strategy


The Person


The successful candidate will be:


  • Familiar with all tendering related activities and have experience of tender bid preparation
  • Financially astute with a commercial aptitude 
  • Articulate, with clarity in all written material
  • A capable and confident communicator
  • An excellent project planner with strong organisational and time management skills with a keen eye for detail
  • Driven, with a desire to succeed under time pressured situations


Candidates should ideally have previous experience of securing local authority or private sector contracts and be a confident user of MS Office and Google applications.


A full driving licence is essential for this post.


What can Glendale offer you?

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous annual leave
  • Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
  • Employee health cash plan
  • Employee discount portal – discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Pension Scheme
  • Company sick pay
  • Career progression
  • Training and development


Glendale is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

How to Apply

If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you.  Please apply with a letter of application and CV to recruit@glendale-services.co.uk 

Closing Date

  • 24th July 2019


About Glendale

Glendale is one of the largest green space management service providers in the UK and specialises in tree care and management, grounds maintenance and landscaping. For more information visit www.glendale-services.co.uk.


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If you are interested in applying for this role, we suggest that you do so at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment as interviews will be held throughout the process. Please note that if you have not received correspondence within 21 days then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.


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