Preconstruction Manager
Water (Non - Infrastructure)
Competitive Basic + Benefits

Preconstruction Manager

Ref: 710| Posted: 8th Jul 2024

Preconstruction Manager – Exeter + Remote Work

Water / Waste Water projects (Water Treatment Plants, Pumping Stations, Water Assets)

Ideal opportunity for an already experienced Preconstruction Manager or a Bid Manager looking for promotion.



My client is a leading civil engineering contractor working on a long term water framework.



As Preconstruction Manager you will lead on tender bids on the South West Water Framework, taking responsibility for the projects from inception to contract award. 


As Preconstruction Manager your duties will include:

-Liaise with the Estimating Team to ensure timeframes are achieved for the technical and commercial elements of bids.

-Take the lead on tenders with the SWW representatives establishing win strategies and key client drivers for selection.

-Lead in tender bid settlements with the appropriate grade of director personnel who can sign off bids.

-Work within a small pre-construction team based within the SWW Framework Team liaising with the construction delivery teams prior to contract award.

-Liaise with design managers or lead the pre-construction design process depending on the project size and complexity.

-Liaising with other teams – Managing Estimator & Estimating team, Construction delivery teams, Design Managers, Planning Manager.

-Lead bids and take responsibility for - client liaison during bid, technical bid submissions, lead bid settlement meetings with appropriate director.


To be considered for this Preconstruction Manager role you must meet the following criteria:

- Ideally previous Water sector experience, alternatively experience working in other civil engineering or highways sectors may be considered transferable.
- Previous employment as a Bid Manager or Preconstruction Manager.  
- Extensive site experience, comprehensive pre-construction experience – bid writing/ submissions.

 - Previous Main Contractor employment.
- High level of communication skills. 
- Ideally a relevant construction industry qualification (Degree / HND / HNC etc).  



The successful Preconstruction Manager will receive:

*Competitive Basic (Dependant on experience)
*Car Allowance

To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.

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