Bid Coordinator (Transport / Freight)

Sector:
Transport, Logistics
Job Type:
Full Time
Region:
Yorkshire and the Humber
County:
West Yorkshire

Town/City:
Bradford
Description:
Competitive

An exciting opportunity is available for an experienced and enthusiastic Tender and Bid Coordinator working for a Bradford based Freight and Logistics Company (although the role can also be based in any one of the company’s other locations in Nuneaton, Immingham, or Basildon). The company, part of a worldwide organization, offer a competitive salary depending on skills and experience.
 
This is a new role and you will be part of our Tender Management Team responsible for the submission of tenders with a road brokerage requirement (Shipments from 2.5T to FTL). The tender team works within the Business Development Department and you will therefore work closely with commercial colleagues on a range of large opportunities ensuring customer/prospect requirements and expectations are met.
 Relevant experience of operating in the LTL FTL transport environment is essential for this role, with an awareness of European geography, and Transport Tender Management experience is highly desirable. 
 
The Role:
-Provide timely, competitive and commercial responses to all tenders which require the company’s Road Brokerage (LTL & FTL) product; ensuring all customer requirements are identified and understood. This will involve liaising with suppliers to source the required capacity as necessary
-Organise large amounts of data to allow the efficient analysis of customer shipment and profile data
-Report on the progress and status of tender submissions and create and maintain accurate records of tender submissions
 
The Person:
-Sound understanding of MS Office packages, in particular Excel, and a good attention to detail
-Good time management, planning and organizational skills to ensure priorities and deadlines are met
-Strong communication skills, able to speak confidently with internal colleagues at all levels as well as suppliers.
 
Interested?
Apply now with your CV and a short covering letter telling us why this is the right role for you.
We look forward to hearing from you.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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