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Proposals Manager - Water

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £45k - 50k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 21 days ago

  • Sector: Water, Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Joshua Misailidis
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 020 7743 7582
  • Expiry Date: 18 August 2022
  • Job Ref: 397735JMS

My client, a leading contractor in the water and utilites sector, is looking to strengthen their Estimating team with a Proposals Manager for two of their frameworks, the CMDP joint venture framework. Based at the Brighton office and the Thames Water Framework, based in their London office. You will own and manage all aspects of the proposal process - including requirement review, strategy, and scheduling.

You will report directly to the Head of Estimating and the responsibilities will include:

  • Solutions Development; provide feasibility and constructability reviews into the optioneering stage

  • Undertake peer reviews of design outputs at key junctures. Particularly ensuring robust reviews of works Information / design outputs for estimating, and ensuring the design is meeting the needs of the project

  • Coordinate with the Estimating Team at solutions development & tender stages for each project to produce project estimates to the required level of granularity to inform the risk and value and investment decision processes.

  • Manage the development of draft contractual documentation

  • Undertake tranche & project level reporting and programme updates

  • Review and provide input to the risk management attending risk workshops as part of the integrated team and assisting with identifying the current and future risks to the tranche/project

  • Co-ordination and management of supporting staff in preparing for and undertaking site investigations & surveys

About You

  • Degree level qualification in a Civil Engineering allied subject or HND in Civil Engineering and vocational training in Engineering 

  • Understanding of Engineering Principles 

  • Knowledge and Understanding of construction contract law and forms of contract through experience and formal training. 

  • MICE

  • MAPM

  • Holding a current relevant CSCS Card


For more information, please call Joshua at 020 7743 7582, or email him at