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Bid Manager

Slough, United Kingdom


Job Description

We’re currently recruiting a Bid Manager to join our highly successful team in Slough.


Reporting to the Sales Director, as the Bid Manager you will provide “Best in Class” Bids and be the benchmark for all Applications Engineers in your team. You will design valued engineered solutions, provide complete technical , Application & Design support for Eaton’s Power Quality product and Electrical solutions.


Your main duties :


  • UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply) solution design
  • Pre sales technical and commercial support
  • Project estimation and quotation creation
  • Tender and drawing review
  • Site meetings when required
  • Technical and commercial responsibility for project handovers
  • Supporting daily pre-sales technical enquiries from customers, field sales and marketing
  • Providing High Level Technical support to junior team members, assisting with their continued development
  • Apex reviews and Goal Setting
  • Organising team training and improvement planning
  • Monthly Reporting to Sales Director
  • Working with the team and other departments to improve and streamline procedures


What we are looking for:


  • Extensive product pre-sales & technical experience in a relevant industry
  • A proven record of large system sales at the top end of the marketplace up to multi-million pound projects
  • A proven track record of designing Value Engineered solutions
  • Highly experienced in the production of tendering packages including drawings, compliance statements & bids


  • AutoCAD qualified
  • Formal qualification in the Electrical field

What we offer:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits package
  • Permanent contract in fast growing global company
  • Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team
  • Great promotional opportunities  – Eaton encourages internal promotion, whenever possible
  • Culture & Values - Eaton is more than the products we invent and produce – the way we do business is just as important. At Eaton, our values and culture define who we are – both individually and as an organization – and direct our activities every day


Candidate applying to the vacancy will be subject of the background screening.

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Sales

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: Sales EMEA

Job Level: Manager
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: Yes
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 053657