Marketing & Tenders Manager / Senior Executive. (Fixed Term Contract for 12 months)

Location: Glasgow

Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract

Hours: Full Time

Experience: n/a

Closing Date: 10 July 2022

Marketing & Tenders Manager / Senior Executive. (Fixed Term Contract for 12 months)

MacRoberts continues to develop and grow as a dynamic, modern Scottish law firm, serving businesses and private individuals, with strong leadership and operational excellence. We are a firm which is collegiate and are set apart from our competitors by our quality of service, industry knowledge, legal expertise and the ability to deliver innovative solutions for our clients.

We are committed to providing the highest-quality service to our clients. We achieve this through recruiting and developing high-calibre, talented individuals throughout the firm. We recognise that our staff are vital to continuing the success and growth of our business.

MacRoberts is a law firm where you can really make your mark. Let us be part of your success.

The Role

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and enthusiastic individual to join the Marketing team at one of Scotland’s leading law firms. Reporting to the Marketing Director, you will manage all aspects of the tender process from downloading tender documents, preparing responses to questionnaires, drafting tender responses, ensuring company information is kept up to date and supporting with wider project work.

You will have experience of working with stakeholders at all levels and be proactive in completing a variety of tasks. You will have excellent communication skills and be confident in dealing with partners and staff across a variety of teams within the firm.

Key Responsibilities

 

  • Manage tender responses, both for public and private sector clients, including bid drafting
  • Maintain and update membership profiles on tender portals, the internal tender knowledge bank and tracking statistics on submission and win rates
  • Take a proactive role in driving the proposal process and develop strategic and tactical proposals, timelines and procedures to win new business
  • Facilitate meetings with team members to evaluate the business and client issues and help develop stakeholder engagement strategies from the beginning of the bid process
  • Attend and actively contribute to the kick-off strategy, status, follow-up/debrief, and presentation preparation meetings
  • Undertake general marketing and business development activities (e.g. events, social media, comms, PR and digital)

 

Skills/Experience

 

  • Previous bidding experience in both the public and private sectors is essential
  • Previous experience in a marketing role within professional services would be advantageous
  • Strong IT skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, InDesign)
  • Educated to degree level
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Highly organised and self-motivated
  • Proactive, diligent and methodical with excellent attention to detail

 

Applicants should be able to demonstrate an enthusiastic approach and a genuine interest in this area of work along with the ability to multi task and adapt to the fast-paced environment of the firm.

 

Contract Type:

Fixed-term, maternity cover for 12 months.

 

Location:

This role will be hybrid working allowing employees to work from home as well as in any one our offices in Glasgow and Edinburgh 2 days per week. 


Our Benefits: 
 

  • An inclusive working environment. We know our employees want a suitable work-life balance according to their different personal circumstances so we support them to achieve this wherever we can - whether it is working from home, working different hours or in an alternative way.
  • A range of benefits.  This includes areas such as pensions & life assurance, health and wellbeing, generous annual leave, holiday purchase plan and enhanced sick pay and family friendly pay.
  • Discretionary pay awards based on performance. We reward success appropriately and assess individual performance against our core values and annual and long-term financial and non-financial objectives.

 

Any job offers made are subject to successful pre-employment checks, including those from Disclosure Scotland.

 

MacRoberts LLP is an equal opportunities employer.  This means that we aim to ensure that no applicants nor employees are treated less favourably on the grounds of religion or belief, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, age, disability, race, colour, nationality, or ethnic origin, or are disadvantaged by conditions or requirements which cannot be shown to be justifiable.

 

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