Bid Co-ordinator
graduate job
Expires8 days

Bid Co-ordinator

Job description

DAI is seeking a Coordinator to join our busy Business Development team. The position will be based in Apsley, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. Become part of the thriving DAI business, located in spacious, bespoke offices, 30 minutes from Euston - with excellent rail and motorway links to London and region.

Bid Coordinators are key members of DAI’s business development team. They support the Bid Director and Bid Manager with the preparation of proposals right through the bidding cycle from the identification of new opportunities through to bid submission and negotiations. We are looking for a Coordinator, with experience in a busy office environment, for our fast-paced Business Development Unit. The role will involve working closely with colleagues to provide support for the winning of major international consultancy projects.

What we are looking for

We would like to hear from you if you have a pro-active attitude with strong organisational and team-working skills along with an ability to multi-task and work to deadlines. This is an ideal entry level position for candidates with a strong interest in working within the international development sector.

For the role the successful candidate will have:

  • Excellent inter-personal skills – able to establish and maintain positive working relationships both internally and externally
  • IT literate with good knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Numerate with a high level of attention to detail
  • Excellent communications skills both written and verbal
  • Capable of working under own initiative, but also a team player
  • Strong customer service skills

Experience of working in an international/multi-cultural environment is an advantage, as is previous work with DFID or other donors and experience of supporting consulting services.

If you believe you have the above skills and experience, and you have the right to work within the EEA, we look forward to hearing from you.


Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field.

Accepted degree subjects

  • health sciences
  • economics
  • social sciences
  • mathematics
  • philosophy
  • humanities
  • business and management studies
  • politics
  • environmental science and ecology
  • law and legal studies

How to apply

Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place in early September.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 23/08/2018

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Closing date: 31/08/2018


Additional job details

Number of vacanciesOne
LocationApsley, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire


A generous benefits package including company pension, private health scheme, cycle to work scheme and contribution


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