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Tendering Manager

Lerwick Engineering and Fabrication

Greenhead Base, Gremista, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0PY
Lerwick Engineering and Fabrication
Job Details


Position: Tendering Manager
Location: Shetland Islands/Aberdeen  (Hybrid Working)
Company: LEF Welding and Fabrication
Salary: £50,000 – £70,000 per annum
Employment Type: Full-Time


About LEF Welding and Fabrication:

LEF Welding and Fabrication is a premier welding and fabrication company based in the Shetland Islands. We are dedicated to delivering top-tier products and services to a diverse range of clients. We are seeking an experienced Tendering Manager to join our dynamic team, with the flexibility of hybrid working.

Job Description:

As the Tendering Manager at LEF Welding and Fabrication, you will be pivotal in our business development efforts. You will manage the tendering process from inception to completion, ensuring that all proposals are thorough, competitive, and align with our company’s strategic objectives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the preparation and submission of high-quality, competitive tenders and proposals.
  • Analyse tender documents to identify key requirements and risks.
  • Coordinate with various departments (engineering, procurement, finance, etc.) to gather necessary information and compile comprehensive tender packages.
  • Develop and maintain a database of costs and prices for standard materials and services.
  • Ensure compliance with all tender requirements and company policies.
  • Monitor and evaluate the performance of submitted tenders, providing feedback for continuous improvement.
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with clients, suppliers, and other stakeholders.
  • Stay updated with industry trends, market conditions, and competitor activities.


  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a tendering or bid management role, preferably within the welding and fabrication industry.
  • Strong understanding of tendering processes, commercial terms, and contractual agreements.
  • Excellent project management and organisational skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and tendering software.
  • Exceptional communication and negotiation skills.
  • Attention to detail and strong analytical abilities.

Why Join LEF Welding and Fabrication?

  • Highly competitive salary range, with progression opportunities available.
  • Hybrid working options for a better work-life balance.
  • Opportunity to work with a team of industry experts.
  • Career growth and development opportunities.
  • A supportive and inclusive work environment.
  • Chance to contribute to exciting and challenging projects.


How to Apply:

Interested candidates are invited to submit their CV and a cover letter detailing their relevant experience and why they are a good fit for this role to LEF.

Welding and Fabrication is an equal opportunity employer


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