Tender Coordinator (geophysical surveys - Temporary)


Location: Bristol, UK
Working pattern: Full time, temporary 6 to 9 months (could lead to other opportunities/ permanent position)

About us

Horizon Geosciences provides comprehensive geophysical survey and geotechnical investigation services to the offshore industry to support every stage of the development of offshore and nearshore facilities. Headquartered in the United Arab Emirates, and working through our regional network of offices the Company offers our full range of services around the world.

The role

To join our expanding UK office in Bristol, the role requires a candidate experienced in tendering, preferably with a background in geophysical surveys, who can assist with the production of tenders and prequalification documents.

The responsibilities for this role include:

  • Logging invitations to tender or prequalify
  • Working on the development, presentation and implementation of commercial and technical proposals and pre-qualifications
  • Assisting with the coordination of the timely response to tenders or prequalification
  • Assist in collating relevant data and information
  • Preparation of cost models using existing excel templates

The person

The following qualifications, experience and skills are required:

  • A relevant degree in geophysical or geotechnical sciences or similar
  • A minimum of 3 years' industry experience
  • Proven track record with knowledge of geophysical survey equipment and techniques would be desirable
  • A good working knowledge of tendering processes
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to liaise effectively with others
  • Proven ability to be a strong team player
  • Highly self-motivated, self-disciplined and having the ability to work to tight deadlines
  • High standards of attention to detail, quality and accuracy
  • First rate time management, planning and organisational skills
  • Computer literate to an intermediate or advanced level, including knowledge of MS Word; Excel; and MS Project

Salary: Competitive

To apply, please send a cover letter outlining your experience to date and motivation for applying for this role together with your CV to careers@horizon-geosciences.com with Tender Coordinator in the subject line.

Applicants must be in possession of valid documentation allowing them to work in the UK.

No agencies please

published: 14 June 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.