Bid & Estimating Administrator - MGL Group
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Bid & Estimating Administrator

Location Durham

About the Role
As Bid & Estimating Administrator, you will support the bid and estimating teams to ensure competitive and successful tender submissions.

Good rates of pay and benefits are offered depending upon qualifications and experience. Excellent learning and development are provided with structured career progression.

MGL Group fully supports Equality in Employment. All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit, and business need.

Key Responsibilities


  • Adding new enquiries to the internal database and tracking the progress of bids
  • Assisting with calculations, research, and data collection for bid proposals
  • Liaising with relevant departments and external stakeholders to obtain the required documentation and information
  • Communicating with clients and responding to queries or clarifications
  • Completion of pre-qualification questionnaires (PQQs)
  • Maintain and update online accreditations
  • Creating and maintaining bid libraries and templates
  • External portal management for tenders both uploading and downloading


  • Tender log management
  • Attendance of tender meetings – navigating tender programme on screen, noting comments 
  • Creation of tender folders on SharePoint
  • Creation of contract folder on SharePoint
  • Allocation of contract number
  • Updating contract award documents
  • General administrative duties
  • Sending out of contract details to the wider Group
  • Subcontract enquiries – send outs/chasing/comparisons
  • Chasing up clients on prices that have been submitted for definitive answers on tenders and updating on to the tender programme in advance of the tender meetings.
  • Tender handover meeting minutes

The ideal candidate:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Organisational and time management skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Teamwork and collaboration skills
  • Previous experience in a similar role is highly advantageous

Interested in this role?

If you want to join a face-paced company with family values and a fantastic culture, apply now!

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