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Bid Co-ordinator

Full Time


Base Location: Flexible

Salary: £22,200 – £33,400 depending on skills and experience + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | Flexible working options available

What is the Role?

SSE has set a target of tripling its Renewable generation output to 30TWh by 2030. A significant proportion of this capacity will be contracted through competitive processes or auctions in the UK & Ireland as well as internationally. Success in these processes will be crucial for delivering at this scale and will be dependent on an innovative approach to adding value to projects and bids.

As Bid Co-ordinator, you’ll work in the SSE Renewables bid team, working across markets and technologies to deliver competitive and commercially robust bids. You will be responsible for providing effective and efficient bid-coordination and administrative support to the Bid Director and bid team.

A large part of this role involves collating bid compliance and administration documents, supporting bid governance as well as data gathering/analysis and reporting to ensure that the team are organised and focused on their designated responsibilities.

What do I need?

Were looking for someone who has demonstrable experience in a fast-paced environment with multiple work streams in play, and a focus on achieving and delivering results within challenging deadlines. You’ll have an excellent grasp of bid compliance and supporting bid processes and submissions.

As a main point of contact for the bid and wider support team you will be responsible for managing all documentation and information going to and from the client and joint venture partners. This will entail developing and managing; Compliance Registers, Technical Query Registers and SharePoint sites. Furthermore, you will be responsible for managing all document management requirements of bids in line with bid processes and work break down structures, continuously monitoring the application of these to ensure they are up to date and consistently adopted.

A knowledge of basic financial processes such as invoice processing, raising purchase orders etc. will be required,

Excellent organisational and verbal and written communication skills are a must. You’ll be very familiar with report writing and competent using Microsoft Office packages such as SharePoint, word, excel, power point, project and outlook.

As a person, you’ll have a proactive interest in the energy market, and the associated economic and political issues faced within the UK. Also, you’ll have a passion for customer services and pride yourself on your outstanding stakeholder management skills, both internal and external.

About our Business

SSE Renewables is a leading developer and operator of renewable energy, with growth ambitions to treble our renewable energy output by 2030. We drive new growth by identifying, developing, building and operating high quality assets across the UK, Ireland and internationally. As our ambitions and projects grow, so do our teams, meaning we can offer a great selection of opportunities, training and development to support your career.

Life at SSE

If you’re considering a career with us, you’re probably wondering what’s in it for you? From health and wellness to finances and family, we’re proud of our benefits package which includes 34 days holiday (plus the option to buy additional days), enhanced maternity and paternity leave, discounted healthcare and a wide range of offers via our SSE Advantage scheme.

At SSE we’re proud to celebrate difference. We all have different skills, experience and backgrounds and we strive to have a friendly and inclusive culture where you can be yourself. We take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra ‘if it’s not safe, we don’t do it’.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required during the application and assessment process, and upon joining SSE.

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online, and I’ll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome.

If you would like to discuss any working differently requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact

EXTERNAL: Before commencing employment with SSE, you’ll be required to fully complete our pre-employment screening process consisting of a basic criminal records and credit check.


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