We are looking for a passionate and committed Head of Relationships and Tender Management who understands that outstanding service provision is derived from forming positive and productive relationships.
We want to work in more communities and deliver more of the high-quality services that people need. We believe that identifying and securing tendering opportunities builds operational capacity, delivers innovative practice, and enables us to invest in incredible services that support thousands of individuals to access the support they need to improve their mental health and wellbeing. That’s why we are looking for a dynamic and experienced Head of Relationships and Tender Management to join our growing Operations Team.
As the Head of Relationships and Tender Management you will be helping to meet ambitious growth targets and write successful bids and manage the tender process. With a focus on transformation, supporting the organisation in the development of new service models internally and identifying new service streams with external commissioners and statutory funding partners.
You will be responsible for ensuring that the organisation is prepared to face the challenges of competitive tendering through being able to demonstrate quality in all aspects of our work. This includes not only successfully submitting quality bids and identifying/preparing for specific future opportunities but also to review our current policies and procedures to ensure we can demonstrate that we are a quality organisation providing high quality services and manage any successful tender contracts accordingly.
The Head of Relationships and Tender Management:
Who are we looking for?
Support in Mind Scotland is a leading national mental health charity providing incredible person-centred support. We want to make sure we can offer evidence-based mental health support to all those who need it, and we want to build meaningful partnerships, as an innovative and knowledgeable tender professional you will be supporting us to enable this change.
What I do and what I achieve
We are looking for someone who is ambitious, positive, organised, and experienced in bid writing and tender management. This is a great opportunity to shape competitive tendering and transform services across the organisation.
Could we be a match?
You would be joining Support in Mind Scotland at an exciting stage of growth and development and will be one of the changemakers in that process.
In return for your passion, innovation and dedication, we offer:
We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds and value the unique experience that each individual brings to our organisation. We are committed to equality, diversity and inclusion within our workforce, and to building a team made up of diverse skills, experiences and all kinds of life experiences.
Please email your CV, Covering letter and completed application form to email@example.com as soon as possible with ‘Recruitment – ‘Head of Tendering and Contract Management’ as the title.
The closing date for applications is 5pm on the 8th July 2022.
If you consider yourself to have a disability, please complete the relevant section within the application pack to inform us of any arrangements that we may make to the interview process.
We reserve the right to close this advert earlier or later than stated, so please don’t delay your application to avoid any disappointment.