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Contracts & Tendering Assistant

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  • Business Development and Property Assistant

    Location: Colchester

     

    To provide administration and support to the Business Development and Property Teams contributing to the successful delivery of a wide range of growth and property management projects.

    The candidate should exhibit initiative, enthusiasm and a strong willingness to learn and develop, individually and as part of the team.

     

    Key Responsibilities

    • Monitor all relevant sources for new contract opportunities.
    • Assist in the administration of the tender process including research, bid writing including liaison with internal colleagues in the bid completion. See the process though from beginning to end and ensure all key stakeholders are kept informed of the progress.
    • Assist in the administration of Contract Frameworks, reviewing documentation, obtaining key information and processing for authorised signature.
    • Maintenance and updating of a tender tracker to log our bids.
    • Liaison with all relevant personnel and teams within the business in order to ensure compliance with tender requirements.
    • Administration of self-pay and Spot contract uplifts, communicate requests to funders and maintain accurate recording of agreed increase and share the information with key stakeholders, mail merging, data collation, producing letter, maintain trackers accurately.

     

    See JD for full list of responsibilities

     

    About us

    Established over 40 years ago, Care UK is one of the largest providers of residential care for older people, with over 12,000 employees and over 150 homes across the UK. We are the most awarded care home provider for the last two years, with more outstanding rated homes than any other provider.* That's why we're trusted by over 8,500 families. Our care homes provide a range of care services, from short-term respite care to nursing and specialist dementia care. We are committed to providing excellent care and have the highest quality ratings of the five biggest care home providers.

    We are growing, with an ambitious new build programme, having opened over 40 homes since 2013. We continue to grow and are building between six and ten homes a year, as well as continuing to invest in our older homes.

     

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.

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Care UK is committed to ensuring that it employs people with the right mix of talent, skills and potential and will assess every applicant fairly regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependents, age, physical/mental disability or offending background. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us, it will depend on the nature of the role and background of any offence.