Tender Specialist

Location: Breda, North Brabant, Netherlands    |  Remote Working Available
Salary: competitive
Sectors: Support
Job Type: Contract
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Passion for Processes, tenders and RFP's? This Junior Tender Specialist vacancy gives you the opportunity to be part of a new department for a fresh scale-up company specialized in high tech medical devices making a real impact. Are you an accurate, commercial savvy, independent junior professional with some experience or knowledge of tenders or RFP's? Then I am sure by the end of the vacancy you will be convinced to apply!

Junior Tender Specialist

Location: Breda
Contract:9 month contract via JP Gray - to be taken over by end client for long-term
Required Languages: A combination of English, Dutch and/or German (other profiles will not be considered)
Salary: EUR 2500 - 3300.- gross per month based on a 40 hour work week depending on level of experience

Where will you work?
The company you will work for is industry leader in medical supplies. You will be challenged everyday with the maintenance of whole order processes for complex diagnostic equipment. You are required to communicate at different levels of the organisation as stakeholder management is key during tenders. You will learn the ins and outs of the full tender process from A to Z in countries like the BeNeLux, Germany and the UK.

You will be challenged everyday with the maintenance of a complex RFP's for which you will need to provide strong proposals in a timely and professional manner. This specific role will allow you to be one of the first contributing to a new team in Europe. Being able to work independently is thus very important but you will be provided with the correct training to become one of the first few Junior Tender Specialists. It will also give you plenty of opportunity to further develop in your career.

What you will be doing as Tender Specialist:
In your role as a tender specialist you will be responsible for all tasks related to the RFP. This will be required you to communicate at different levels of the organisation. Not only are you the first point of contact, the role requires you also to manage all tasks from A-Z. Considering that you will be dealing with various requests at the same time, time management and managing deadlines is very important.

  • Actively lead the tender management process
  • Develop competitive and customer focussed proposals
  • Communicate with global tender teams, bid owners, products managers, and support other departments
  • Support in the further expansion of the tender team

What the Tender Specialist profile looks like:
A service-oriented person that shows strong character, is a team player, and has a strong analytical capacity. You are very comfortable working accurately and are an excellent communicator. You love to solve problems, and can function as efficiently by yourself as you do in a team. In this position you will be trained - but one must know and be aware of what a tender or RFP withholds. Have you never heard of tenders before? Then this might not be right position for you.

Your profile:

  • Bachelor/ HBO degree
  • Fluent in English and a combination of either German and/or Dutch (exceptions will not be considered)
  • Accurate and detail-oriented
  • Experience in tender management is preferred

If you are interested in this role please apply via the website or contact Demi Snelleman via d.snelleman(a)jpgray.nl. Not sure you fully fit the profile? Please send us a mail or give us a call. We always strive to respond to all applications within 5 working days. Sometimes due to the number of responses we cannot. If you have not received a reply we regret to inform that we have continued with other candidates.

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