Proposals Manager-Tier One Mutlinational Law Firm

11 Jun 2018
09 Jul 2018
Full Time
Contract Type

The client is a Tier One law firm located in Manchester City Centre and is looking for a Proposal Manager, background NOT important. The client is progressive in its approach, and it sees the value in having teams composed of staff with a diversity of different sector experience. The company is founded on the principle of staff-first, with a clear focus on continual professional development, career progression and providing support to ensure its employees achieve their goals. A multi-national industry leader, this client is looking for a candidate with experience in proposals.


  • Act as the lead on pitch writing, and in so doing manage pitches from end to end
  • Conduct win & loss type reviews
  • Work closely with proposal execs to identify what is needed for their pitches and to support them in collating such information
  • Together with other managers in the firm, identify best practices to ensure that the company remains a market leader
  • Liaise with the executive team, key stakeholders to manage and execute key product and feature launch campaigns
  • Work on the national and international products and their marketing campaigns
  • Maintain effective internal communication between teams
  • Raise product and brand awareness
  • Write effective copy over a variety of different mediums
  • Continually assessing marketing and competitors' conditions, strengths, weaknesses, so as to maintain and develop the product portfolio to maintain leadership in the market


  • Experience in proposals at a Senior Executive level minimum
  • Capacity to work under pressure and at a pace: When an opportunity opens up with a mega-client, you need to move quickly
  • Content and Communication skills, with exceptionally good English and able to write persuasively
  • Dedicated to exceeding the customer's expectations
  • Commitment to carrying oneself with the highest level of integrity
  • Desirables: Another language, and bids experience in accounting/law firms

Job Offer

Competitive basic salary, plus a wealth of benefits, as well as excellent career opportunities in a Tier One Company in Manchester City Centre. On top of this, the successful candidate will benefit from the following:

  • A long term plan for professional development
  • Career progression opportunities
  • The opportunity to manage a team with autonomy
  • A highly varied role that will keep you on your feet and engaged
  • Flexible work hours
  • Pension
  • 25 days annual holiday plus 3 annual discretionary days and opportunity to buy additional annual leave
  • Flexi-time
  • Bonus plan
  • Free membership to health plan
  • Employee assistance programmes, counselling included