Submissions Lead

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Construction/Technical
  • Business Group:Higgins
  • Location:Auckland
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  • Closing Date:27 Feb 2024

Description:

Higgins has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Submissions Lead to join our Green team. 

In this role you'll manage and lead end-to-end development and delivery of compelling submissions to win priority contracts for Higgins, while implementing industry leading best practices and ensuring continuous improvement.

What you will bring to the role:
  • Relevant tertiary qualification
  • At least 5 years of industry involvement
  • Experience in a Submissions Management role with a tendering environment working across medium to large public sector bids related to engineering, transport, maintenance or operations
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills and experience using these to foster collaboration between multiple teams and stakeholders
  • Leadership experience preferred
  • Ability to cope with changing commercial conditions and be able to implement practical and timely solutions to problems that arise
  • Ability to display commercial initiative with a sense of drive and the ability to remain focused on results and goals
  • High level relationship building and stakeholder management skills, ability to influence
  • Demonstrated record of ensuring safe working practices in areas of control
  • Being able to focus on excellence and continuing improvement in all aspects of running the business.
  • Champions a solution focused mindset
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
Higgins is a leading roading and civil infrastructure company in New Zealand. We are on a dynamic growth path with people at the heart of what we do every day. We offer a great working environment, competitive salary, subsidised medical insurance and subsidised education and training for you and your dependants.

Higgins is committed to a drug-free workplace. The successful applicant will be required to pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing along with a health check – you’ll need to be fit for work!

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