Pre-Construction Manager

29th August 2023

Founded in 1978, Clark Contracts Ltd is a privately owned main contractor with several operating divisions; Construction, Fit Out, Small Works, Retail, Housing, Maintenance and Manufactured Joinery. ‚ÄčWe employ over 220 people with offices in the East and West of Scotland.


Due to continued growth we are now looking to recruit a Pre-Construction Manager to join the organisation.


Role & Responsibilities

  • Leading the Bid Management in both our Fit Out and Small Works divisions you will manage tenders from receipt through to project commencement. 
  • Preparation of tender quality submissions for tenders in both our Fit Out and Small Works divisions. This will include liaising with supporting departments (marketing, health and safety, surveying, contracts etc.) to allocate resources to specific tasks to ensure quality and tender compliance is achieved.
  • Collating and managing the following to develop a bid response that exceeds our client’s expectations.
    • Construction methodologies
    • Risk register
    • Programme.
    • Alternative proposals inc. value engineering and optioneering.
  • Working with the Estimating department through the bid process including.
    • Review of subcontractor & supplier enquiries
    • Review of tender documents
    • Review of tender bills, prelims, projects brief etc.
    • Identifying both risk and opportunity in bids.
  • Preparing tender interview presentations, with support from the Marketing department, and attending tender interviews.
  • Assisting the marketing department with technical pre-qualification questionnaire requirements as and when required.  



  • Experience in Bid Management within contracting organisation.
  • Comfortable with working with minimal supervision and ability to solve problems by acting on own initiative.
  • IT literate with a good knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.


This is a full time, permanent position and it will be based at our head office in Paisley. For more information or to apply, email


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