Studio 29

Costing Specialist/Bid Manager

  • Location Epping 2, Western Cape
  • Category Costing Specialist/Bid Manager
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Salary Negotiable
  • Ref # 5608

Job description

The Costing Specialist is responsible for the costing and analysis of pricing for bids on new business expansion across the worldwide organisation. A solid financial and accounting background combined with an Expert Excel level and a finance or related degree will be highly recommended. A logistics background where bids have been analysed and managed is required.

Job Description

  • Managing the bid cost analysis
  • Leading and coordinating the preparation of successive RFP responses, if required.
  • Defining the work program, key tasks, interfaces, critical paths, and milestones that need to be completed to ensure the RFP is submitted on time.
  • Identifying the necessary resources needed to complete the RFP response
  • Liaising with our clients and suppliers on a daily basis


  • Tendering and proposal background required, ideally in the removal/relocation environment
  • Ability to work within strict guidelines
  • Must be able to work on own initiative
  • Advanced Excel essential
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Financial Background
  • French Speaking would be ideal/extremely advantageous (not a must)