Senior Bid Manager

Last updated 14 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

About Laing O’Rourke

Laing O’Rourke is a $6 billion international operation with over 50 years of involvement in Australian construction and infrastructure including more than a decade under the Laing O’Rourke banner. We are currently delivering some of Australia’s most exciting projects across the transport, building construction, defence, airports, mining, civil and social infrastructure sectors. Laing O’Rourke is committed to becoming the recognised leader for innovation and excellence in the construction industry.

About the role

Laing O’Rourke is recruiting a Senior Bid Manager to join our growing business in Melbourne. With an exciting pipeline of major infrastructure projects, it’s a fantastic opportunity to be part of a great team and culture.

Key responsibilities

The Senior Bid Manager will have primary accountability for the successful planning and execution of Expression of Interest and Tender phases for selected major project opportunities. The role would be a direct report and close working relationship with the General Manager Pre Contracts and operate in collaboration with Project Directors/Leaders, Technical and Functional Leaders and the wider bid teams.

This role would be based in Melbourne, predominantly focussed on Victorian Rail and Road infrastructure opportunities with potential to support Laing O’Rouke work winning activities interstate as required.

About you

You will have relevant tertiary qualifications, as well as a proven experience in delivering high value bids within Rail and/or Road projects.

You will have a collaborative approach to building and sustaining high performance teams and engaging with clients, stakeholders and partners

Strong organisational and communication skills to integrate Team, Technical, Functional and Commercial expertise to generate compelling solutions that satisfy client and stakeholder needs.


We work hard to create an environment that brings out the best in our people. We believe in building careers through providing a safe, connected and innovative culture that supports ongoing growth and development. We offer industry-leading benefits such as specialised learning and development programs, a mental health and wellbeing program, industry leading paid parental leave policy, family friendly work practices, additional purchased leave option and coaching programs for staff on parental leave.

Diversity & Inclusion

We are committed to building a workforce that reflects the diverse society in which we live and work. We recognise the increasing importance of flexible work arrangements and family friendly work practices to enable and maintain a diverse, adaptive and high performing workforce.

Laing O'Rourke is committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.