Tender Assistant

Date:2018-10-19 End: 2018-12-30

Location - Schiedam, the Netherlands

About BYD

BYD is a leading, high-tech multinational company, based in Shenzhen, China. It operates in four core fields of IT, automotive, new energy, and rail transit and employs over 220,000 people worldwide. As a global pioneer in New Energy Solutions BYD is dedicated to building a zero-emission ecosystem.

BYD Europe BV located in Schiedam, Netherlands is the marketing and sales HQ of BYD Co., Ltd based in Shenzhen, China. BYD Europe BV offers a full line of BYD electric vehicles, including all-electric cars, all-electric buses, and all-electric forklift trucks.

Your responsibilities:

• Fully understand BYD’s EV products and new product development pipelines;

• Liaising with the Country Sales Manager/ Product Manager during the tender process

• Understanding timelines and responsibilities

• Manage the support of the Project Manager on customer’s requirements and product specifications and developments;

• Timely management of tender activities

• Review of the draft and effecting improvement

• Methodologies and executive summaries

• Provide insight and analyses of forthcoming opportunities, best practice and dealing with sourcing/ purchasing team

• Ensure the evaluation of the tender process

• Preparing monthly reports

• Other related activities and contingent assignments

Your profile:

• Experience in tenders will be an advantage

• Administrative role within Finance and/ or Legal will be an advantage

• Higher education level

• Positive, can-do attitude, with the ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines

• Detailed oriented, with high organizational skills

• Able to set priorities and work independently

• Speaking, reading and writing in English and Chinese at a professional level

• Think strategically and act tactical when dealing with stakeholders

• Willing to travel on a regular basis within Europe and to China

We offer

• Work in a rapidly growing company and industry which stands for sustainable technology;

• Performance and experience based competitive remuneration, commuting allowance;

• A chance to develop new processes and grow the R&D team in Europe;

• Team building events and employee learning opportunities.

Growth Opportunities

BYD Europe consists of various departments that support on-going and profitable business growth. Potential development opportunities within the R&D department may be Senior R&D Engineer, R&D Project Manager as well as horizontal growth within different projects and product teams.

Contact information

Please submit your CV and cover letter in the English language to career.eu@byd.com