AM Bid Services, who are specialists in providing bidding expertise, are pleased to announce that they have joined the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) as Commercial Associate.
The company comes to the SFHA to build on its prevailing rich knowledge and experience of working within the housing sector, and view their involvement with the SFHA as a key element in their business development and growth strategy.
AM Bid Services offers Federation members extensive bidding experience in the area of housing, having proven success in producing winning bids for contracts in a variety of fields, including but not limited to: professional services; development and construction; repairs and maintenance; energy efficiency; mechanical and engineering; care services and telecare.
The team at AM Bid Services is led by qualified housing professionals. Managing Director and FCIH, Andrew Morrison, previously worked within the Housing Departments at both the City of Edinburgh and West Lothian Councils and is a former Board Member at both Melville Housing Association and the Chartered Institute of Housing in Scotland. Bid Development Director and CIHCM, David Gray, previously worked with Hanover Scotland, the Link Group and a private sector housing management company.
The experience gained by Andrew in his work with British Gas and by David through his work with EDF Energy, ensures that strong commercial awareness and expertise is at the forefront for AM Bid Services and will prove invaluable to the Federation’s membership.
Currently in their third year of trading, AM Bid Services has grown at an exponential rate, with turnover for 2015/16 exceeding £¼ million, up 195% on the previous year.
On the subject of supporting the SFHA, Managing Director, Andrew Morrison states: “AM Bid Services is delighted to begin 2017 as a Commercial Associate with the SFHA. We look forward to taking a full and active part with the Federation and are excited to think not only about the business benefits of supporting the SFHA but also, what we can give back to the sector in terms of bidding and procurement advice. Procurement is becoming increasingly important for housing clients as well as suppliers / contractors and we offer specialised, expert assistance from professionals with relevant sectoral experience and expertise. If it is important to you that your bids, funding applications, award submissions and web content are compelling and meet with success, then please, do get in touch with us.”
More details about AM Bid Services can be found at: www.ambidservices.co.uk