Bid Writer (Non-Technical)
£40k - £45k + Benefits + Bonus

Bid Writer

Ref: 203| Posted: 30th Mar 2021

Bid Writer - Highways / Civil Engineering / Building / Construction    


Why join this company??? 

This company have one of the best reputations in the construction and civil engineering industry, a highly recognised brand and will give you the chance to work on multi-million pound highways / civil engineering projects.  

Career Progression!!
As a growing business the is plenty of opportunity for career progression, this company is forecast to double its Highways division turnover to £300m within the next year. 

This business is also well known for investing in the development of their staff. Working in a friendly team environment, with a relaxed and personable management structure they know how to get the best out of their staff. 

Fantastic Company Benefits!!!

This company also provide excellent company benefits including car / allowance, very good pension scheme, a bonus with good track record of being paid and also one of the best holiday allowance schemes in the industry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Writing high-quality winning proposal documents, including producing, coordinating and editing written content
  • Managing the submissions process if required
  • Contributing to the bid team at key stages of individual tender projects, gathering technical information from internal departments in order to compile and ensure a high quality bespoke solution is offered to the client
  • Actively participating in story boarding and development of strategic themes
  • Ensuring all proposals are prepared in line with tender programme requirements
  • Ensuring submissions are produced are to the highest quality and aligned with company bid management standards
  • Responsible for proof reading material and providing technical and commercial writing skills
  • Assisting with development of bespoke proposals, best practice information, technique guides, template answers and style sheets
  • Building and developing relationships with a variety of business sector teams



To be considered for this Bid Writer vacancy you will likely have the following attributes:

- You Strive for High Quality and take pride in your work.
- Previous employment as a Bid Writer, Bid Manager, Proposals Manager, Proposals Engineer, Submissions Manager, Tender Writer, Bid Author or Bid Coordinator.
- Ideally Previous Main Contractor employment, alternatively candidates with previous employer with Subcontractors and Consultancies will also be considered.

- Ideally previously work on highways / civils sector experience.

- Preferably degree qualified in a subject with a high focus on creating high quality written work

- Industry specific knowledge of Bid Writing within the Construction market

- Exceptional writing, editing, and copy-writing skills

- Excellent English language (vocabulary), grammar and communication skills

- Adaptable to deal with changing project requirements and deadlines

- Familiarity with Microsoft and other desktop publishing software packages

- A naturally inquisitive nature to challenge ideas and provide new innovative solutions


Opportunity to work out of their Warrington or Solihull offices. 

If you reside elsewhere remote working may also be considered if you are flexible to travel to their offices for meetings. 


The successful Bid Writer will receive:

*£40,000 - £45,000 Basic (Dependent on experience)
*Car or Car Allowance

*28 days holiday + option to buy 3 extra days

*Company Bonus

*Additional company benefits.

To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.

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