Location: Chorley, LancashireSalary/Rate: £27,000 – £32,000/annum depends on experience
The Role: Bid Writing is a dynamic, fast-paced role within our client Business Development department. Their Bid Writers are responsible for the sustainability, growth and sustained success of their business. The successful candidate will develop strong links to all other central business functions. They are looking for a talented, motivated and experienced writer to join their growing team, contributing to the consolidation of their market-leading position in the industry as well as driving profitability through the growth of their business in new sectors.The successful candidate will enjoy detailed research and writing creatively to produce compelling written bids with a competitive edge. You will be responsible for the end-to-end process of planning, coordinating and writing bids for large-scale green spaces contracts in both the public and private sectors. You will report to the Senior Bid Writer and Head of Business Development.The successful candidate will be part of a profitable and growing nationwide business and be rewarded with a competitive salary, company benefits scheme and a bespoke training plan tailored to their talents and aspirations.
Capability: Candidates should be motivated creative writers and have a positive, winning mentality. They will have critical attention to detail, an excellent eye for presentation and design, and the ability to write articulately with flare. Strong organisational and time-management skills are a must in our fast-paced environment. Some understanding of commercial contractual arrangements and the ability to understand the financial elements of our bids are desirable qualities.
Your duties will include:● Planning and writing high-quality bid documents● Contributing to the continuous improvement of the Bid Library and Case Studies● Managing the compliance and completeness of tender submissions● Creating a strong and effective contact network within the business● Working on interesting projects such as submissions for industry awards
Experience● A proven ability to write professionally, preferably in a bidding environment● Working in a time-critical role and adhering to strict deadlines● Managing multiple workstreams and stakeholders effectively