SENIOR BID WRITER

Posted 2 months ago

Location: Chorley, Lancashire

Salary/Rate:£35,000 – £45,000/annum depends on experience

The Role

Bid Writing is a dynamic, fast-paced position within our client Business Development department. Our client team is responsible for the sustainability, growth and sustained success of their business. The successful candidate will develop strong links to all other central business functions and participate in the strategic planning of the business. they are looking for a talented, motivated and experienced writer to join their growing team, contributing to the consolidation of our 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 managing the production of compelling written bids with a competitive edge. You will manage the end-to-end process of planning and coordinating bids for large-scale green spaces contracts in both the public and private sectors

You will report to the Head of Business Development and be confident deputising in their absence, with an ability to lead, coach and develop their other Bid Writers. 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/or project managers 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. Detailed understanding of commercial contractual arrangements and the ability to participate in creating the financial elements of our bids are desirable.

Your duties will include:

● Project managing high value bids

● Managing and coaching their Bid Writers

● Planning and writing high-quality bid documents

● Driving 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 closely with the Head of Business Development and deputising when needed

● Managing 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

● Project managing multiple workstreams and stakeholders effectively

Personal Qualities

● Articulate, with clarity in all written material with a high level of attention to detail

● A capable and confident communicator

● Excellent project planning, organisational and management skills

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