Bid/Proposal Writer

Posted 15 May 2024
Salary £45,000 - £55,000
Job type Permanent
Discipline Property Management & Construction Recruitment
Contact NameAngus Milnes-James

Job description

We are currently partnering with a leading Property & Construction Consultancy, who are recruiting for a Bid/Proposal Writer to join their growing team on a permanent basis.

Our client is proud to have a bespoke range of services to corporate clients and public bodies across the UK and Europe working on world-renowned projects.

This is a full-time position with a salary ranging from £45,000 - £55,000 subject to experience and the start date is subject to notice.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Assisting the Line Manager in developing a proposal approach and structure

  • Leading bid strategy sessions (story boarding) with bid / proposal team members and key stakeholders

  • Identifying and re-work existing pre-written content where relevant

  • Gathering inputs for bid responses from a variety of stakeholders, typically technical/delivery teams, commercial, finance & marketing

  • Delivering completed written proposal responses to the Line Manager against agreed RFP requirements, evaluation criteria and deadlines, escalating issues in a timely manner

Experience required:

  • Minimum 5 years‘ experience as a bid writer

  • Ideally certified to APMP Foundation or Practitioner Level

  • Ideally has worked in a multi-disciplinary construction consultancy

  • Degree educated with extensive writing experience /professional writing background

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Advanced MS Word skills & proficient in MS Office package

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Professional Fees Paid

  • Competitive Compensation Package

  • Hybrid Work Approach

  • 25 Days Holiday Allowance

  • Team Social Events

  • Pension Contribution

  • Glassdoor 4.3 /5 score

Working hours:

  • 37.5 hours per week

  • Monday – Friday

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

At James Andrews Recruitment Solutions we try to respond to all applications personally, however, due to the high volume of applications this is not always possible. If you have not heard back from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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