Bid Writer

Newcastle Upon Tyne
25000.00 - 32000.00 GBP Annual + plus performance bonus
11 Feb 2019
11 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Bid Writer

Circa 30,000 + Bonus

Newcastle upon Tyne

The Burford Recruitment Company are pleased to be working with a leading independent bid writing company based in Newcastle in order to find experienced public sector Bid Writers to join their busy and successful team located in modern city centre offices.

The Role

As a Bid Writer, you will support your clients by preparing compelling, persuasive and compliant bids across a diverse range of industries and sectors throughout the UK. Working in a fast paced environment, you will be required to complete multiple projects at once so strong organisation skills together with excellent attention to detail and an ability to work well under pressure is essential.

Main Duties

* Provide technical and commercial writing skills, displaying creative flair in tender submissions

* Project manage the bid process end to end on own initiative in a pressured. deadline-driven environment

* Objectively appraise tender submissions and complete internal quality assurance checks

* Manage client relationships and maintain existing individual bid libraries

* Support and guidance to other writers and internal stakeholders on preparing written documents and presentations

* Review successful and unsuccessful submissions, feedback and lessons learned to promote continuous improvement

* Become involved in all aspects of the business, including strategy, sales, business development and quality management

Skills and Experience:

* Proven track record in delivering bids and proposal management

* Outstanding writing, editing and verbal communication skills

* Sound commercial business understanding and risk awareness

* Excellent project and client management skills

* Able to write business winning narrative quickly and to a deadline


Some travel may be required for the purpose of client meetings (all travel expenses are paid)

* Competitive salary

* Performance related bonus

* 25 days holiday per annum plus Bank Holidays

* Private medical health care

* Performance related bonus

* Free car parking

* Office hours - 0830am - 5pm (4pm finish on a Friday)

To apply for this role, please submit your current CV