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Bid Writer

  • £50,000 - £55,000 + Benefits
  • Civil Engineering
  • London

Due to continued company expansion, our privately owned client is recruiting permanently for a Bid Writer. If you have proven experience of working in this position whilst with a reputable construction company and are looking for a new exciting challenge, please get in touch.

About the company:

Our privately owned client is a leading name within the demolition and civil engineering industry that prides themselves on their excellent reputation to deliver projects within budget and to programme, whilst always maintaining high standards and quality. They’re head office is based in North West London with a satellite office in Central London and they successfully complete complex projects both as a principal contractor and as a subcontractor throughout Central London with values in excess of £15M. Their core areas of expertise include asbestos removal, soft stripping, enabling works and structural alterations and as a company they turnover in excess of £70M.

Our client recruits only the best professionals, who are motivated, dedicated and can work with a professional outlook. Having worked closely with this client for over 7 years, I would highly recommend them as they offer an excellent working environment where they encourage professionals to grow, develop and expand their knowledge. Furthermore, with a close management team, the business has the ability to offer a real family feel, assuring that you will be a name rather than just a number within the organisation.

About the opportunity:

Due to continued successful growth, our client is recruiting permanently for a Bid Writer with Demolition experience to support the commercial team and work in conjunction with the Business Development Team on pre-qualification / selection questions and all invitation to tender submissions. As a Bid Writer, you will be responsible for managing several bids at once in a demanding and fast paced environment; proof reading and rewriting inbound tender information; creating visually attractive client presentations for pre/during/post tender period; maintaining and improving the bid response library, including reviewing post tender submission client feedback and managing the end-to-end bid process to name just a few duties.

About the benefits and rewards:

For this permanent opportunity, my client is targeting professionals looking to earn anywhere from £50,000 – £55,000 per annum however there may be flexibility on this as the specific salary will depend on experience and suitability. Furthermore, a generous package will be offered.

About the requirements:

In order to be considered for this opportunity, it is essential you hold a minimum of 3 years’ experience within bid writing which must have been gained whilst working within the construction industry in the UK. As a Bid Writer, you will be able to write a variety of responses and documents, demonstrate good use of English and have the ability to convert draft notes into proposals. Due to the nature of the opportunity, you must be able to show the ability to work to strict deadlines and hold good IT skills (In Design, Photoshop, PowerPoint, Excel). Additionally, capability in 2D and 3D is an advantage.

How to apply:

If interested in this opportunity, please send a copy of your CV to laura@cityscapeltd.com or call 01923 750 095 to discuss the opportunity further on a confidential basis.