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Bid Writer – Asbestos

  • £28,000 - £38,000 + Package
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • Wakefield

About the company:

Our privately owned client who has regionally offices throughout the UK, is a multi award winning enabling works contractor with a group annual turnover in excess of £120M. Having been trading for over 40 years, their services include asbestos removal, temporary works, demolition, remediation, bulk excavation, piling and basement construction and their strong reputation for successfully completing challenging projects has been built on delivery and trust.

Our client has an excellent staff retention level which has been gained by constantly focusing on improving standards. They are renowned for looking after their staff, providing them with strong career progression opportunities through their extensive commitment to training and development and with their close management team; they are able to offer a strong family feel to the business.

About the opportunity:

Due to continued successful growth, our client is recruiting permanently for a Bid Writer with Asbestos 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 based in the office near Wakefield and 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 has left the salary negotiable as the specifics will depend on experience and suitability. Furthermore, you will be provided with a company mobile, excellent career prospects will be available as part of the group structure in addition to further benefits associated with a large successful contractor.

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, specifically within the asbestos sector. 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 using excellent communication, IT skills (In Design, Photoshop, PowerPoint, Excel) and presentation skills and hold a full UK driving license.

If interested in this opportunity, please send a copy of your CV to or call 01923 750 095 / 07876 864 945 to discuss the opportunity further on a confidential basis.