Bid writer – Main Contractor

About the Company:

Our client has over 30 years of successful contracting experience in North London and the Northern Home Counties on buildings varying from high end residential, hospitals to tower blocks, and churches to sports halls. Recent completed contracts include refurbishments to Cathedral built over 1500 years ago; a £2m school block in Watford and a £500k extension to a disabled care home in North London. Their enviable track record is based on expertise, experience and responsive environment. Staff progression and development is important to the company. Recent successful tendering has led to a strong order book for the year ahead which has led the need to recruit for Site Managers. The organization provides excellent career potential for professionals joining the business. This company has a very close, friendly atmosphere with the sense of a family company.

The Role

We are currently recruiting for a Bid Writer to oversee tenders on public & private projects within the new build, social housing and refurbishment sectors. You will be working at our clients head office in South Essex. Duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Working directly with the Pre-Construction manager
  • The management and production of high-quality bid documents
  • Planning bids as part of the team and ensuring that they meet agreed quality, timescales and compliance.
  • Identifying opportunities via online client portals and tender notices.
  • Analysis and understanding of Tender and PQQ submission questions in order to produce compliant responses, graphics, illustrations and proposals.
  • Undertaking and completing PQQ submissions and technical / compliance information to accompany tender bids and responses
  • Ensuring all bids are accurately completed and represent the company in the best possible way to secure the tender opportunity
  • Maintaining the bid library and updating of information
  • Gathering and developing information relating to specific tenders, relative projects and long  term opportunities and obtaining and analysing results of tender submissions


The successful candidate will be rewarded with a market competitive package ranging from £35,000 – £45,000, in addition you will receive a competitive package in alignment with you experience and capability.


Our client is seeking a professional with superb writing skills and an eye for presentation and design to fulfil this position. The ideal candidate would have a higher education qualifications and a strong knowledge of I.T and design software.  You will be working within a team and will have the ability to work to deadlines and under pressure. A positive attitude and team-player approach is crucial for this role.

Contact Jon @ or call 01923 750 095

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