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Bid Writer

Bid Writer

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  • Permanent
  • North London
  • £40000 - £45000 Per Annum car allowance, bonus, healthcare, pension, life insurance USD / Year

Skilled Careers

Bid Writer – Main Contractor – North London 
45K + Package

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Bid Writer to join the Property Services division of a Tier 1 Main Contractor.

They are looking for an individual who ideally has worked within the Property Services division and has written a number of successful bids. 

You will be working alongside a great team made up of Bid Coordinators and Bid Managers. 

This role offers a number of progression paths and as well and training and development to boost your career.

This is an amazing opportunity to work for a well-known Main Contractor with a great reputation


  • Responsible for the timely planning, management and completion of quality submissions with support from Senior Proposals Managers
  • Read, understand and extract the key bid requirements from the documentation received and communicate with all parties via Tracking Sheets; Planning and Review meetings
  • Identify and communicate evaluation criteria and its relevance to question specific scores
  • Plan, write & co-ordinate submission responses ensuring client and job specific answers with the support of Senior Proposals Managers
  • Development of both internal and external relationships in association with the bid process
  • Maintain bid momentum and ensure information from operational and service teams is received on time and is of sufficient quality and relevance
  • Identify any past experience with the relevant Client or source information on new clients through Business Development Managers, internet use, etc.
  • Maintaining accurate records of Tender Expected dates liaising with Senior Proposals Managers to ensure the adequate resource allocation
  • Develop an understanding of market intelligence, legislative requirements and best practice in connection with public sector tendering
  • Identify opportunities to enhance and improve the bid process
  • Identify company USP’s and competitive advantage and ensure these are fed into bids
  • Liaison with Estimators on Tenders for any price/quality synergy and timing of submission
  • Review all bids prior to submission to check relevance, quality and accuracy
  • Support Site Visit or Interview requirements, identifying a ‘Champion’ to lead the process
  • Compiling, updating and sharing a library of submission information
  • Support follow-ups with Clients to secure accurate information
  • Maintaining accurate records relating to win/loss rates, sourcing feedback and creating action plans for improvement and proactively update corporate systems and databases


  • Proven track record of bid management throughout the full bid lifecycle
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Up to date construction/Industry knowledge and understanding
  • Social Housing/Property Services knowledge and experience

If this is something you would like to hear more about please call me on 07485308791 or email me

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Job Overview
Offered Salary
£40000 - £45000 Per Annum car allowance, bonus, healthcare, pension, life insurance
Job Location
North London
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