Bid Writer

Recruiter
Thorn Baker
Location
Bristol, Avon
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
10 Jul 2017
Closes
09 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

BID WRITER - CONSTRUCTION - PERMANENT

BRISTOL

£50,000 - £70,000 + Package

Our client is looking to attract an experienced Construction Bid Writer to their established and fast growing Pre-Construction team. The company is a well known main contractor specialising in the Social Housing sector on construction, refurbishment and maintenance projects. Based in the Bristol office you will be reporting to the Managing Director and responsible for:

    • Working with Bid Managers in the development of responses that are attractive, concise and bring out the benefits of our offer with a focus on the highest quality of language and technical accuracy
    • Re-write / edit proposal responses from a variety of stakeholders, ensuring consistency of responses in terms of themes, messages, key phrases and key words
    • Develop innovative ways of sharing and presenting information
    • Record, analyse and apply client bid feedback to future responses to drive continuous improvement
    • Have the ability to develop and advice on layout to create the best impact


Essential and desirable criteria:

Essential:

    • Experienced Bid Writer with solid knowledge of the bidding process and customer expectations
    • Able to demonstrable a high standard of writing, copy-writing and editing
    • Competent in Microsoft Office
    • Construction sector experience


Desirable:

    • Previous Social Housing construction industry experience
    • A journalism or communications background / Degree in English or History

The successful candidate will be able to negotiate an excellent basic salary and package. Please apply for the job and attach your CV - or call Jamie Risdale on for an informal discussion.