Bid Writer

ACE Recruitment (UK) Ltd
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Role: Bid Writer

Salary: £25K - £30K (basic dependant on experience)

Location: West Midlands

Ref: AJ0586

About Us
At Ace Recruitment we specialise in the Waste Management and Recycling Sector. We offer bespoke waste management recruitment solutions and provide an excellent service for our candidates. Ace Recruitment offers a range of Waste management jobs and positions all the way up to Director level, not only for permanent positions but also for temporary waste management and contract jobs too.

The Client

A leading Waste Management, Street Cleansing and Environmental Services Company.

Roles and Responsibilities

We require an experienced Bid Writer/Tender Manager to assist with the proposals process for Municipal Contracts. Some of your specific tasks and responsibilities within the role will be as follows:

  • Assist the bid / proposal manager in developing a proposal structure.
  • Identify and re-work existing pre-written content where relevant.
  • Deliver completed written proposal responses to the proposal manager against agreed RFP deadlines, escalating issues as required.
  • Re-write / edit proposal responses from a variety of stakeholders, typically involving contributions from sales, marketing, product teams, finance, commercial, legal and delivery.
  • Present all new proposal content to the knowledge base manager for potential re-use

Within this role you will be required to work from home and visit clients where necessary so a Valid UK Driving License is essential for this role. Our client is also looking to offer a salary up to 25K - 30K dependent on candidate’s industry experience.

Essential Experiences

We are looking for a Bid Writer with a minimum of 2 Years experience within a similar position; Bid Writer, Bid Manager, Proposal Writer, Proposal Manger, Tender Manager/Writer. Candidates will have successful background in either municipal or general waste and will be educated to a Degree Level OR have a professional writing background.

Candidates will posses excellent management and prioritisation skills and are able to communicate and influence at a senior level. Strong written English Language is essential along with superb presentation skills. You will have advanced MS Office skills and experience in using desktop publishing programs and graphic design applications. The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.


Candidates without the mentioned experience will not be considered for this position. Please read the specification carefully to avoid disappointment.

By applying for this position, the job seeker, authorise Ace Recruitment to represent you to clients and seek work on your behalf

Due to a high volume of applications we can only make contact with successful applicants.