Recruitment of outstanding personnel is key to maintaining the reputation for excellence
Ref: LHbt
Contract: Full-Time (Permanent)
First advertised: Friday, 22 Nov, 2019

Area: Midlands

Job type:
Full-Time (Permanent)

Salary:

Reference: LHbt

Date added to website:
Friday, 22 Nov, 2019

Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Bid Writer to assist with / oversee and untimely manage the creation of bid proposal ensuring compliance with key Client requirements and highlighting company value propositions.  Based at our Smethwick office.

The Bid Writer Role:

· Responsibility for ensuring all necessary resources are provided to the team, the production of Bid Strategies, briefing the team

· Working with and alongside the Estimating Department

· Arranging tender submission document production and ensuring the appropriate members of the bid team answer queries from subcontractors/suppliers

· Undertaking comprehensive debriefs and chase feedback to improve tender and construction processes.

The Successful Bid Writer

The ideal candidate should be highly motivated, innovative; customer focused and with a ‘can do’ attitude.

· Excellent communications skills are a must, both verbal and written – the importance of being able to converse and liaise with all bid contributors is key and being able to ‘speak their language’ is vital to get the most from everyone, ensuring the bid is as good as it possibly can be.

· Highly capable individual, with a keen eye for detail, consistency and accuracy.

Summary of skills

· Preferably with previous experience of working in a bid team within a construction / M& E environment

· Excellent communicator

· A high attention to detail with excellent editing and proofing ability

· Highly motivated / Deadline driven

· Thrive in a busy environment

· Able to motivate a team / Proven bid team involvement

· Demonstrate effective bid writing skills

· Excellent literacy skills, with an extensive vocabulary

In return - we offer 21 days a year annual leave, (plus public holidays) increasing to 25 after 3 years salaried service. Private health insurance , Life cover,  competitive  salary and package -  negotiable - experience depending.


Note

We will not accept applications from recruitment agencies.

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