Bid Writer

Bid Writer

Job Summary

Company Summary

Duties of the Bid Writer position

Working for our Client who is a Charity that has been established for over 100 years. The successful candidate will be joining a professional and experienced business to support the bid process end-to end, writing compelling and winning bids that reflects the overall commercial strategy for the group. Excellent company benefits include `Lifestyle days` – for moving house or when your child starts at School, Health Cash Plan, Excellent Holidays and much more


As the Bid Writer you will be responsible for:

⦁       Delivering compelling, winning bids that clearly communicate our USPs, ensuring they are delivered on time and in line with customer requirements

⦁       Ensure all bids are fully compliant, delivered to a high-standard and are grammatically correct without errors or omissions

⦁       Analyse bid documents and liaises with the wider commercial team where necessary, ensuring responses are in line with customer requirements and scoring

⦁       Review outcomes of previous bids, collating feedback and implementing lessons learnt, championing a culture of continuous improvement within the bid team

⦁       Contribute to the bid process end-to-end, where necessary

⦁       Feed in to the bid strategy, ensuring feedback and win themes are captured

⦁       Collate a central library of information in conjunction with key stakeholders

⦁       Achieve the organisation’s goals in bids submitted/won

⦁       Undertakes research on the client and sector where necessary

⦁       Work collaboratively with and provides editorial support to other bid writers

⦁       Maintain a detailed understanding and knowledge of our products and services

⦁       Build effective relationships with key stakeholders, working collaboratively to ensure knowledge is captured and evidenced within bids

⦁       Maintain a good knowledge of market trends and our competitors, ensuring responses are market leading and in line with customer requirements

⦁       Maintain courtesy, professionalism and high standards of presentation in all communications with customers and potential customers, adhering to the Company’s Culture and Values



The successful candidate for the role of Bid Writer will have:

  • Experience of producing successful bids
  • Demonstrate skills in Microsoft packages, Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Ability to prioritise work
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to work in a team with a flexible approach to work
  • Discretion in the handling of confidential information

In return the Bid Writer will receive a basic salary of £40,000 (this increases every year with the cost of living) Along with the salary the successful candidate will also receive 26 days holidays plus bank holidays, free parking, subsidised canteen, healthcare, pension scheme and an annual PRP company bonus. Working 37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday 8.30am – 5pm with an hour for lunch. This is a hybrid role working 4 days from home and 1 day in the office, although WFH everyday will be considered.

Please Note: We do not contact or write to unsuccessful candidates. If you have not heard anything from us within 48 hours of your application, you should presume that your application was unsuccessful. By applying for this vacancy, you are giving permission for Midas Recruitment to contact you and retain your details.

Salary for the Bid Writer position is £40,000 + Excellent benefits package.