Your new company
Hays Recruitment have been retained by a leading County Down construction company in their recruitment of a Bid Writer to join their Pre-Construction Team. Established over 40 years ago, my client has undertaken, and successfully delivered, an impressive range of contracts across the UK and Ireland. Operating with a turnover of over £150million they maintain a strong presence in the construction industry in NI and even further afield. With projects in the education, healthcare, commercial and residential sectors, they have been responsible for projects up to £50m in value. This contractor is experiencing significant growth and therefore is in search for a Bid Writer to join their team.
Your new role
Based at the Head Office in County Down and reporting to the Senior Bid Manager, this person will be involved in all aspects of the bid writing process ensuring that PQQs and Tender submissions are prepared to the highest standards. Therefore, you will be expected to assist in the review, preparation and delivery of PQQs to prospective clients and internally to Senior Management. The successful candidate will be a highly organised individual who can demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team as you will be expected to collaborate with other teams within the business.
What you'll need to succeed
You will preferably have a third-level qualification in a construction related discipline and will have experience of working within the construction industry with specific knowledge of Bid Writing. Persons will ideally be coming with three years' experience from a bid writer background with strong commercial exposure. Strong IT skills are essential Microsoft Word, PowerPoint / presentation preparation and WordPress. The successful Bid Writer must demonstrate the ability to work under pressure and to deliver work to tight deadlines. Exceptional vocabulary, grammar and communication skills are essential partnered with excellent writing, editing and copy-writing skills.
What you'll get in return
This is an exciting opportunity for a Bid Writer to join an existing Pre-contract Team and work for an established leading construction company in Northern Ireland on a permanent basis. This main contractor puts specific emphasis on prioritising employee development, and as such can offer great opportunities for career progression. On offer is a competitive basic salary, 29 days annual leave and pension contributions.
What you need to do now
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