Bid Writer

  • Minimum Rate: £250 a day
  • Location: Pewsey SN9

Profile An experienced and talented Bid Writer with a strong track record of winning bids within the Education, Youth, Employment and Regeneration sectors. With in-depth knowledge of what funders want to see, this writer has an eye for the unique selling point within each proposal and an ability to communicate it, even when the word count is limited. Organisations from both the public and third sector employ this writer to develop compelling, well-researched and concise bids, giving them the competitive edge. Key Achievements Bid writing success with ESF, ERDF, ESA, SFA, GLA, Lottery and EIF/Home Office funding as well as many other smaller trust, corporate and local authority funding bids. 100% success rates in 2018, writing 5 bids worth £50k and £1.8m. One of this writer's recent bids was identified by the funder (GLA) as 'good practice' and a request was put out for them to use as a training tool to help other organisations submit better bids. Prince2 qualified. Experience Over 10 years' experience working at Director level within the Public and Third sector, running Business Development teams, including Business Intelligence, Corporate PR and Marketing functions. A further 10 years working as a Freelance Bid Writer, not only developing partnerships, but also helping organisations to adopt good monitoring and quality infrastructures that support and evidence their track record. Experience of working with organisations who have recently won bids, to put in place effective Delivery Plans including budgets, staffing and resources and evaluation.


  • Primary Discipline: Bid Writer

  • Reference No: CAN-50255

  • Consultant Skills: Project Management, Business Development, Industry Trained in Bid and Proposal Management, Proposal Governance, Bid Management, Bid Process Management, Contract Negotiation, OJEU, Proposal Management, Proposal Writing, Competitive Dialogue, Strategy Development, Training, Proposal Content Management, Bid Best Practice, Proposal Best Practice, Bid Governance, Bid Kick-Off, Client Facing, Coaching and Mentoring, Content Management, CV Writing, Document Management, Due Diligence, Editorial Skills, Framework Agreements, Negotiation Skills, People / Team Management, PQQ Experience, Pre-Proposal Planning, Presentation Skills, Proof Reading, Proposal Leadership, Proposal Production, RFP / ITT Experience, Storyboarding Skills, TUPE, Value Proposition Development, Win Strategy Development, Pre-Written Content Development, Bid Risk Management, Compliance Matrix, Financial Planning and Budgeting, Learning Reviews, Pipeline Management, Proposal Software, Risk Management and Compliance, Bid Marketing Strategy, Marketing Communications, Bid Resource Allocation, Other / Not Listed

  • Consultant Qualifications: Prince 2, A Levels, GCSEs, Bachelors Degree

  • Consultant Industries: Public Sector, Healthcare Services, Business Services - Other, Charity / Not for Profit, Education, Non Profit Charitable Organisations, Staffing/ Employment Agencies, Other / Not Classified, Government and Public Sector

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