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

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

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

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