Sector: Civil Engineering

Location: West Yorkshire

Remuneration: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum

Job Reference: LY83729

Are you a Writer who could produce authentic content on behalf of your business? If you are a passionate Writer who enjoys creating technical content, then Bid Writing could be a fantastic career path for you. 

Our client, a leading civil engineering and construction company in Leeds, is recruiting for a Bid Writer who can write with flair and in a persuasive manner, to join a busy bid proposals team.

The construction industry is exciting and buoyant. This company has been established for many years, and they deliver design and build civils projects for a range of clients in the water, utilities and infrastructure sector. The company work on lots of projects for different clients who need a civil engineering contractor partner, and are continuing to grow and diversify further.

Already a high performing, solid and established business, employees have safety, stability and peace of mind working here; there are many examples of employees who have enjoyed a long term career in the business because of excellent training and opportunities for progression. Employees also enjoy a flexible working environment with a mix of home and office working, superb terms and conditions, and a collaborative, team working, caring culture.

The Role
This is an exciting, varied and vital role, working as part of a team in supporting the business to win new work. You will take time to absorb and understand the client's requirements, and then develop, write, edit and proofread high quality documents that include construction methods, health and safety procedures and case studies of previous projects.

Writing with pace, accuracy, including key phrases, key words, keeping a consistent tone and win themes is important. In this role you get to know the business well and work with key contacts who will provide access to up-to-date, accurate company information needed for the bid submission. All your hard work will be stored in a bid library.

Experience Required
Educated to degree standard
Previous experience of writing about technical subjects with the ability to learn about a new subject and write persuasively about it
IT skills – Word, Excel, experience with graphics not essential but an interest and desire to learn how to use is desirable
Time management is key, being able to manage multiple tasks and working at pace
Confidence to build relationships with key contacts in the business
A background in some form of construction or civil engineering would be desirable but not essential

Depending on extent of experience, a guide salary could be anywhere from £30,000 to £50,000 per annum.
Other benefits include pension up to 10%, agile working, BUPA healthcare, Health Cash Plan, 26 days + bank holidays.

This is a permanent position and Corepeople Recruitment Limited will be acting as an employment agency for permanent recruitment on behalf of our client.

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