Bid Writer (Civils) – Kildare

Salary: Negotiable

Our client, a Tier 1 main contractor are seeking a Bid Writer to join their team in Kildare. They are ideally looking for a candidate with experience working on civil engineering projects and 3+ years experience as a technical/ bid writer or an academic background in writing.

DescriptionBid Writer

  • An individual to write all of the technical detail required to accompany tenders. The successful candidate will be expected to undertake the development and production of technical proposals to be accommodated within tender submission documents that demonstrate the company’s knowledge, experience and ability to provide a high quality service to its customers
  • Completion of non-pricing submission documents to deadline
  • Providing the question-relevant knowledge of the subject matter and work scope detailed in Civil Engineering Tender Packages for inclusion in the technical proposal
  • Developing articulate, coherent responses to support comprehensive submissions, utilising written text, photographs, sketches and supporting documents where applicable
  • Adopting best practice proposal writing techniques to maximise the scoring potential of the submission
  • Work to exceed expected quality standards, comply with processes at all times and contribute to improvements
  • Establishing/obtaining information in relation to the Company’s previous experience in the industry using the Contract Information sheets available, and the answers to the submission questions that ensures the greatest relevance and highest quality possible in relation to the tendered scope
  • Raising any clarification questions with the commercial team to ensure tender queries are raised
  • Finalise submission documents in conjunction with the submission coordinator

Job Requirements

  • 3+ years experience in a similar role
  • Experience on Civil Engineering works
  • Previous experience of bid writing within given deadlines, including detailed technical content and coordinating contributions from others (desirable)