Bid Writer - Public Sector

Posted 03 November 2023
Salary £350 - £450 per day
Job type Contract
Discipline Operations
Contact NameMarkJames Search

Job description

Our client, a global leading health and wellness company, are currently hiring for a Bid Writer to support on public health and government bids.


  • Lead the development, writing, and submission of public sector tenders focusing primarily on
  • opportunities within the NHS, Local Authorities, and Central Government.
  • Engage with subject matter experts, team members, and stakeholders to gather and consolidate the required information.
  • Ensure all proposals adhere to tender requirements, quality standards, and align with our company's offerings and values.
  • Work collaboratively with sales, marketing, and technical teams to develop competitive proposals.
  • Continuously update and maintain a knowledge base of industry trends, public sector procurement processes, and best practices.
  • Maintain an up-to-date bid library, ensuring content is current, relevant, and easily accessible.
  • Attend client debriefing and feedback sessions post-submission, to understand the strengths and areas for improvement in our proposals.
  • Provide insights on proposal strategies, competitive analysis, and win themes.
  • Participate in proposal reviews, proofreading, and final production.
  • Track and report on proposal outcomes, making recommendations for future improvements.


  • Extensive experience in writing public sector tenders, particularly in the NHS, or even better
  • in weight management services.
  • Proven track record of winning public sector contracts.
  • Certification with the Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP) preferred.
  • Outstanding writing, editing, and communication skills.
  • Familiarity with the UK public sector procurement processes.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to work effectively under tight deadlines.

Contract Details:

  • Contract Type: Contractor (Outside of IR35)

  • Location: Remote, UK

  • Duration: 3-6 months - likely to extend

  • Maximum Daily Rate: £350-£450 per day