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Senior Bid Writer

Solihull, West Midlands
£50,000 to £65,000
Job Type
2 Sep 2022
We are looking for an experienced Senior Bid Writer to join our hugely successful Pre-Construction team here at Colas. No industry experience necessary, purely a bonus if do. If you have a background of writing successful bids, don t hesitate to apply to us directly. Package DescriptionAs well as a highly competitive salary, Colas offers some great benefits with this role, including: • A generous pension contribution • Life assurance cover (x4 basic salary) • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays (with the option to buy/sell more) • Flexible working policy • Opportunity to study towards a professional qualification fully funded • Ongoing training and personal/professional development • Discounts on car leasing, holidays, cinema tickets, restaurants and much more through our online employee benefits portal Main ResponsibilitiesTo work as part of the Preconstruction team, taking the lead role in producing high quality and professionally written content for prequalification and tender submissions. Undertaking preparation and researching of submissions as directed. This role requires close working and leadership of other team members, operational personnel and Support Service teams to proactively obtain information for bid inputs. The Ideal CandidateAn enthusiastic and committed individual, well organised with a flair for writing. An excellent team player but with the ability to work on own initiative to deliver work within tight deadlines in a fast-moving environment. About The CompanyColas Ltd are a UK subsidiary of the global Colas Group, which operates in over 50 countries worldwide and employs over 55,000 people including over 1500 in the UK across multiple sites. We are specialists in highways construction and have been involved in large scale UK and international construction projects within the highways, airfields and marine sectors as well as offering highways maintenance services and manufacturing our own innovative surfacing products. We hold a Gold Investor in People award for continuously developing and rewarding our employees, offering excellent career potential. Colas is fully committed to promoting equality and diversity and maintaining a culture of fairness, transparency and respect for all employees, clients, communities, suppliers, contractors and other stakeholders. Colas aims to be inclusive, meet diverse needs and promote awareness and ownership in the workplace and the communities in which we serve. Colas values the strength and differences that a diverse workforce brings to the organisation and believes that by harnessing these differences, we will foster a productive environment where equity and mutual respect are intrinsic, where talents are being fully utilised and organisational goals are met
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  • Job Reference: 702537907-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Colas Ltd
    Colas Ltd
  • Location: Solihull, West Midlands
  • Salary: £50,000 to £65,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent