bid writer.

the role:

We are looking for a Bid Writer to join our very long-established central Ipswich client.  The company has been in Ipswich for over 100 years, but they are a modern bunch, with great offices and a nice team of 35 people.  They are in the heart of the town but do have parking available along with a host of other fab benefits as well as flexible working, most work 1-2 days from home.

Our client is known for their work in the public sector providing mechanical & electrical systems for hospitals, schools, universities etc. but that’s not all they do.  90% of your quotes/bids will be pretty standard, but that other 10% requires detailed work, so you will have a nice mix in your daily schedule.

why should you apply:

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading company with a great atmosphere, interesting work, a stable team and to be part of their future, you will be centrally based with some work from home when needed.  Most of the work/ quote requests/tender requests come through word of mouth, they are specialists in their field with an excellent reputation and you will have the full support and guidance of the directors in a happy environment, everyone works together here, a supportive and helpful firm.

what we’re looking for:

You will need experience and knowledge within the construction/maintenance/building environments and computer literacy including Microsoft Office programs is essential. Exemplary written English with a professional writing style, and attention to detail regarding corporate layout and presentation style. Excellent organisational and communication skills to ensure delivery of high-quality work and delivery to time parameters.


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