Senior Bid Writer

Location Leeds
Job-type Permanent
Salary £45000 - 65000 per year
Contact Connor Matthews
Call 07818 411 165
Reference 12104311CEM3

Senior Bid Writer – Teir One Contractor – up to £65,000 – Leeds Area

Are you a talented Bid Writer ready to take on new challenges and be part of a winning team? Look no further! Time to join our highly successful work-winning team.

About Us:

With a solid track record of winning major rail bids, the business is now gearing up to break into new markets including highways, energy, and utilities. As part of their growth strategy, they need a skilled Bid Writer to help achieve some very ambitious goals.

The Role:

As a Bid Writer, you'll play a pivotal role in every aspect of the bidding process. From crafting compelling win strategies to producing market-leading submissions, you'll be at the forefront of bid efforts. In addition to bidding responsibilities, you'll have the opportunity to develop a case study library and support the growth of bidding capabilities across our organisation.

What You'll Do:

  • Produce professionally written EOI, PQQ, and ITT responses that consistently win work.
  • Lead responses from storyboarding through to final submission.
  • Drive continuous improvement and innovation throughout the bid process.
  • Develop case studies, collateral, CVs, and evidence to support long-term positioning.
  • Lead and develop bid writing competency across the organization.
  • Support the development of win strategies and capture plans.


  • Proven experience as a bid writer, ideally for a tier one contractor.
  • Knowledge of the civils and/or rail industry would be beneficial but not essential.
  • Track record in working on and winning complex, high-value bids.
  • Self-motivated, used to working under pressure and to strict deadlines.
  • Forensic attention to detail.
  • Advanced experience of using Microsoft Word.
  • APMP member desirable.

Why Join?

  • Award-winning training and development opportunities.
  • Competitive salary and pension.
  • Health cash plan and wellbeing support.
  • Flexible working arrangements including hybrid working.
  • Two paid volunteering days each year.
  • A culture built on values of being grounded, hardworking, proud, family-oriented, trusted, and hungry for success.

If you're ready to make your mark as a Bid Writer and be part of this exciting journey, apply now! Send a copy of your CV to Connor at or apply with the on screen button!

Ganymede is committed to creating a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation