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Enhanced Bid Developer (Writer)

My client, a national children's charity, are looking for a temporary Enhanced Bid Developer (Writer) for a 3-6 month position. The role will be based in Rushden (East Midlands) and will start immediately.  
Job Purpose:  
To contribute directly to income growth by writing proposals, tenders, applications (budgets)
To project manage the process of own work, colleagues and virtual task/finish teams
To lead on market intelligence, opportunity identification, pipeline of bid work, horizon scanning
Work with Head of Business Development to develop new services in priority growth areas and support implementation and roll out of successful bids.

Job Outline:
Lead on high value (i.e. >£2m) / high risk and strategic bids, working with colleagues from
across the charity to create the ‘bid team’, undertaking bid writing work personally, setting an example.
Lead on proposal strategy, bid/no bid and qualify out decisions, formulation of bid strategy leading to successful bids.
To lead (when required and directed) and deliver on the development of consortia, partnerships and supply chains (or subcontracting arrangements) as part of bids and/or following wins.
Analyse complex data and collating information and presenting it clearly to a range of audiences (including writing in a style that is clear, concise and compelling)  
Provide management oversight, supervision and challenge on high value, high risk, high priority tenders for both new and existing services/projects; uses feedback and learning from successful and unsuccessful tenders to improve bid quality and tender success rates.
Use and embed up to date project management methodologies and lead on the roll out of new processes and project management tools when required.
Deep knowledge and insight into current developments, policy changes and competitor activity in Children’s Services, looks for ways to use this knowledge to innovate in service delivery and provide challenge to existing ways of working.

Candidates must be able to start immediately, easily commute to Rushden and have access to a car.
Please get in touch on 02078207312 or

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