Novus Property Solutions are a dynamic,
award winning property maintenance, refurbishment, and new build
specialist with more than 750 staff in 26 Locations across the UK providing a
combination of local knowledge and national strength. We are a Social and
Environmentally responsible family run business with a rich 124-year heritage,
delivering a range of bespoke services and solutions to a wide variety of
We are seeking an enthusiastic Bid Manager/Writer to work from any
of our North West, West or East Midlands offices.
Summary – Bid Manager/Writer
To support the acquisition of new business by project management of all
aspects of the bid process in order to formulate bids on behalf of the company.
With an expertise in Social Housing Refurbishments (Scotland/North West and Construction (Nationally).
Main Responsibilities – Bid Manager/Writer
- Appraise each bid
opportunity to identify key requirements; communicate on the requirements
effectively with internal and external stakeholders
- Obtain information required
to produce bids from both operational and business services teams
- Conduct client research in
order to write bespoke bids meeting clients’ requirements in relation to
service needs as well as their culture of working.
- Liaise with clients to
clarify any queries, clarifications and formulate answers for PQQ and ITT;
ensure communication is in line with the company’s culture and approach to
- Continually update the
information library for future bids
- Effectively manage bid
project milestones to ensure a timely submission for bids
- Produce persuasive text
based on the information gathered
- Periodically meet with key
members of the operational teams with the view to recognise operational
ways of working and delivery of works
- Appraise bid submissions to
drive continuous improvement by suggesting changes/improvements
- Ensure compliance with the
defined bid process is maintained.
- Proven track record of
successful bid writing
- Working in the construction
industry including social housing(desirable)
- Proven track record of
working to agreed timescales
- Able to manage workload in a
- IT Microsoft package,
- Stakeholder engagement and
- Excellent communication
skills both written and verbal
- Bid project management
- APMP (association of
Proposal Management Professional) foundation level (desirable)
Applications are welcomed from all as we are an Equal Opportunities
Employer. We are a socially and environmentally responsible national building
and maintenance company.
Please note that we do not require recruitment agency support with this
role and speculative CVs will be treated as a direct application.