Nottingham , East Midlands

Trainee Bid Writer

Full Time , Management Trainee

Reference number: CON01516

Closing date:



Do you enjoy writing, have a creative eye, and enjoy winning, then perhaps a career as a Bid Writer might be right for you!

Producing winning submissions is vital to the success of our business, we are looking to recruit a Trainee Bid Writer to join our proposals team in Nottingham. You will support the team to produce high-quality bids, as a business we are committed to really understand our customer’s needs then developing sustainable solutions that are clearly articulated in customer-focussed, attractive submissions. Our high win rate means you will see more of your effort converted to live projects.


Recognising that our people are our future, our business has one of the most established and successful Management Trainee programmes in the industry; we have been nurturing, developing and fulfilling potential for 40 years in this way. Many of our past management trainees are now in a senior leadership role and some of the most talented now sit on the main board!

This programme offers a structured, fast-track route to a career in construction management and gives you the knowledge, qualifications and a chance to join one of the most forward-thinking construction and property companies in the UK.

On successful completion of the training programme you will be promoted into an assistant level role within your chosen discipline.


We welcome all graduates in English, History or Journalism or applicants with a high level of English.

In order to get the most out of the Management Trainee programme and be a successful Trainee Submissions Manager you will need:

• The competence and drive to work to the highest standards
• To be analytical and forward thinking
• To demonstrate model behaviour that shows respect, helpfulness, and collaboration

There will be a structured training programme for you to follow, and a mentor will assist with your progress through this.

What we offer:

As a Management Trainee you will receive:
• Competitive Salary
• Motoring Expenditure Allowance
• Pay for your college / university / vocational study fees if required
• Incentive Scheme
• Pension
• Laptop and phone (if applicable)
• Training
• Book Allowance
• Day release to study if required
• Study leave (if applicable)
• Travel Expenses

Above everything else you will be joining a values-based business: our values are at the centre of every activity we undertake. Having the right talent, coupled with the right culture and values, ensures that we have a sustained future and a trusted brand in our respective markets. Above all, we believe we have a purpose beyond profit, a responsibility to leave a positive legacy in our environment and communities.