Bid Assistant

Location: London
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: BD, Marketing & Communications
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
REF: AMBj8104_1493893587
A global management consultancy is looking for a Bid Assistant to work in their London based office. This is a permanent position offering excellent scope for progression and training.

This role will suit someone with 1-2 years experience within a marketing or business development role ideally within professional services who would like to get into the bids/proposals industry. It is not essential to have had previous experience in bids as this can be taught, however InDesign skills and a creative mind-set are required.

The purpose of this role is to support to the wider proposal lead and the team.
Where necessary they will work with the creative and design manager to produce impactful high stake documents.

Main responsibilities:
- Support the bid lead and help co-ordinate all aspects of proposal writing and production.
- Project manage the production of bids from commencement to completion, working closely with the firm's in-house graphics team to create innovative, stand-out bid and presentation material
- Copy writing, editing, research and analysis to produce client targeted marketing documents
- Collate and edit content to create a consistent and engaging tone of voice
- Bid kick-off meetings

- Experience of Adobe Creative Suite in particular InDesign and Illustrator is essential
- Experience of working within a similar role in either a bids or marketing function within professional services
- Excellent writing and English language skills and good command of spelling and grammar
- Excellent Word, PowerPoint and Excel skills
- Confidence to push back when need be

If you are looking to become part of a really friendly team which will offer you progression then please apply below. The client is looking to interview immediately and the process itself will be no longer than 2 weeks.