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Graduate Bid Writer

United Kingdom
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17 Feb 2023
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About The Role

Milestone Infrastructure are the UKs leading highways maintenance provider looking after 24,000 miles of roads, 280,000 lighting assets and 20,000 miles of footways, always with a view to ensuring that all works are carried out as sustainably as possible and with minimal impact to local communities

In line with our ambitious growth plans we are looking for a graduate for our bid writing team. As part of this scheme you will be supported to spend time in other areas of construction. You will join our bid team to work on winning bid submissions, you will work in a hybrid way from our Beaconsfield office or from home but there may be an element of travel when you are fulfilling your role.

If you enjoy writing, have a creative eye and enjoy winning, then perhaps a career in our bid team is for you! Producing winning submissions is vital to the success of our business, you will support the team to produce high-quality bids, as a business we are committed to really understanding 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.

We welcome applications from graduates studying in English, History, Marketing or Journalism but most importantly those with a high level of English and a creative eye! Milestone Infrastructure believe that a willingness to learn and a passion to work in the construction industry can prove to be as important as technical skills. This is a structured, proven route to a management role in one of the most forward-thinking construction companies in the UK.

What do we need from you?

Alongside our values of safety, people, delivery and integrity we will look to understand your potential and development areas for the role. During the recruitment process you may be expected to show us that you are willing to learn, be self-motivated, punctual, organised, committed, and hard-working. Many of the skills you’ll need to succeed in this role will be developed as part of your training – so we look forward to supporting you on your career journey.

At Milestone Infrastructure, we’re proud to be able to offer our fantastic employees a wide variety of benefits:

  • Contribution towards professional development fees and further training opportunities provided
  • A huge range of deals and discounts at many your favourite brands
  • Generous pension contribution
  • 28 days annual holiday entitlement with opportunities to sell/buy leave & carry-over policies
  • Access to Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Cycle2work scheme
  • Reward & Recognition Scheme
  • Competitive family friendly and special leave policies
About The Company

At Milestone we embrace diversity, opening a rich potential for new ways of thinking and helping us to build successful and winning teams. We would like you to perform at your best at every stage of our recruitment process; and as a Disability Confident employer, if you require any adjustments that would assist you throughout your application, please contact us at [email protected] or inform the recruitment manager in the first instance and we will be pleased to offer support.

We also welcome you to ask about the flexibility you need.  Anyone who applies for a role can ask about flexibility at interview; whether this is part-time working, home working, or any other alternative. In return, we will explore what is possible for the role.

This is an advert for our job vacancy, and therefore may not be inclusive of all assigned duties, responsibilities, or aspects of the role described, and may be amended at any time at the sole discretion of Milestone. The closing date for this vacancy may be subject to change any time at the sole discretion of the Business.