Bid Writer & Commercial Projects Manager, Loughborough

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Loughborough CollegeLoughborough

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £40,182 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

Are you an experienced and talented Bid Writer with a commercial background? 

Loughborough College has an ambitious 2020 vision to grow and in order to achieve that vision, we are looking to recruit a Bid Writer & Commercial Projects Manager.

The post holder will be responsible for contract management of Loughborough College’s portfolio of externally funded projects and the preparation of proposals and bids to bring new income to the group. The post-holder will also support the achievement of the College’s strategic objectives and the commercial strategy by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests and exploring opportunities which add commercial value to the college. 

We are looking for an individual with commercial acumen, experience of managing high value contracts and a determination to support a thriving college to diversify its income streams further. A degree in a relevant subject area or work experience in a similar role is essential. 

If you are an individual with experience of the Education and training sector, with excellent communication skills and the ability to demonstrate highly effective and planning skills, then we look forward to hearing from you.

Closing date for applications is Tuesday 20th February 2018.


About Loughborough College:

Loughborough College was established in 1909 and we are proud of our long standing reputation for providing excellent levels of high-quality teaching and training across Leicestershire. 

We offer lots of different courses, from A Levels to vocational programmes, Apprenticeships and degrees. With links to leading Universities and established professionals, our courses have been developed with an emphasis on employability and developing skills to succeed within the workplace.

We want your experience with us to be valuable and exciting and we are always exploring new ways to keep things fresh and interesting. We’ve invested over £30 million into the College campus over the last two years to provide the very latest in teaching and learning. Students and Employees also have access to;

  • An onsite fully equipped gym
  • Hair and beauty salons
  • Two cafe's and two restaurants
  • A Library
  • The Radmoor Day Nursery
  • Onsite parking 


Loughborough is one of the most centrally placed towns in England and benefits from excellent transport links. Access to the College is easy with the M1 motorway less than three miles away and frequent first class train and bus services are in operation. With regular rail links to and from London, Leicester, Nottingham and Derby, Loughborough College is accessible to students and staff from all over the country. There are also various bus services both locally and as part of a national network which provide an alternative way to travel for those in the surrounding areas.

Joining the team: 

If you’re interested in one of the job vacancies at Loughborough College or taking the next step in your career, why not contact us now? All of our jobs are listed on You could be the next person to join the college and become part of a friendly and helpful team. 

Loughborough College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

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More about Loughborough College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Radmoor Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3BT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 845 166 2950
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