Lauren Hewlett

Deputy Professional Head of Bid Writing & Senior Bid Writer

Bio:

Lauren is a senior bid writer with a strong communicative and meticulous approach to translating complex, technical solutions into concise, compelling responses.

Her bidding experience enables her to effectively manage cross-functional bid teams, ensuring seamless collaboration and timely delivery of high-quality bids. Continuously seeking improvement opportunities, Lauren acts as our Performance Manager, leveraging analytical and financial skills to measure the impact we deliver to our clients.

Skills and behaviours

  • Developing win strategy and solutions
  • Bid writing, proofreading and editing
  • Managing bids
  • Developing collaborative client relationships
  • Presenting
  • Working to tight deadlines
  • Promoting good relations in a group
  • Working effectively in a team
  • Adopting a planned and well-organised approach

Experience and successes

In 2021, Lauren was a finalist in the Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP) Awards Best Newcomer category. Projects she has worked on include HS2 Euston Station, Surrey County Council’s highways term maintenance contract and National Highways’ Scheme Delivery Framework and Area 9 Maintenance and Response Contract.

Case studies

National Highways – A417 missing link upgrade

Pagabo £1.6 billion Civils and Infrastructure framework – establishing a social value legacy

Specialist bridge inspections and maintenance contract – the Avonmouth and Severn Bridges