Poppy Baxter

Bid Writer


Poppy is a confident and versatile member of our bid writing team, with a keen eye for detail and excellent writing ability. Her research skills and sector experience allow her to thoughtfully review and challenge submissions, ensuring strength in our client’s offering. Poppy’s creative and collaborative approach fosters positive client relationships, driving the creation of high-quality responses. She is also part of our valuable network of Mental Health First Aiders, supporting our team to sustain healthy working habits.

Skills and behaviours

  • Bid writing, proofreading and editing
  • Peer review and challenge
  • Developing collaborative client relationships
  • Working conscientiously and responsibly
  • Adopting a warm and friendly manner
  • Maintaining a strong vision and sense of purpose
  • Communicating and presenting with confidence
  • Tailoring responses to client requirements

Experience and successes

Poppy developed valuable writing and analytical skills through her academic study of English literature and involvement in the creative industries. With experience in numerous sectors, Poppy has worked on projects including the Peak Cluster carbon capture scheme, Next Generation Ticketing in Ireland and the Sea Change project at Portsmouth International Port.

Case studies

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

The Network Rail Southern Integrated Delivery portfolio for CP7 and CP8

EiB plays a part in the proposed Lower Thames Crossing