Sharon Charity

Senior Bid Writer

Bio:

With over 30 years’ experience as a writer, editor and strategic communications professional, Sharon has worked with EiB as a consultant since 2019. Beginning her career as a newspaper reporter, followed by stints as a book editor and senior communications manager, Sharon brings editorial expertise to bids in every sector.

She has a strong interest in health and safety, which she has enhanced with ongoing experience writing articles for the Health and Safety Executive’s Discovering Safety project.

Skills and behaviours

  • Analysing win strategy and identifying win themes
  • Understanding customer needs
  • Storyboarding and solution development
  • Bid writing, editing and proofreading
  • Working to tight deadlines
  • Collaborative working

Experience and successes

Sharon creates high-impact narratives that convey clients’ key messages in a clear and compelling way. Projects she has worked on include Network Rail’s CP7 framework, the A19 New Tees Crossing and the Warrington Western Link road.