Julie Caughey

Procurement & Bid Specialist

Qualifications & Professional Memberships

BAdmin Hons (First Class)
Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS)
Member of Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS)
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP) Foundation
PRINCE2 Practitioner

Julie qualified as a CA with Coopers & Lybrand Deloitte and then became a Financial Accountant with Diageo. Julie joined East Lothian Council in 1999 as Finance Manager for Social Care and Education and shortly thereafter established a Procurement function which she developed into an award-winning service for the Council. She was an early adopter of Community Benefits. In 2013, Julie began providing procurement and bidding consultancy services. Since then Julie has implemented Purchase to Pay solutions in the City of Edinburgh Council and Scottish Borders Council and managed transformation projects. Julie has also been invited to write guidance for the Energy Saving Trust and managed procurement activities for various Housing Associations.

Julie benefits from an insight into what the buyer is thinking and how tenders are scored. She has also buyer and bidder experience of Competitive Dialogues and OJEU procurements.

Successes

Julie has helped public sector bodies achieve efficiencies, better ways of working and savings.

Julie has been highly successful in writing winning bids in many different sectors for both public and private sector buying organisations.

Specialities

Public Sector Procurement
Community Benefits
Bid and Proposal Writing
Bid Strategy and Bid Management

Contact Julie

For further information on how we can help grow your business through winning bids and proposals:

bid writing bid management
interim bid staff and bid writing training
bid specialists and tender specialists
Outsourced Retained Service
bid writing bid management
interim bid staff and bid writing training
bid specialists and tender specialists
Outsourced Retained Service