Julie Caughey

Procurement & Bid Specialist

Qualifications & Professional Memberships

  • Professionally qualified with the Association of Proposal Management Professionals (CP APMP)
  • Member of Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS)
  • BAdmin Hons (First Class)
  • Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS)
  • PRINCE2 Practitioner

    About Julie

    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 in Competitive Dialogues and OJEU procurements.

    Contact Julie

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


    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.


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

    AM Bid
    14 Newmains Holding
    North Berwick
    EH39 5BL