Proposals Assistant - Edinburgh

Ref: 257 Date Posted: Tuesday 08 Oct 2019
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Burness Paull is one of Scotland’s premier law firms with offices across Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow, serving clients in Scotland, the UK and globally.  We have over 500 people and have worked on deals in more than 60 jurisdictions. We have one goal - to be the Best Scottish Law Firm in the World.


We are looking to recruit a Proposals Assistant into our Business Development & Marketing Team (BD&M).


The successful candidate will work closely with our Proposals Team of two, and the wider BD&M team to deliver winning, customer friendly proposals for new work from current and prospective clients.


This role is well-networked and offers a variety of responsibilities, including scheduling, live tender support, record keeping and communicating across all functions of the firm. It is likely that there will also be opportunities to lead the creation of proposals.


The successful candidate will be proactive, highly organised, commercially aware and have a positive attitude and a winning mentality! You will be comfortable working on multiple concurrent projects with many moving parts, to tight deadlines.


This is a great opportunity if you are ambitious for a move into Business Development.


If you would like to discuss the role in more detail, please contact Michelle MacPherson on 01224 261286 or at

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+44 (0)1224 261286

  • Legal Business Awards 2014 National/Regional Firm of the Year

  • Legal 500 UK Awards 2013 ‘Scottish Firm of the Year'

  • ‘Legal Advisor of the Year‘ 2013

  • UK 200 Listed Firm 2013