Bid and proposal apprenticeship news

on Saturday, 12 March 2016.

Winning work is an essential part of any business strategy.  With bidding and proposal management a critical component of the sales cycle, we are delighted to have our standard approved for a bid and proposal co-ordinator and even better that we are able to announce this during National Apprenticeship Week.  Developing the next generation of talent in our industry is vital to the future growth of the economy

APMP UK Annual Award Winners - November 2015

on Friday, 06 November 2015.

Each year the Association of Bid and Proposal Management Professionals in the UK (APMP UK) recognises the organisations, teams and individuals who have shone over the previous 12 months.

On October 21st, over 200 bid professionals attended the APMP UK Black Tie Award Dinner at the Park Inn Hotel, Heathrow, London to celebrate the achievements of fellow colleagues. An unprecedented number of award nominations had been submitted across the six award categories; Best Newcomer, Innovation, Bid Excellence, People Development, Writing and Knowledge Management.


  • The APMP UK Board would like to invite you to submit questions to the Chair, for discussion at our Board Workshops which take place throughout the year.  Please see this link for the dates.  Please email your questions to

    Opportunity to submit questions to the Board

  • The APMP UK Chapter is pleased to welcome Jon Darby as its new Chapter Chair.

    Jon has over 20 years of business winning experience in the ICT, defence, police, rail and logistics markets with a track record of winning multi £m bids in the public and private sectors. Jon is experienced at leading opportunities through all stages of the bid campaign and has led global bid teams from Italy, Germany, Netherlands to the US. Jon is a certified proposal professional and has served on the APMP UK board as Marketing & PR Director and COO since 2012.

    FINAL PRESS RELEASE 18th January 2018 Appointment of new UK Chapter Chair

  • The APMP UK Chapter is pleased to announce the election of Jon Darby as its new Chief Operating Officer for 2017, following which he will succeed Amanda Nuttall as CEO following completion of her term in January 2018. 


    FINAL PRESS RELEASE 5TH OCTOBER 2017: Appointment of new Chief Operating Officer

  • There's just three months to go until our 15th APMP UK Conference in October, and to celebrate, here's our Top 3 reasons why you should attend:


    Three Months to Go until APMP UK Conference 2017

  • The last of 5 articles this week

    Today is the last day of National Apprenticeship Week.  We hope you’ve enjoyed the insights we’ve shared across social media this week from experienced bid and proposal apprentices, and their employer.  If you missed it, you can catch up on what Charlotte, Vicky and Frank had to say. 

    National Apprenticeship Week 2017: Round Up