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Proposal Writer & Researcher

Proposal Writer & Researcher

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    Major Donor, Trust / Statutory, Grants

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  • Salary:

    £24.5k - 28.5k per year

  • Contact:

    Regional Team

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  • Published:

    over 3 years ago

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Animal Charity – Proposal Writer & Researcher (( month maternity cover) – Based Oxfordshire - £24,500 – 28,500 – Reference J53503EDR

This famous Animal Charity is looking for a Proposal Writer and Researcher to cover 9 month maternity position in their office at Carterton Oxfordshire. You will be responsible for leading and working on your own initiative to develop a comprehensive portfolio of funding proposals, reports and budgets for projects that are agreed by the organisation as being in need of financial support. The Proposal Writer will be the main liaison point with other teams and will incorporate elements of researching, qualifying and profiling prospects and new business opportunities, working in a support role for donor events, and responding to new donor enquiries

This role requires someone with:

Excellent interpersonal skills




The ability to hit the ground running.

This role is about writing and understanding the audiences you are writing for. The manager has outlined some other key points below:

  1. Demonstrable writing and researching skills and the ability to compose inspirational, accurate and persuasive proposals and reports. Experience of writing in a fundraising environment would be a benefit

  2. Good interpersonal, communication, negotiating and persuasive skills and experience.

  3. Experience of working on multiple projects at one time and juggling priorities in order to meet deadlines

  4. Flexible approach to work, tenacious and determined with the ability to work confidently and proactively  

    To discuss this role in more detail please call Ellen Drummond on 0191 2299595.

    To apply please send your CV to quoting reference J53503EDR.

    Plus free training for fundraisers! 
    All fundraisers who secure a role through TPP receive a £100 CPD voucher to use with the Institute of Fundraising. More details are available on the TPP Recruitment website