Innovation Consultant / Proposal Writer

Job Title: Innovation Consultant / Proposal Writer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridgeshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: J897219_1539073485
Contact Name: Melanie Stott
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 09, 2018 09:24

Job Description

Proposals Writer / Innovation Consultant

Working for a progressive company that help organisations develop their ideas and processes, this is a fantastic opportunity to work with a vast array of proposals for grants from Horizon 2020 and Innovate UK.

Due to continued expansion, they are looking for an enthusiastic Innovation Consultant / Proposal Writer. The successful candidate will;

  • Have successfully written grant funding proposals for funding calls including Horizon 2020 and Innovate UK
  • Be able to demonstrate minimum 2 years' experience of successful tenders and knowledge of such funding calls
  • Ideally come from a Business background, where you can demonstrate an ability to build a business case based on information provided
  • Be Creative and self-motivated
  • Have the ability to work on multiple projects, meeting tight deadlines
  • Be passionate about writing, with a keen eye for detail
  • Willing to be located out of Cambridge at least 3 days a week

As an Innovation Consultant, your main duties and responsibilities will include;

  • Being instrumental in the writing of proposals
  • Ensuring they meet the eligibility criteria
  • Lead mind-mapping sessions for the generation of concepts
  • Carry out detailed market research and analysis in order to demonstrate appropriate impact for a fundable project
  • Formulate a convincing and persuasive proposition by researching competing technology solutions
  • Communicate effectively with relevant departments, partners, and clients
  • Ensure proposals are prepared, evaluated, and submitted to the compulsory standard and within required deadlines
  • Assess, edit and improve proposal documentsThis is an exciting opportunity to be an instrumental part of winning funding for progressive projects. Please apply with a brief covering statement.

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For more information call Mel on 0151 304 7034, or click Apply now.

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