Bid Writer (Research and Enterprise)

Twickenham, London (Greater)
23 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
23 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Bid Writer (Research and Enterprise) 

Reports to: Director of Enterprise and Innovation 
Grade: Band H 
Starting Salary: £32,548   Hours:                                 
Full time Term: FTC (one year)      
Job Purpose: Since 1850 St Mary’s has been preparing students for flourishing lives and successful careers within a strong community of trust and respect based on our Catholic ethos and identity. St Mary’s has now embarked on an ambitious vision to establish itself as Britain’s leading Catholic University.  

St Mary’s is therefore expanding its enterprise and innovation work, to enable us to resource new projects for the University and bring new opportunities to staff and students.  We are now seeking a bid writer to support the work of the Enterprise and Research teams in identifying sources of funding and developing funding bids and contract tenders. 

You will be an experienced bid writer, with demonstrable success in securing competitive funding bids from across philanthropic and governmental sectors.  You will support the Enterprise team and the Research Office in identifying funding and developing funding bids, working with staff across our Academic Schools. 

 You will bring to the role a solid understanding of fundraising and attention to detail as well as excellent written skills, and ideally you will have previous experience of the Higher Education Sector.   

For further information about the role and for details of how to apply, please click here 
Closing Date: 7th January 2018

Interviews are likely to be held on 16th January 2018