Published: 6th Feb 2019
  • Full Time
  • Civic Centre
  • Applications have closed.
  • Salary: ££35,795 to £40,454

Website WalsallCouncil Walsall Council

Economy & Environment Directorate

External Funding Bid Writer – ref EE28718
G10 £35,795 to £40,454 per annum

Fixed Term – 31st March 2021 (possible extension)

It’s an exciting time in Walsall with the next stage of our Inclusive Economic Growth Programme about to begin. We are looking for an experienced and successful bid writer to join us as soon as possible to really make a difference. If successful, you will work with key partners, local people and employers to raise our game by attracting significant levels of external resources that are capable of making a real difference.

If successful you will work for the External Funding and Business Development Manager as part of our External Funding team, owning responsibility for; designing, drafting and submitting high quality bids, often in partnership, that secure the resources we need to drive forward the economic and environmental regeneration of our borough.

The role is initially offered through to the end of March 2021, with extensions dependent on the team’s success in securing additional funding.

For an informal discussion please contact Kaye Davies, External Funding and Business Development Manager, on 01922 650934.

Closing date of applications: Thursday 21 February 2019.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 28th February 2019.

This post is covered by the Government’s Code of Practice on the English Language Fluency Duty for public sector workers.  The post holder will be required to communicate verbally with customers and provide advice and/or information in accurate spoken English

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