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Volunteer Bid Writer with a flair for persuasive writing and a knack for fundraising

Beyond the Margin


Posted over 30 days ago...

Beyond the Margin is looking for a dedicated volunteer bid writer to join our every growing team. Someone who can contribute to our mission of making a lasting impact on the lives of those in need. 


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Bradford, BD4 9BU

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Expires at anytime

What will you be doing?

As a Bid Writer, you will play a crucial role in securing funding that enables us to carry out our mission and bring positive change to those we aim to serve. You will gain valuable experience in the nonprofit sector and contribute to the growth of a newly founded charity This is a volunteer position, we understand the importance of work-life balance and value your time. Your commitment can be tailored to fit your schedule. During your time with us we would want you to:

Craft compelling and persuasive grant proposals tailored to the specific requirements of potential donors and funding opportunities. Work closely with the leadership team to develop bid strategies that align with the organisation's priorities and funding needs. Collaborate with team to gather relevant information for bids and proposals. Research and identify suitable grants that align with the mission and goals of Beyond the Margin Establish and maintain positive relationships with potential donors, foundations, and funding agencies. Communicate effectively to convey the need, impact and importance of Beyond the Margins projects and interventions Maintain accurate records of bids, proposals, and outcomes. Prepare regular reports on fundraising activities and successes.

What are we looking for?

We are looking for someone with the qualities, skills and expertise to take this small charity to new heights:

Passion for the mission and values of Beyond the Margin. Previous experience in bid writing or fundraising is a plus Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong research, analytical abilities and attention to detail. Familiarity with fundraising platforms and strategies is a plus Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team. Strong interpersonal and relationship-building abilities.  

What difference will you make?

Your words will be the driving force behind securing vital funds that directly support our charitable initiatives and your efforts will contribute to positive change, making a tangible difference in the lives of those we serve. Beyond the Margin is a recently founded charity dedicated to supporting disadvantaged/marginalised individuals in West Yorkshire through community and school interventions. Specialising in therapeutic methods, trauma-informed approaches, arts based therapies, youth work, sport and creative education, we aim to enhance skills, well-being, and aspirations. We believe that every individual has the inherent right to achieve their full potential. Our commitment involves creating a nurturing, safe space for individuals to heal and transform their narratives. Our approach involves forming positive relationships, overcoming adversity, addressing trauma, enabling individuals to surpass perceived and actual disadvantages along their journey.   


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