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Volunteer Bid Writer

Young Minders The BAME Home Education Hub


Posted over 30 days ago...

The ideal candidate will have experience in grant writing, a strong understanding of BAME issues, and the ability to effectively communicate our organisation's mission and impact to potential funders. 


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Croydon, CR0 5PX

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Expires at anytime

What will you be doing?

We are seeking a talented and driven Bid Writer to join our team and play a pivotal role in securing grants and funding opportunities to support our charitable endeavors. The Bid Writer will be responsible for researching, preparing, and submitting high-quality grant applications to various funders, with a focus on securing funding for BAME charities and community projects.This is an exciting opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the BAME community by securing vital funding for our charitable initiatives.

What are we looking for?

Proven experience in grant writing, preferably within the nonprofit sector, with a successful track record of securing funding from diverse sources. Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills, with the ability to craft compelling narratives and persuasive proposals. Strong research and analytical skills, with the ability to gather and synthesize information from various sources. Detail-oriented and highly organized, with the ability to manage multiple priorities and deadlines effectively. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build rapport and collaborate with internal and external stakeholders. Knowledge of BAME issues, social justice, and community development is desirable.Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and grant management software/tools.

What difference will you make?

Securing Funding: The primary impact of the candidate will be in securing funding for the organisation through successful grant writing. By effectively researching, preparing, and submitting grant applications, the candidate will help to secure vital financial resources to support the organisation's programs and initiatives focused on serving the BAME community.   Sustainability: By diversifying and increasing the organization's funding sources, the Bid Writer will contribute to the long-term sustainability of the organisation. Sustainable funding streams will ensure that the organisation can continue to operate and deliver its essential services over the long term, without reliance on a single source of funding.


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