Senior Bid Manager - London
Published: 24 June 2016
|Job Type:||Service Delivery|
|Salary:||£36,000 per annum plus London Weighting (if applicable)|
|Closing Date:||11 July 2016|
This is a temporary contract to cover maternity leave, due to end on or before 31 May 2017.
We are seeking an exceptional candidate to join our national bid team on a fixed term contract to provide maternity cover for the role of Senior Bid Manager. You will work in our national bid team and support senior staff and colleagues across the country to develop high quality, winning bids. You will manage a team of three Bid Writers and report into our Senior Development Manager. The location is flexible but travel to London three days a week will be required.
Victim Support is a forward-looking charity that is widely recognised as a world leader in developing and delivering victim and witness services that reach into all communities. We are grounded in local communities across England and Wales, as well as having the strength of a national infrastructure and a well-established, award-winning volunteer network. The future landscape for our services is changing and this presents both great opportunities and challenges.
You will be responsible for managing bids from their initial stages of development through to submission, working closely with colleagues.
The ideal candidate will have a track record in bid management, strong project management skills, excellent writing skills and attention to detail. You will also be able to handle competing demands whilst meeting demanding deadlines. You are very likely to have a degree or equivalent professional qualification, or be able to demonstrate strong intellectual capacity and project management experience. An active commitment to promoting equal opportunities and diversity is essential. Candidates who are able to start immediately are preferred.
If you are excited by this challenge and opportunity to join a values driven charity while making a significant contribution to its future delivery and success, then we really want to hear from you.
The closing date for this role is 9am on Monday 11 July 2016.
To apply, please download the application pack below and return it to firstname.lastname@example.org by the closing date, quoting the full job title and reference number.
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Victim Support takes pride in being a diverse organisation, enriched by the participation of all individuals and communities. Diversity matters and we value it.