Greater London

£34,160 or £33,060 per annum (depending on location)



Job Description

Hours: Full time 35 hours per week

One in six people in the UK will have a disability in their lifetime and we want to make sure they have the opportunity to live their lives to their full potential.

Leonard Cheshire Disability is the UK’s largest voluntary sector provider of services for disabled people.  Our services include high-quality care and community support together with innovative projects supporting disabled people into education, employment and entrepreneurship.  Worldwide, our global alliance of Cheshire partners supports disabled people into education and employment, and works in more than 50 countries.

This post will work as part of a team to secure new and retain existing business for the charity, by producing compelling bids and tenders that support our growth strategy. Your writing and communication skills will enable you to source new, and develop existing relationships, in order to win bids that will build on our reputation and success, enabling us to continue to make a significant difference to the people we support.

Your strong interpersonal and influencing skills will enable you to nurture internal relationships and positively influence key decision makers, commissioners, prospective customers and strategic partners. You will apply your effective business acumen to support the management of new development opportunities for the Charity.

With an impressive track record of producing high quality bids and tenders, ideally in the health and/or social care sector, you will be able to demonstrate an understanding of commissioning/purchasing requirements, along with your track record of success.

Based:   Head Office, Vauxhall, London, SW8 or Home based

Salary: £34,160 or £33,060 per annum (depending on location)  

Hours: Full time 35 hours per week

If you have the skills we require and you seek to make a difference to people’s lives then download the job description  and  apply online to email your CV (max 3 pages) and cover letter (max 2 pages) addressing the points on the person specification , quoting reference number LCD6178.

We are an Inclusive Employer

  • Closing date:   Monday 20 February 2016 at 10am
  • Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place on 24th and 27th of February.

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