London, Greater London
£34,000 - £38,000 per year
Permanent, Part-time, Full-time
Job description



Business Development Manager


Central London


£34k to £38k full time

About EAP

Engineers Against Poverty (EAP) is a leader in promoting infrastructure policy and practice to alleviate poverty and has strong links to development agencies, government and industry.  We have recently launched a new bold and exciting strategy that aims to tackle poverty by developing research, policy and practice across three core areas: Infrastructure governance; Social equity and inclusive growth; and Sustainable and resilient infrastructure.

EAP hosts the International Secretariat for CoST – the Infrastructure Transparency Initiative (CoST) which promotes an open data and open government approach to ensure better quality public infrastructure. CoST works globally with 14 CoST members and affiliate members who implement the initiative in diverse contexts.

Job purpose:

We need a Business Development Manager with an excellent track record in developing and capitalising on existing and new income streams with funders and stakeholders. The successful candidate will lead the development of grant funding applications and commercial proposals to achieve the future aims and financial targets for both EAP and CoST, as well as help raise the profile of our brand and work. This includes assisting our CoST members and affiliates to develop fundraising strategies and proposals.

  • You will have a track record of securing significant funds through a wide variety of income streams including bilateral donors, multilateral donors and or foundations and meeting challenging financial targets
  • You will have experience of identifying and developing high value income streams
  • You will have excellent writing and analytical skills and a track record of securing high value funds through grant funding applications and or a competitive procurement process.
  • You will have experience of building consortiums and relationship management, with a flair and passion for major donor fundraising. 

How to apply

Please email a CV and 1 page covering letter to John Hawkins, EAP Director of Programmes 

Closing date for applications

Thursday 4 July 09.00 AM

Interview date

Week commencing 15 July with second interviews soon after

Contact information

Please contact John Hawkins, EAP Director of Programmes for further information 


EAP is an equal opportunities employer


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Refreshed on: 14 June 2019
Closed date: 04 July 2019
Tags: Intl Development, Business Development