Leeds, West Yorkshire, Yorkshire and The Humber

£30,785-£32,486 (Scale Point 35-37) per annum



Job Description

We have an exciting new opportunity for a Bid Writer with the required experience to join the Development Team as part of Central Services, based at our Head Office in Leeds.

The Role:

The purpose of the role is to support the Bid Manager to manage, write and co-ordinate business development tendering activity to pursue and secure commercial and grant funded contracts.  The Bid Writer will report to the Bid Manager and in conjunction with the Development Director will play a lead role in diversifying our income whilst meeting our overall charitable objectives and commercial growth targets.

Please refer to the application pack for the full role profile.

In order to apply for this position, you will need to hold a full driving licence and have access to a vehicle.  Adjustments may be possible where applicants cannot drive as a result of a disability.

If you would like an informal chat about the role, please contact the Director of Development and Communications, Paul Hardman whose contact details can be found in the Application Pack.

The Organisation:

Foundation is a registered charity, one of the largest third sector providers of housing-related support services to socially excluded groups in the North of England, operating across Yorkshire, North East and Greater Manchester.

We are looking to a positive future, with aspirations for further developing the range of creative services we deliver, in partnership with organisations who share our values across sectors and communities.

Benefits:  Foundation offers employees Enhanced Paid Benefits, Contributory Pension Scheme, Flexible Working, Simply Health Cash Plan, Childcare Vouchers, Interest-Free Car Loan (after six months), Cycle Scheme (after six months), Colleague Bursary, Employee Assistance Programme and Volunteer Leave (two days paid per annum).

To Apply:  Please see our website for full details Foundation website

Once you have completed the application form, please follow the instructions in the covering letter.

Foundation is committed to building a workforce which is valued and whose diversity reflects the communities it serves, enabling it to deliver the best possible service to those communities and service users.  Foundation seeks to attract applicants from all sections of the community in order to achieve a diverse workforce.

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