Lead Technical Proposal Writer - Consultancy

Details

  • Location: Worldwide
  • Date Posted: February 16, 2017
  • Application Deadline: Rolling
  • Job Type: Consultant (intermittent work schedule)

 

Summary

Eurasia Foundation (EF), a US-based international development organization promoting civil society strengthening, good governance, and economic development, is accepting applications for a Lead Technical Proposal Writer to support new business opportunities in the Eurasia and/or the Middle East and North Africa regions. 

Duties

Proposal writers will support the development of competitive technical applications in response to solicitations from USAID and other USG donors. Successful applicants will lead technical design and writing in the following thematic areas: CSO-led advocacy, civic engagement, public administration reform, e-governance, entrepreneurship, virtual and in-person educational exchanges, and organizational capacity building. Proposal writers will coordinate the overall approach and program design with EF’s DC-based development team. 

International travel may be required. 

Qualifications

  • Proven track record of writing successful proposals for USG donors, including USAID;
  • Demonstrated experience in project design; previous field-based project management experience;
  • At least 8 years of international development experience;
  • Subject matter expertise in one or more of the technical areas above;
  • Excellent technical writing and editing skills;
  • Ability to handle multiple assignments in deadline-driven environment and strong attention to detail required;
  • Experience with contributing to cost proposals;
  • Prior work experience in the Eurasia and the Middle East and/or North Africa regions;
  • Fluency in English required; Russian or Arabic proficiency desired.

 

Apply

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to jobs@eurasia.org with “WRITER” in the subject line. 

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