Requirement for Funding Bid Writers

Requirement for Funding Bid Writers

Activity Sheffield are seeking bid writers to support them in their applications for funding.

Sheffield City Council
Activity Sheffield – Funding Bid Writers
Activity Sheffield (AS) are seeking bid writers to support them in their applications for funding from bodies such as:


·         Sport England

·         Big Lottery

·         Comic Relief

·         Various health related funding streams

·         Local Sustainable Transport

·         European Funding

·         Play England

·         Arts Council

·         Cycle Yorkshire


Bids will be submitted in agreed key strategic areas i.e. health, sport and physical activity, crime/anti-social behaviour reduction, youth justice, play, social prescribing, creative arts, bids from the value of approximately £100k to £2million


The role will include:


·         Proactive identification of applicable funding streams

·         Responsibility for submissions, pre qualification exercises and tenders

·         Project management of the bid process, agreeing strategy with Activity Sheffield Team and bid partners where applicable

·         Ensuring adequate resources are available and managed to complete the submission, against timescales

·         All bid content is in place, and the quality assurance of the final output

·         Likely to include engagement with the client in many cases and the management of bid document production

·         Contribute to the development of the bid


AS are therefore seeking consultants/bid writers with experience of writing funding bids focusing on the above with a track record of successfully converting bids into funding streams.

Interested parties should download the attached documents and return them as per the instructions.

Mr Jason Swann
Email Address:
0114 20 53186
Level 2, North Wing
South Yorkshire
S1 4PL
United Kingdom
Key Dates
17/03/2015 00:00
23/04/2015 00:00
Other Information
12 (months)
0 (months)
Contract Attachment(s)
Attached/Link Name Size Date Uploaded
Intro.doc 272kb 17/03/2015
Qualification.doc 285kb 17/03/2015

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