Building Heroes

Building Heroes – Contract Bid Writer


Hours: Part time
Location: Head Office Crawley, West Sussex or Home Based
Salary: Competitive Salary & Commission Structure

Building Heroes is a Queens award-winning charity based in West Sussex operating nationally to provide military service leavers, veterans and family members with construction skills training and employment support across England and Wales.

The charity receives more than 1900 applications a year from military personnel providing construction skills to service leavers and military family leading to successful employment opportunities.

The charity is approaching their tenth year and in a period of growth. To support expansion the charity is looking for someone who shares the charity values, honesty, integrity, collaboration, respect, and a self-motivated individual with an excellent track record of successful long term contract funding.

Main Purpose:

Are you a Contract bid writer who wants a role where they can make their mark and develop? This position is an exciting opportunity to develop income streams from a range of contracts from Government, Military of Defence, Construction Industry, Education and other similar streams of funding. You will identify strategic funding opportunities and develop relationships that make them possible.

The post holder will be expected to meet and where possible exceed income target contract funding of at least £400k per year through development of strong relationships that generate significant income to support the work the charity provides. They will focus on writing successful applications to secure funding and resources which will support the charity to enhance and deliver outcomes and career opportunities for the beneficiaries.

Download the job description here.

Please send CVs to Glynis Argue – by 6 October 2023.

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