Head of Propositions and Bid Development

Recruiter
Citizens Advice
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£61,921 plus £3,520 London Allowance
Posted
08 Oct 2017
Closes
07 Nov 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Citizens Advice provides free, independent and impartial advice and information to help people resolve their legal, money and other problems. In the past year we have helped over 2.5 million people solve over 6.2 million problems. Our national network delivers services from over 3,000 locations in England and Wales. In 2015 we won Charity Times Charity of the Year for our work. Now we want to do even more. Head of Propositions and Bid Development £61,921 plus £3,520 London Allowance London Full time Permanent Job Ref: 17\154 Can you protect, grow and diversify our income locally and nationally? We are looking for an outstanding candidate to run a first-class propositions and bidding function for Citizens Advice. With deep experience of securing funds from a wide range of statutory and commercial funders you will relish the challenge of positioning the service as preferred supplier in our chosen markets. In this challenging role you will be accountable for propositions valued at around £40m per annum. You’ll be driven, organised, politically aware and ambitious, with exemplary judgement and ability to work collaboratively with a wide range of stakeholders. This is an exciting opportunity to work with one of the most recognisable charities in England and Wales. Our organisation is unique. From 2,700 locations, we directly help 2.7 million people to solve their problems each year. Through these interactions we see first-hand, and in real time, the problems faced by people across England and Wales. Our amazing data allows us to spot emerging issues quickly, often even before government. This makes us uniquely placed to develop effective solutions and deliver impactful change. To apply, please click on the Apply button. Closing Date: 20th October 2017 Interview Date: 25th October 2017 Citizens Advice values diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination. We encourage and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from disabled and Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic people, as they are currently under represented in our workforce.