Proposal Development Experts – Generalists and Technical Specialists at International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Posted 4 days ago

Requisition ID: req9095
Job Title: Proposal Development Experts – Generalists and Technical Specialists
Sector: Awards Management
Employment Category: Consultant
Employment Type: Full-Time
Open to Expatriates: Yes
Location: IRC Global

Job Description

The IRC is seeking qualified candidates to join a diverse roster of proposal development experts, who would be called upon as external consultants in support of a wide variety of proposal development efforts across the organization, including both international and US programs. Interested professionals with relevant expertise would be added to the roster and contacted on a case by case basis when work opportunities match their profile.
The IRC is interested in candidates that could offer any of the following:
  • General proposal writing skills, particularly with major US Government, European and multilateral donors.
  • Technical expertise in sectors relevant to IRC (Health and Environmental Health; Violence Protection and Response; Governance; Education; Economic Recovery & Development).
  • Specific donor expertise (for example specializing in specific USAID, EuropeAid or US Department of Health and Human Services funding streams).


Minimum Requirements:
  • Successful experience working on competitive donor proposals.
  • Strong writing skills, particular geared towards project proposals for government/statutory donors.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in multicultural contexts.
  • The ability to manage a work plan and coordinate inputs from multiple contributors.


  • Previous experience working with the IRC or another international NGO with a similar scope of programming.
  • Proposal budget development experience.
  • Design workshop facilitation skills.
  • The ability to work proficiently in French.

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