Proposal Writing

Summary of project and role:

Dramebaaz is a student- led initiative to support education through theatre out of Manzil. We are looking for a proposal writer who can take the lead in developing and writing project proposals based on donor requirements, thereby submitting quality proposals. She/he will work closely with other team members 

Responsibilities/expectations: 

  1. Prepares proposals by determining concept, gathering and formatting information, writing drafts, and obtaining approval
  2. Determines proposal concept by identifying and clarifying opportunities and needs and attending strategy meetings.
  3. Meets proposal deadlines by establishing priorities and target dates for information gathering, writing, review, approval.
  4. Suggest grant opportunities to the organisation that matches their vision.

Time commitment: 7-8 hours per week

Duration: At Least 4- 6 months

Qualifications and requirements: 

  1. Minimum of 1-year experience in grant writing and prospect research.
  2. Excellent presentation, networking and communication skills.
  3. Familiarity with social sector working culture and networks to identify relevant opportunities and be aware of best practices.
  4. Should be able to demonstrate his/her ability to translate complicated ideas into language easily understood by others. 

Benefits:

  1. Working towards a cause like education will help you to make a positive contribution in the growth of the society. There is no greater joy than knowing you have made a difference in someone’s life. 
  2. Working with Manzil will broaden your perspective. You will learn working with people from different socio-economic backgrounds.. It will help you build some essential values of empathy, trust, team-work and equality. 
  3. As a part of a team, you will not only gain leadership skills, you will also learn Team-Work.
  4. You get to become part of many life-changing stories of young people you work and spend time with here.

Location: Remote Working due to Covid.