Fund Writing Officer

The Cyprus International Institute of Management is an international Graduate Business School based in Cyprus since 1990 ( aiming to be upgraded to a full – fledged university in the forthcoming years.
CIIM is seeking to hire a Fund Writing Officer to administer funding opportunities mainly for companies. Aiming to constantly upgrade proposal – writing quality to secure competitive funding, locally, from the European Union or other foundations,
is the priority for this position.

Responsibility and Duties

  • Responsible either for the full proposal or a part of it, depending on the project and agreement;
  • Identify funding bodies and capture funding opportunities locally and outside Cyprus; identify government initiatives and subsidiaries for companies
  • Responsible to write, develop, edit and finalize the proposal including all the information (including finance), details and documentation;
  • Coordinate with all necessary parties to gather all data needed for the proposal;
  • Lease with potential partners, support the formation of the consortium and engage in negotiations and pre-bid agreement.
  • Meet the proposals’ deadlines;
  • Maintain an excellent organised proposal support database;


  • MBA, MA or MSc degree;
  • At least 2 years of experience in grant writing or comparable experience in a professional or academic setting;
  • Experience with funding bodies and competitive bids;
  • Proven excellence in English language written and oral;
  • Able to understand and apply each proposal’s writing standards including excellent readability and tone;
  • Strong writing, proofreading, editing skills resulting an error free proposal; an eye for the proposal’s aesthetics is essential;
  • Attention to detail and critical thinking;
  • Able to work responsibly and independently;

How to apply

If you have the required skills and you are seeking for a stable work opportunity in a growing environment, please send your CV to

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