EU / H2020 Senior Proposal Writer| EUR 2500 (base salary + success fee) | Brussels

EU Startup Services is looking for a Senior Proposal Writer to support our team in Brussels Office.

Minimum requirements:

– At least 3 years of EU grant writing (H2020, FTI, or any other science and innovation track), with demonstrated success;

– A Master’s degree in one of the following areas: Science and Engineering, European Affairs, Business, or similar (Alternatively, a degree in another area with demonstrated professional experience in these fields);

– In Brussels or ready to relocate to Brussels and working full time;

– Fluent in English, both spoken and written; and preferable that part of your academic track has been conducted in English.

Preferable requirements:

– Knowledge of the SME Instrument;

– Prior experience in dealing directly with clients;

– Can read and understand business plans.

About the position: main responsibilities

– Participate in proposal strategy, design, writing, and review sessions throughout the life of the proposal;

– Research, write and edit technical material for proposals;

– Conduct requirements analysis for clients and collect input;

– Successfully interact and manage client relationships, potential partners and/or local staff, gather operational information and country context, and analyze the competitive environment for considering the organization’s differentiators;

– Attend and participate in divisional business development and capture meetings.

How to apply?

EU Startup Services offers a competitive starting base compensation of +/- €2500 depending on qualification and experience. Success fees for successful proposals are also awarded.

If you are looking for a new challenge, please contact us by sending your CV and a short cover letter to Florina Raduta at, mentioning in the subject line “Senior Proposal Manager”. Interviews will be on going and only selected candidates will be contacted. Starting date: as negotiated.

Every application will be treated confidentially.