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Proposal Development Specialist

Date Posted: Feb 04, 2020

Job Description

The registered Trustees of  Development Aid from People to People (DAPP) Malawi  a locally registered  NGO since 1996, with the  mission to promote  social and economic  development by implementing projects within health, education, community development, agriculture &food security, fund-raising and environmental programs.

An opportunity has arisen for interested applicants to fill the position of Proposal Development Specialist starting from 01stMarch 2020 in DAPP Lilongwe Partnership Office.

Position: Proposal Development Specialist


  • Produce winning proposals - especially within the areas of Health, Climate Change and Education– from the start to the submission – including using pre-printed formats, budget templates, log frames etc.
  • Identify and keep track of new funding opportunities
  • From time to time also produce case stories and inputs to newslettersand other promotion material
  • Do proof reading of various documents before submission to partner


  • Bachelor’s degree in Public Health, Social Science or its equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in working with rural community development projects- preferable related to health, education or climate change.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in  producing winning proposals to key donors especially USAID and EU - including narrative, log frame as well as budgeting following donor guidelines/ instructions.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in being the team leader for writing of bigger proposals as part of consortium.



  • Computer literate – including spreadsheets
  • Skills and experience in designing of layout for proposals and promotion materials is preferred
  • Be self-driven
  • Open minded and strong team spirit

How to apply

Applications describing detailed experience in relation to this vacancy, CV, contact phone numbers and three traceable referees must be forwarded to the following address latest by 14thFebruary, 12.00 hours to:


Please write: Proposal Development Specialist in the subject when sending the e-mail.

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