Proposal Writer (m/f/d)

Job Details
GOPA Infra is updating its worldwide Proposal Writers pool for Architecture & Urban Development, Transport & Mobility, Waste Management, Water & Sanitation and Institutional Development for future projects.
Task description: 

Potential fields of expertise

  • Architecture & Urban Development
  • Architecture, planning & design
  • Social infrastructure
  • Urban development
  • Urban & industrial environmental management
  • Climate change mitigation/adaptation measures
  • Transport & Mobility
  • Transport sector planning
  • Transport economics
  • Road construction supervision
  • Environment & climate change
  • Institutional strengthening & business management
  • Legal support – procurement services for all sectors
  • Waste Management
  • Integrated solid waste management (IWRM)
  • Institutional & regulatory services
  • Solid waste management planning & implementation
  • Solid waste treatment & disposal technology
  • Waste minimisation, waste collection, solid waste transport & transfer, waste treatment, recovery, composting, recycling & landfilling
  • Solid waste planning systems & solid waste management logistics
  • Water & Sanitation
  • Engineering services
  • Institutional strengthening (water governance, utility management)
  • FIDIC contract management
  • Operation & Maintenance (O&M)
  • Water resources management & irrigation
  • Institutional development & strengthening
  • Training and coaching
  • Adult education
  • Capacity building in operation & maintenance
  • Organisational & human resources development
  • TVET - Technical Vocational Education & Training
  • Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E)
  • Would you be interested in writing entire/parts of proposals (preparation of methodology, comments to ToR, drafting of work and staffing schedules)?
  • Which international donors are you experienced with? (GOAP Infra is currently working for GIZ, KFW Development Bank, EIB, EBRD, EU, WB, AfDB, ADB, MCC, etc.)
  • Please state your fields of expertise. Which topics do you feel confident with for proposal writing?
  • What are your focus countries/regions?
  • Which languages do you mainly write in? (GOPA Infra prepares proposals mainly in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese)
  • Regarding your availability, how long in advance would we have to contact you for proposal writing?
  • Please provide a list of successful proposals.
  • Please let us know an indicative tariff for your writing services.


S/he will have an accredited University Graduate Degree in one or more relevant fields (architecture, transport, civil engineering, solid waste management, environmental science, or similar)

S/he will have significant experience in the developing world. Experience in Eastern Europe, CIS, Africa, Asia and/or Latin America or geographically similar countries, and other lower-income or lower-middle income countries would be advantages.

S/he must have excellent communication & writing skills and it is essential to have full professional proficiency in at least one of the following languages: English, French, Spanish & Portuguese.

How to apply: 

If interested, please apply and/or register via our automated application system on our website (, please provide an updated CV, pertinent certificates and diplomas.

For quick evaluation, please include in the subject line the following header: Tender Writers worldwide. Please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted.