Junior Funding Consultant

The Mount, 72 Paris Street, Exeter EX1 2JY

We are seeking a competent, incisive, and dynamic team member to work collaboratively with the team on project delivery, client management and business development.

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Granted Consultancy

We specialise in unlocking non-dilutive funding for innovative companies

20 - 30
Role Location Exeter
Client Facing Regularly


Main Responsibilities

The role will be focused on identifying and securing funding for ambitious clients across multiple industrial sectors.

Responsibilities will include

  • Developing robust, clear business plans and strategies for client projects;
  • Succinctly capturing and clearly presenting complex information in a written form to an educated funder audience
  • Efficiently managing internal reports and documentation; advising and reporting to senior management;
  • Updating partners and clients on current and upcoming UK & European funding
    opportunities and programmes
  • Investigating and remaining well-informed of alternative funding mechanisms

This is a great opportunity for the candidate to embrace an entrepreneurial environment in a fast-growing company and benefit from multiple opportunities to develop professionally through exposure to a wide variety of client projects.


The candidate would ideally possess:

  • Demonstrable expertise in effective scientific communication and technical writing, ideally in the field of grant funding
  • Bachelor or Masters degree in an appropriate discipline (Business or Technical)
  • Demonstrable communication (written and verbal) & interpersonal skills
  • Be pro-active, able to problem solve and initiate their own research activities
  • Excellent multi-tasking skill
  • Proficient in MS office suite and capable of learning new software packages quickly
  • Experience working effectively in an office environment

A grounding in understanding the typical technical, financial and commercial requirements to deliver a successful innovation project is desirable but full training will be provided.

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Typically 3 interview stages

Essential Skills

Technical Writing Scientific Communication

We’d love it if you had

Grant Funding MS Office


  • Competitive Salary Dependent on Experience
  • 21 Days Annual Holiday plus Public Holiday
  • Normal Office Hours are Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm

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