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EU Grant writing consultant

  • Base salary depending on experience + 10% bonus
  • Bordeaux, Aquitaine, France
Leonid Group has been retained to recruit a Consultant with experience in setting up collaborative European projects for a European consultancy specialized in innovation strategy and R&D&I funding.

Your role?
Working in small teams, you will be responsible for :
  • Setting up 3 to 5 European projects per year (Horizon Europe, Marie Curie, ERC, EIC, etc.),
  • Managing consortiums.
Your clients are mainly in the energy, health, materials, battery or decarbonization sectors.
You will be expected to take an immediate/quick leadership role in project management.

Your profile?
  • With a background in science, political science or European studies, you have 2 to 10 years experience in managing and setting up collaborative European projects;
  • You are assertive (particularly when it comes to managing customer relations!). You know how to move a project forward, manage customer relations, and drive a consortium;
  • Fluent in English you have some knowledge of French and are willing to learn;
  • You have an eye for detail and a sense of responsibility and enjoy working as part of a team.

The plus of the job?
  • A close and funny team of around 15 people in France (and 110 in Europe) and caring management (satisfaction survey giving very good results 😉);
  • A quality approach to projects and a reasonable workload;
  • A close-knit team with technical/financial experts on hand to support you in putting together your applications;
  • A high success rate for funded projects, approaching 45%;
  • Hybrid teleworking.

If you are interested or have any questions, please do not hesitate to apply or contact for a confidential discussion.

Leonid Group is a recruitment agency specialising in Innovation Funding in France and Europe.
We support our clients, consultancies and R&D departments in structuring their teams and sourcing talent.

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