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Proposal Writer



ICAP is seeking proposal writers on a temporary consultancy basis to support ICAP’s response to various proposals. Proposal writers must have demonstrated skill, expertise, and experience in responding to solicitations from CDC, USAID, NIH, etc. The proposal writer will work with the technical, program and proposal management team, both in NYC and with ICAP staff in-country, to help review solicitations, determine strategy for the application, storyboard, and write the technical proposal. The proposal writer will produce a high-quality proposal that is compliant with donor requirements, technically clear and accurate, and adheres to ICAP style. The consultant will report to the proposal team manager.

Location: New York, NY or remote


In close collaboration with technical teams and proposal managers, serve as lead writer and/or editor of proposals. This would include:



Application Instructions

Please submit a Cover Letter, Resume, and a Writing Sample to icap-jobs@columbia.edu. Please specify your expected daily rate in your Cover Letter.
Please indicate the job title “Proposal Writer” in the email subject line.

Columbia University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. It does not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on the basis of race, color, sex, gender, religion, creed, national and ethnic origin, age, citizenship, status as a perceived or actual victim of domestic violence, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, status as a Vietnam era or disabled veteran, or any other legally protected status.