Business Development Officer Position @ IntraHealth


IntraHealth International is now hiring for an Officer in our Business Development Unit. In this entry-level role, you will be supporting the positioning, planning, development, and submission of proposals to a range of US government, non-USG and foundation donors.

This position can be based out of our headquarters office in Chapel Hill, NC or remotely.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide support to proposal managers, including preparing proposal components such as past performance references, staffing documentation, donor-required certifications, and assisting with budgets and budget notes.
  • Draft corporate capabilities documents that synthesize approaches and key results in order to market the organization’s strengths and achievements. This could include content for our website, as well.
  • Participate in meetings with an array of external clients and stakeholders, such as partner agencies and technical consultants.
  • Liaise with project leaders, program staff, and field staff to collect and manage organizational information and knowledge and seek strategic opportunities for technical growth, synergy, and cost sharing.
  • Track new opportunities on the internet and in professional literature, including announcements of proposal solicitations, analyses of funding trends, and developments in the field of global health.
  • Collaborate with appropriate program and project staff to prepare organization to pursue funding opportunities, including pre-solicitation research, identification of consultants, staff recruitment, identification of potential partners and competition, on-the-ground reconnaissance, etc.


Qualifications include:

  • Minimum of a Bachelors Degree, plus 2 years of relevant experience in public health, international. studies or a related field of study.
  • Knowledge of the global health or international development field.
  • Strong writing skills required.
  • Proficiency in French and/or Spanish highly desired.
  • Knowledge of the global health field and funding.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work well with staff across the organization.
  • Ability to quickly learn about and become conversant in IntraHealth’s programs and technical capacities.
  • Ability to handle occasional stress and long hours in a fast-paced environment.

Apply here if interested!

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