Proposal Writer – Nepal

Proposal Writing, Research


  • Job Category: Agriculture, Business Development, Renewable Energy, Proposal Writing, Grants

  • Job Level: Freelancer or Full time

  • Job Location: Nepal


  • The Proposal Writer is being recruited, in a full-time position, or as a freelancer to aQysta global team

  • The Proposal Writer will work to raise funds through project proposals and grants to expand aQysta’s Grown Farm Incubator in Nepal, India, and Malawi.


  • Are you experienced and passionate to work in sustainable agriculture and renewable energy for agriculture?

  • Do you have experience of writing project proposals for startups or innovations?

  • Are you entrepreneurial, proactive, and unafraid to share new ideas with a diverse group of stakeholders?

If the answers to the above questions are yes, then this could be the perfect position for you where you can apply your professional passion to lead in the job role of  Proposal Writer.

As such, the Proposal Writer will be at the heart of aQysta’s mission of empowering smallholder farmers.


  • Conceptualizing proposals and framing them to call requirements and aQysta’s strategy

  • Develop exciting, convincing, coherent proposals for grants and projects, including written proposals, budgets, and presentations

  • Organize the internal application process in order to obtain all documents for submission within quality and time

  • Exploring and establishing partnerships for project proposals (if applicable)

  • Briefing successful project proposals, alignment, and handover to the project execution team

  • Overview of organizational strategy and pathways in discussion with the CEO to devise the public fundraising strategy

  • Monitor and identify upcoming suitable funding opportunities for public funds, grants, and proposals

  • Co-develop strategies with the management team of aQysta on funding needs priorities


  • Minimum of 5 years of working experience in proposal writing for innovative startups/SMEs or innovations, preferably in the agriculture, sustainability, or development sector

  • Having a Master’s degree in the relevant field of sustainable agriculture/renewable energy/sustainability/communications or similar

  • Love writing and telling convincing stories

  • Experience and knowledge in budgeting

  • Combination of attention to detail and strategic thinker

  • Organized working style with submission for deadlines being prepared well in time

  • Comfortable talking to internal and external stakeholders

  • Entrepreneurial, self-driven, and proactive in work approach.


At aQysta, you will join a diverse international team of driven, ambitious, young professionals who proudly own the company’s purpose – ‘to enable smallholder farmers to sustain themselves and their families with just farming.’

aQysta provides an open-minded and safe working environment that encourages innovative thinking, ownership, and taking on responsibilities as well as providing ample room and tools for you to unleash your creativity and skills to excel in the work you do.


Applications are accepted only via email.

To apply, please send your updated resume and cover letter to the email address.
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