Julia is highly experienced in funding applications and has secured capital and revenue grants from trusts and foundations for charitable organisations and local authority and business support grants for SMEs. Julia also supports organisations to secure public sector contracts through procurement tender writing.
Julia joined FCS in 2013 and during this time developed long-term relationships with many clients who have benefitted from her knowledge of their organisation’s needs and priorities to identify relevant opportunities, help develop compelling bids and support them to achieve their sustainable growth objectives.
Julia has expert knowledge on the other side of the fence – working for the Invest for Growth Programme and for Sheffield City Region’s RGF Programme and as an advisor with the Business Sheffield team on the Business Productivity Programme. Having managed and assessed numerous frameworks and bid applications, she really knows what it takes to win a bid!
Julia resides in the beautiful Hope Valley and is an active committee member of her local horticultural society. She also enjoys travel, food, gardening and pottery.