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Proposal Manager (Remote)

Washington, DC | Job #320128
Job Title: Proposal Manager (Remote)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Type: Full-Time
Fantastic opportunity for a talented Federal Proposal Manager! Due to company growth our client is looking to hire a Proposal Manager for their team. Are you looking for an opportunity to work for an established organization that has a small company feel with the backing of a large company? Is the line between work life balance currently blurred or nonexistent? If you are looking to join an organization where stability, mental health awareness, and work life balance are a priority then we want to speak with you. This is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys being a hands-on proposal manager and wants to diversify their portfolio. This is a REMOTE direct hire opportunity.
Proposal Manager Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for managing the entire proposal effort, including the development of win themes and a high-quality work product which meets imposed deadlines
  • Write, edit and research industry and product specific content for proposals with a focus on the production of high-quality, industry leading proposals and presentations
  • Assist with graphics, final production and submission of proposal responses
  • Act as a subject matter expert for sales tactics, pitch messages and is responsible for driving sales processes in response to requests for proposals, oral presentations and the preparation of other deal-centric, customer-branded sales collateral

The scope and breadth of the services delivered by the Proposal Manager will vary by engagement as determined by the requirements and needs of the sales pursuit.
The position requires acute attention to detail, the ability to manage multiple work streams within compressed timeframes, mature project management disciplines, technical writing experience and strong oral and written business communication skills.
Proposal Manager Requirements:

  • Five or more years of previous proposal management experience responding to government proposals in a high-volume setting
  • Excellent writing and editing skills, including experience with technical writing and editing. Demonstrated ability to deliver well-written, audience-specific materials
  • Ability to work proactively and independently to provide compliant proposal responses, while managing multiple efforts and meeting deadlines
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills
  • High proficiency with MS Office Products including, but not limited to, Word, PowerPoint, Excel and SharePoint
  • Excellent organizational and management skills and the ability to prioritize tasks
  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree with a focus in English, communications, journalism, or other relevant field required
JobID: 320128MG

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