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Proposal Manager

Mc Lean, VA | Job #320663
Job Title: Proposal Manager
Location: Mc Lean, Virginia
Type: Full-Time
Fantastic opportunity for a Proposal Manager! If you are a Proposal Manager ready for your next step and want to join a WINNING company, this opportunity is for you. Our client is seeking a talented Proposal Manager for a direct-hire opportunity in Tysons Corner, VA! This role is a unique opportunity to join a $1BN growing industry leader. Our client supports a wide range of customers, from DoD and federal civilian agencies to state and municipalities and commercial clients, to provide a range of both traditional and cutting-edge solutions.  

Our client has an unprecedented reputation and record of success with high-profile customers in the federal arena and Fortune 500 firms in the commercial space. You will be amazed at our clients’ incredible past performance ratings and long-standing customer relationships, well-structured processes, and supremely well-organized content and archives. You will have ample opportunity to diversify your skills and knowledge base and high visibility in interacting with senior leadership and operational executives. 

Proposal Manager Responsibilities:
  • Ensure 100% on-time delivery of compliant and compelling proposals on all assigned opportunities
  • Proven proposal leadership skills on multiple competitive proposals
  • Prepare and manage proposals from initial request to final proposal submission and close-out
  • Write compelling executive summaries, past performance write-ups, resumes, and other proposal elements
  • Write and edit proposal content, and collaborate with the design team to develop graphics, tables and charts
  • Maintain the proposal knowledge management database
  • Perform desktop publishing (DTP) to include, Word styles, selecting formatting properties, such as text size, column width, and spacing, and perform proofreading in support of DTP activities

Proposal Manager Requirements:
  • Hands-on writing skills, and strong experience managing Federal bids starting in the $20M range
  • Enjoy working on well-qualified opportunities with smart people and cool customers

JobID: 318784MG
We are passionate about connecting you with the right role at the right organization—and providing you great benefits for the great work you do. With an attractive compensation package including competitive salary, 401(k) plan, weekly paychecks, holiday pay and a health benefits program, we have you covered.

Cella is an award-winning leader in consulting, staffing and managed solutions for creative, marketing, digital and proposal development teams. We help people build meaningful careers and partner with companies to help them win. Our staffing solutions include freelance, contract, temporary, temp-to-hire and direct hire positions. Cella is the only creative staffing firm to win the Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards for 10 years running. And as a Certified Women’s Business Enterprise, we proudly help clients meet diversity objectives, too. Cella is an equal opportunity employer.