Proposal Technical Writer - Military veterans preferred

2022-05-02
ManTech (www.mantech.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Herndon
Virginia
20171
United States

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Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Who doesn’t like to win?! Join ManTech’s Enterprise Proposal Operations team and become of a member of the most respected and successful PropOps teams in the industry. You’ll be a part of a fun and energetic team where your hard work is valued and recognized. Our team environment goes beyond just the colleague sitting next to you. We work as a team and we win as a team. As a Staff Proposal Technical Writer you’ll work with solution architects and subject matter experts on top priority bids creating compliant and compelling responses to RFPs. Engage with employees and management at all levels while expanding your skills for professional growth. If you’re looking for your next opportunity and are ready for a positive experience, this is an opportune time to join ManTech.

Responsibilities:

  • Staff Proposal Writer provides draft and final input to technical, management, past performance, or personnel sections of proposal volumes, working with subject matter experts to translate technical information into proposal text in response to RFP requirements
  • Major proposal support areas include past performance and resumes, with activities including interviewing subject matter experts, creating new text, and tailoring existing information to meet RFP requirements
  • Additional activities include review and editing of proposal sections and volumes, understanding and meeting the proposal schedule, working with other proposal and review team members, preparing documentation for formal reviews, and responding to direction from the proposal manager
  • Senior Proposal Writer may oversee and mentor junior writers and editors, as well as allocating writing assignments and activities among writing team members

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Journalism, English or comparable area, and 1-3 years of related technical and proposal writing/editing experience
  • The candidate must be highly organized and have outstanding writing and editing skills and experience, specifically focused on Government proposals
  • The candidate must have the ability to work to and meet deadlines, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to communicate to all levels of the organization and work as part of a team
  • The candidate must have the ability to work collaboratively with technical staff to produce quality documents for delivery to a variety of clients
  • Characteristics necessary for success include: analytical, presentation, reasoning and problem-solving skills; the ability to operate independently with minimal supervision or feedback; and the ability to establish a solid working relationship with supported staff, managers and peers
  • Candidate must have demonstrated proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

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