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Proposal Writer

Proposal Writer

Job TypePermanent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions https://www.rtrs.co.uk

We have an exciting opportunity to join a leading Defence organisation within a busy Bid Management team. You will be responsible for re-writing/editing draft responses and converting complex solutions into compelling narrative.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES 

  • Manage content planning sessions with bid team members and key stakeholders;
  • Proactively develop compelling content provided by subject matter experts (using a variety of techniques such as ‘interviews’ to obtain information);
  • Assist the Bid team in developing proposal structure;
  • Identify and re-work existing pre-written content where relevant;
  • Deliver completed written proposal responses to the Bid team against agreed deadlines, escalating issues as required;
  • Re-write/edit proposal responses from a variety of stakeholders, typically involving contributions from business development, technical / product teams, innovation and delivery;
  • Ability to coach internal stakeholders in writing best practice;
  • Undertake other tasks to support the team where required;
  • Comply with Company policies and procedures (including the Business Management System);
  • Adhere to the Company values.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

Essential:

  • Demonstrable experience of working within a busy team in a fast-moving, commercial environment working to tight deadlines
  • Ability to communicate and influence at a senior level
  • Strong time management / prioritisation skills
  • Degree educated (ideally English Literature) or journalistic / professional writing background.
  • Advanced MS Word skills & proficient in MS Office.

Desirable:

  • Ability to use and update proposal automation software (or similar)
  • Certified to APMP Foundation or Practitioner Level.


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2021-10-12
2021-10-12
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Author
Dylan Wagster

Account Delivery Consultant