Research, write and edit technical material for proposals;
Participate in proposal strategy, design, writing, and review sessions throughout the life of the proposal;
Review RFP documentation and develop comprehensive proposal outlines and compliance matrices;
Work with subject matter experts to prepare material for all sections of proposals, including interviewing experts and/or reviewing and revising text prepared by experts;
Ensure Capture win themes and discriminators are seamlessly incorporated throughout the proposal
Review proposal pieces and final text for clarity, consistency responsiveness to RFP requirements, in preparation for color team reviews and final production;
Assist with the analysis of the competitive environment for considering CDI’s differentiators; and establish relationships potential partners and/or local staff.
Contribute to refining internal processes and methodologies for developing winning proposal
Confirms final proposal submission meets all solicitation requirements
Uses extensive proposal experience to provide production support, including desktop publishing, reproduction coordination, and quality control checks.
Maintains proposal libraries
Proven proposal writing skills
Demonstrated ability to exercise good judgment and communicate effectively orally and in writing
Demonstrated competence to assess priorities, and concurrently manage a variety of activities effectively to meet deadlines with attention to detail and quality
Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment
Attend meetings and provide professional recommendations as requested.
Coordinates proposal meetings and keep minutes
Professionally interface with vendors, and subcontractors.
Perform special projects and other duties as assigned.
MINIMUM SKILL REQUIREMENTS:
5-7 years’ experience
Demonstrated success in writing winning DoD IT proposals
Attended Shipley business course training, desired
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio, Desktop publishing, and other MS products
Experience in Adobe Photoshop desired
Excellent writing and editing skills