Proposal Manager

Location Phoenix, AZ
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Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate DOE
Our corporate engineering and construction client is hiring for a Proposal Manger to join their team full time in Phoenix.

This position 40 hours per week and on-site 4 days per week in Phoenix. There will be an opportunity to do site visits, travel may be required up to 20% of the year.

What you will be doing as a Proposal Manager:
-Analyze solicitation documents and requirements (RFQ, RFI, RFP) to create comprehensive response templates (compliance matrix, proposal outlines, schedule)
-Develop responsibility/compliance matrix and schedule with pursuit team defining roles and assignments of each resource on effort to ensure compliant proposal
-Assess level of effort for pursuits and personnel resourcing needs to effectively manage proposal development phase
-Lead proposal development meetings including kickoff, milestone reviews/recovery, and lessons learned
-Provide guidance and direction to entire pursuit team including schedule management, compliance oversight, writing instructions, and team guidance throughout the proposal development phase
-Manage entire submission and ensure proposal sections are compliant with clients objectives and requirements while ensuring consistency with proposing entitys strategy
- Facilitate strategy and storyboarding sessions with pursuit team members, work with writers and designers to incorporate strategy into proposal
-Translate the win strategy into key themes and drives them into proposal sections through a disciplined process that articulates compelling messages with benefits statements, graphics, and proofs
-Brainstorm and collaborate with graphic designers the technical and informational graphics with visual persuasion
- Make accurate and timely edits and revisions to documents, and adjust schedule as required
-Write/review material for proposal sections throughout proposal development phase to develop compliant and compelling written proposal content
-Perform final review of all required elements for proposal submission to confirm delivery of compliant, compelling, and comprehensive response
-Coordinate with graphic designers in development of production plan/process

What you need to know as a Proposal Manager:
-7+ years of proposal management experience in engineering and construction industry with an emphasis on $100+ million /design-build, progressive design-builds
-Experience working on large infrastructure design/construction projects
- Bachelors degree in Marketing/Communications, Journalism, English, Construction Management or equivalent required
-Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite including InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop
-Advanced knowledge and skills in Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Acrobat
-Strong communication skills to oversee entire pursuit team (colleagues, internal customers, and team)
-Effective leader with the ability to prioritize and delegate effectively to successfully complete multiple tasks simultaneously
-Ability to deliver quality work and results in a strict deadline-driven environment
-Ability to write concise, compelling, and compliant text through interviews with subject matter experts

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to:

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