Experienced Proposal Writer (Remote)

Serco North America
Herndon, VA
Aug 05, 2022
Aug 15, 2022
Full Time
Position Description: Serco, Inc seeks a personable, professional, and flexible Senior Proposal Writer with a demonstrated ability to convey complex technical and management information in clear, compelling, and persuasive responses to Government solicitations. You will be an integral member of a dynamic Capture and Proposal Team working with Subject Matter Experts and business partners to win new business and help grow the company. This position will support a writing team of 5 within a proposal operations team of 20 employees. You will report to a Senior Manager of Proposal Development. In this role you will:Help the Proposal Team analyze solicitation requirements, formulate a Concept of Operations, gather existing information, and craft new content in a readable, evaluator-focused format;Review draft response material to identify strengths, weaknesses, and gaps;Develop compliant and credible Past Performance references;Work with Key Personnel develop their compliant and concise resumes to meet or exceed solicitation requirements; Work with Subject Matter Experts to convey complex technical solutions into clear and concise technical volumes within challenging page limitations;Assist Business Developers, Solution Architects and Managers to develop coherent and convincing management plans that meet or exceed solicitation requirements;Help the Proposal Manager maintain consistency across the proposal response with adherence to both customer solicitation requirements and Serco standards;Anticipate proposal challenges and contribute to team efforts without managerial prompting;Document and maintain approved content within Serco's knowledge library;Provide copy-editing and proofreading support with a focus on spelling, grammar, syntax, and document formatting;Work effectively individually or in teams to meet competing requirements within challenging and often fluid schedules. Qualifications: To be successful in this role you will have:An Associates degree from an accredited university(3) Three years or more experience writing responses to Government solicitationsExperience with responding to request for proposals (RFP)Strong organizational and collaboration skillsStrong writing skillsThe ability to review and correct material for completion, compliance, and styleIntermediate skills with Microsoft Word and ExcelAdditional desired experience and skills:A bachelor's degree from an accredited universityFamiliarity with Microsoft SharePointProficiency with Office 365 Proficiency with Visible Thread Familiarity with the Shipley Process Company Overview: Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. Serco serves every branch of the US military, numerous US Federal civilian agencies, the Intelligence Community, the Canadian government, state and local governments, and commercial clients. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Serco Americas has over 9,000 employees and is part of a $4 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. At Serco, our employees are our most valuable asset - we listen, respect and support them throughout their career at Serco. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying our workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets). To review Serco benefits please visit: https://www.serco.com/na/careers/benefits-of-choosing-serco. If you require an accommodation with the application process please email: careers@serco-na.com or call the HR Service Desk at 800-628-6458, option 1. Please note, due to EEOC/OFCCP compliance, Serco is unable to accept resumes by email. Serco does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies without being a contracted approved vendor. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Serco and will not be obligated to pay a placement or contract fee. If you are interested in becoming an approved vendor at Serco, please email Agencies@serco-na.com. COVID-19 Regulations: Serco complies with all applicable COVID-19 requirements. This may require employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19, provide attestations regarding vaccination status and/or COVID-19 testing, or satisfy other conditions of employment that Serco deems appropriate, and employees may be required to show proof of vaccination and/or negative COVID-19 test results as a condition of employment (except in limited circumstances where an employee is legally entitled to an accommodation).