Proposal Writer with Drupal and Website Development Experience
- Strong technical writing experience, must be able to provide samples
- Experienced with producing non-technical product level documentation such as product features, roadmap etc. must be able to provide samples
- Knowledge with latest version of Drupal backend and Core (Samples required)
- Basic understanding of UX Changes and Responsive design
- Have an understanding of Microsoft Word and Powerpoint
- Bachelor’s degree or higher in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science or other related disciplines, or equivalent.
- 6+ years of proven experience in writing proposals.
- Understand and explain complex technical concepts.
- Previous experience in conducting interviews and creating strategies
- Write clear and concise proposals.
- Strong research and analytical skills.
- Work to tight deadlines.
- An understanding of the IT sales process.
- Experience in the IT industry proposal writing software, such as MS Word, Adobe InDesign, Microsoft Publisher, or Adobe Photoshop.
- Good working knowledge of MS Office or Google Docs.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills.
- A positive attitude
Job Responsibilities and Functions
- Proposal Writing
- Responses to RFPs
- Content Management for Proposal Responses
- Research companies, non-profits, RFPs, and grants
- Self-Manages to find proposal opportunities
- Interviews and communicates with technical team and/or subject matter experts to when needed to ensure that work is scoped correctly
- Responsible for complying with RFP requirements
- Write documents that help with business development
- Edit written documents in a professional and credible manner
- Conduct interviews with key stakeholders as needed
- Help with reviewing products, services, and project ideas
- Help create strategies that help with the proposal development
- Rewrite proposals according to feedback
- Do presentations
- Create project schedules
- Write copies with a consistent tone
- Organizational skills
- Work with coworkers such as graphic designers
- Create graphics and presentations
- Meet deadlines
Nice to Have
- Drupal Site Building Experience
- Wordpress Site Building Experience
- Experience with App Proposal Responses
- Hands on experience with website development
- Experience with the following languages/applications/frameworks: HTML5, CSS3, JQuery, Bootstrap, AJAX, XML, JSON, Web-Services, PHP, MySQL
- Headless experience - frontend or backend, 3rd-party vendor and API integrations, RESTful best practices and API design
- Marketing Experience - SEO, Design, Branding
- $1MM+ Proposal awards per year