United States of America - Virginia, Arlington - VA
**AECOM** is seeking a Proposal Specialist for employment in our Chelmsford, MA; Boston, MA; Sacramento, CA; Germantown, MD, San Diego, CA, Austin, TX, Arlington, VA office.
At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustainingand disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.
On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.
We are proud to be recognized for excellence:
+ _Fortune_ ’s World’s Most Admired Companies – 2014-2020
+ \#1 in Transportation and General Building in _Engineering-News Record_ 's 2019 “Top 500 Design Firms” and #1 2019 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”
+ VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer
+ Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019
**About National Governments**
AECOM’s National Governments business line has proudly partnered with government agencies for more than 100 years to deliver innovative solutions for mission success. We leverage our global defense, civilian and commercial expertise to provide comprehensive infrastructure, facilities, energy, environment, disaster resilience and civil works services for our clients’ most challenging projects. Our industry-leading design, planning, architecture, engineering, program management and construction management teams are laser-focused on exceptional client service and flawless execution—helping strengthen critical infrastructure for generations to come.
+ As part of the DCS Americas marketing team, lead proposals to assist business line (BL) or region with priority pursuits in support of strategic growth and winning work
+ Collaborate with regional and BL teams on identified priority pursuits, including partnering in the preparation of formal and informal client solicitations, including requests for qualifications (RFQ), requests for proposals (RFP), and pre-solicitation efforts
+ Interface with operations to win work and to manage the information infrastructure that enables the business to do so efficiently
+ Lead the coordination for qualifications and proposals, including schedule, templates, compliance, content plan and production
+ Support capture teams with pre-RFP proposal planning, applying win plan and discriminators in deliverables
+ Responsible for leading proposals and supporting capture through to interview stage, as required
+ Provide conceptual leadership for document design while ensuring RFP instructions and internal brand guidelines pertaining to format, fonts, etc. are being followed
+ May facilitate Pink and Red team reviews, and apply lessons learned to add value to proposals
+ Manage the implementation of proposal and presentation revisions based on direction from review teams
+ Writing and editing of resumes and past performance sections for proposals
+ Participate in go/no-go and greenlight analyses in compliance with delegation of authority guidelines, capture planning and positioning activities as they pertain to preparation for the proposal
+ Support debriefs and gathering of client feedback on proposals to ensure and demonstrate continuous improvement
+ Support content development related clients/markets, as requested by communications, client account managers (CAMs) and other BLs as necessary
+ May contribute to the development and implementation/presentation of internal training content
+ Support special projects, as required.
+ Bachelor’s degree plus two (2) years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.
+ Strong writing and/or editing skills (ie marketing writing, proposal writing, technical writing, copywriting, etc)
+ Experience with SF330 proposals or federal proposals
+ Relocation is not available for this position
+ Sponsorship is not available for this position
**What We Offer**
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
**Job Category** Marketing
**Business Line** Geography OH
**Business Group** Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
**Country** United States of America
**Position Status** Full-Time
**Requisition/Vacancy No.** 244483BR
**Additional Locations** US - Austin, TX - 9400 Amberglen Boulevard, US - Boston, MA - 211 Congress Street, US - Chelmsford, MA - 250 Apollo Drive, US - Germantown, MD - 12420 Milestone Center Drive, US - Sacramento, CA - 2020 L St, US - San Diego, CA - 2417 McCain Road
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.