Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated
Location: Virtual with 25% travel
Manage and develop large, highly technical and complex proposals for higher education, federal, state and local governments, potentially involving joint ventures and material prime/subcontractor relationships. They will partner with business line leaders, sales staff, and technical support staff to develop and document unique solutions to for each opportunity. They are expected to not only structure proposal and gather relevant information from others, but to write original content and develop graphics, owning completion of proposals that accurately and persuasively reflect the Firm’s positioning customized to each particular opportunity.
Proven ability to engage with numerous internal knowledge experts within the organization to obtain necessary information to complete proposals through informal discussions to customize responses
Encourage proactive behavior from internal knowledge experts to avoid unnecessary delays
Team effectively with internal and external designers to create visual messaging – in traditional and innovative media
Ability to help experts within the business to articulate their messages succinctly and effectively
Manage RFQ/P responses as projects, including setting and maintaining a timelines for successful delivery of proposals
Manage multiple proposals simultaneously
Perform copy editing and proofreading of all proposal content in order to rapidly produce clear and accurate documents.
A Experience in and solid understanding of Government contracting and procurement processes
Bachelor’s degree in journalism, English, marketing or related field required Bachelor’s degree
Years of relevant experience
5 years of professional experience in proposal writing for a large organization
Track record of success demonstrated by win record – and the ultimate success of those projects
Skills and knowledge
Exceptional ability to write and edit effectively across a variety of formats: executive summaries, proposal Q&A, white papers, presentations. and talking points
Demonstrated competence with entire Microsoft Office Suite
Capacity to translate and orally discuss complex technical solutions, strategies, and themes into easily understandable, readable, and compelling proposal responses
Ability to work under deadline pressure both independently and within a team
General knowledge of CMMS, building systems, data centers, UPS, electrical, mechanical, HVAC, custodial, grounds, etc. a plus
Approximately 25% depending on opportunity geographic distribution and requirements
JLL Is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated
Website : http://www.jll.com/
JLL is a financial and professional services firm specializing in commercial real estate services and investment management. We create value for companies and institutions that invest in and use real estate. Our 48,000 people work across 1,000 locations in 70 countries to serve the global, regional and local needs of corporates, investors and developers. Our integrated services offering is grounded in expertise in all property types, a deep understanding of real estate markets and capital markets, and is coordinated and consistent across geographies.