Job Details

Proposal Manager - Virtual

Company name
Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated

Chicago, IL

Apply for this job

7 hit(s)  


Proposal Manager

Location: Virtual with 25% travel

Job Description

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.

Relationship Management

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

Business Management

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.

Employee Management



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

JLL is committed to developing and maintaining a diverse workforce.  JLL strongly believes in equal opportunity extended to all individuals in all aspects of the employment relationship, including recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, discipline, layoff, recall and termination without regard to race, color, religion, belief, creed, age, sex, pregnancy or maternity (including childbirth and related conditions), family responsibility (e.g. child care, elder care), nationality, ethnic or national origin or ancestry, citizenship, marital status, civil partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, transgender status, veteran’s status, genetic information, trade union membership, social position, political view or status as a qualified individual with a disability, protected leave status or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable law.  The company also endeavors to make reasonable accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless the accommodations would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business and ensures that employment decisions are based only on valid job requirements.

For employees in the United States, please see a fully copy of our Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action policy at Policies/Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action.pdf

If you have questions about careers at JLL or are disabled and require further assistance in applying for a position, please contact us at

[Click Here to Email Your Resumé]

Company info

Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated
Website :

Company Profile
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.

Similar Jobs:
location Deerfield, IL
NRT LLC is the nation’s largest owner and operator of residential real estate brokerages operating in more than 50 of the 100 largest metropolitan areas in the United States, with approximately 790 offices and 47,500 independent s...
location Deerfield, IL
NRT LLC is the nation’s largest owner and operator of residential real estate brokerages operating in more than 50 of the 100 largest metropolitan areas in the United States, with approximately 790 offices and 47,500 independent s...
Full-time GOLF Copywriter
location Chicago, IL
Job Description: Position: Full-time GOLF Copywriter Location: City of Chicago Starts: Interviewing to hire Duration: Full-Time Status: Full-Time Rate: Up to $65,000 DOE Our downtown client is seeking a Copywrite...
I was facing the seven-year itch at my previous workplace. Thanks to EmploymentCrossing, I'm committed to a fantastic sales job in downtown Manhattan.
Joseph L - New York, NY
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
EmploymentCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
EmploymentCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2018 EmploymentCrossing - All rights reserved. 168