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Proposal Writer

Kelly Services
Minneapolis, MN 55405
Kelly Services is seeking a **Proposal Writer** for one of the largest financial services holding companies in the United States.



**Job Title:** **Proposal Writer**

Location: Minneapolis, MN (Remote to start)

Type: Temp, potential Temp-To-Hire

Length: 6-Months

Est. Start Date: 12/3/2020

Hours: 40 hours/week, 8 hours/day

Pay Rate: $25.00 - $29.80 per hour




**Overview:**




+ Responsible for writing responses to Requests for Proposal (RFPs) under strict deadlines and creating additional documents, including pricing proposals, standard program proposals and ad hoc documents for external clients.

+ Projects are coordinated with sales representatives and relationship managers in field offices. Manages projects independently and with adherence to detailed client specifications, with turnaround times in a typical range of one day to three weeks.

+ Interacts with sales/relationship management staffs to integrate pricing into formal proposal documents, and interacts with product, marketing and sales/relationship management staffs to update product information and sales positioning and to customize proposals to the agreed-upon sales strategy.



**Essential Functions:**




+ Write, edit, organize and package responses to Requests for Proposals in compliance with detailed client requirements on stringent deadlines to ensure Banks qualification in bid process

+ Proofread proposals for content, grammar, style, formatting

+ Keep current on program, technical, product and service enhancements or changes as they occur

+ Work with subject matter experts to answer specific client questions and record new information in proposals accurately

+ Provide ongoing writing support to sales and relationship management staff

+ Update proposal language as needed

+ Ensure sales positioning is aligned with sales strategy for each proposal



**Specifications:**




+ Business writing experience in sales support, proposal generation, marketing, communications, publishing or print media.

+ Bachelors degree in Communications, English, Journalism, Marketing or related field preferred.

+ Proven writing, editing and proofreading abilities.

+ Ability to communicate effectively on unfamiliar topics to elicit technical and program information necessary to answer client questions.

+ Ability to quickly assimilate new information regarding specific product and technical topics and write accurately about those topics or concepts immediately after introduction.

+ Strong organizational skills and an eye for presentation and details a must.

+ Ability to manage routine administrative tasks.

+ Ability to work under tight deadlines while managing multiple projects.

+ Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.

+ Possesses technical ability to adapt to those proposal tools and software used by the team.



**Preferred Skills/Experience:**




+ Strong writing, editing and proofreading skills

+ Ability to communicate effectively on unfamiliar topics to elicit technical and program information necessary to answer client questions

+ Ability to quickly assimilate new information regarding specific product and technical topics and write accurately about those topics or concepts immediately after introduction

+ Possesses technical ability to adapt to proposal tools and software used by the company

+ Strong organizational skills and an eye for presentation and details

+ Ability to manage routine administrative tasks

+ Ability to work under tight deadlines while managing multiple projects





**APPLY TODAY!**



****Important information** : This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position Robv492@kellyservices.com **however,** your resume should be uploaded via the **_SUBMIT RESUME_** button included within**




**Why Kelly** **** **?**



As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.




**About Kelly** ****



At **Kelly** , were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

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Posted: 2020-11-16 Expires: 2020-12-17

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