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Proposal Response Technical Writer

Location: Remote (must be able to travel to Virginia weekly)

Role Summary: We are seeking to hire a Government Contract Proposal Writer to be responsible for oprlagnaninzgin,g, writing, examining, and revising government proposals. As the Proposal Writer, you will be expected to create a comprehensive response to the RFP that is compliant and compelling, written in a single voice, containing sections that have consistent style, grammar, and syntax across all volumes of the proposal. This would be an ideal opportunity for someone who is passionate about creating proposal materials and has had experience working in the federal space.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Designing and creating compliant content and competitive responses to RFPs, as well as; Sources Sought Notices (SSNs), Requests for Information (RFIs), Requests for Task Order Proposals (RTOPs), etc.
  • Writing and delivering proposal content (i.e., Executive Summary, Technical and Management Approach, Past Performance Descriptions).
  • Develop Storyboards, first draft, and maturing text in line with scheduled reviews and as well as the development of Past Performance submissions.
  • Interview Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and revising and rewriting draft materials provided by technical and functional resources.
  • Copy editing proposal content, including reviewing for compliance, accuracy, and completeness.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Experience working in Federal Government
  • 5+ years of Proposal Writing experience (RFPs, SSNs, RTOPs, RFIs etc.)
  • APMP membership, certification, or equivalent experience
  • Strong background in the IT technology and services - Cybersecurity, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Architecture & Information Management focus
  • Ability to interpret client requirements and develop clear, succinct, and compelling value-based messaging
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office, Adobe Professional, and/or desktop publishing
  • Native fluency in English required
  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Communications, or relevant technical degree

Zen Strategics pays excellent benefits at market rate in Medical, Dental, Vision and Short-Term Disability. In addition, we also will also offer Metro/VRE transit or monthly car parking benefits (subsidized) in the form of travel allowance; Commuter pay and a competitive PTO policy.

Zen Strategics is an 8a federal contracting firm specializing in cyber security. Zen focuses on deliver exceptional client support through ensuring we hire, retain, and train highly skilled professionals.

Zen Strategics is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information

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Core Capabilities

  • Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) Governance, Implementation & Assessments
  • Cyber Security - Strategy & Operations
  • Cloud – Fed RAMP & IV&V
  • Mobility & Big Data
  • Program Management
  • Corporate Strategy
  • Market & Competitive Analysis
  • Systems Engineering
  • Business Operations
  • Wireless & Telecom
    (Public Safety/Interoperability)
  • Strategic Alliances
  • Mergers & Acquisitions(Advisory, Due Diligence & Support)