Proposal Coordinator

Exempt Status: Non-exempt Position Status: Part-time – Approximately 20 hours per week

Must haves:

  • Continuous learner
  • Interested and willing to invest time in professional organizations, community events, etc
  • Big picture thinker who can apply larger firm strategy to individual pursuits
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to manage multiple deadlines at once with efficiency and composure
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills

Would be nice to haves:

  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign & Photoshop primarily)
  • Working knowledge of Deltek Vision a plus
  • Degree in marketing, graphic design, communications, or related area
  • Experience in the professional services industry in marketing, sales, or related area
  • Certified Professional Services Marketer (CPSM)

Performance Expectations:

All co-workers are expected to do the following:

  • Exhibit Affinis values daily: balance, collaboration, excellence, servant leadership, trustworthiness
  • Perform quality work within deadlines or without direct supervision
  • Interact professionally with co-workers, clients, and colleagues
  • Work effectively as a team contributor on all assignments
  • Work independently while understanding the necessity for communicating and coordinating work efforts with other co-workers and organizations
  • Exhibit regular & predictable attendance, as this is an essential function of the job

What You’ll Do:

Proposals/Pursuits

  • Organize, write, and produce proposals using co-workers for input related to graphics, fees, cost data, design criteria, production techniques, strategy, etc
  • Maintain/update resume information on all staff members
  • Maintain/update information and descriptions of all projects
    Maintain/update branded master files/templates
  • Manage experience and project databases
  • Coordinate go/no go decision process (screen incoming rfps with input from marketing manager/other staff)
  • Manage deadline calendar and coordinate content from others to meet deadlines
  • Debrief submittals with clients and co-workers

Corporate Identity Management

  • Develop brochures and digital content and generally provide materials for use with outside marketing as directed by marketing manager
  • Edit written promotional material to maintain high quality of expression
  • Coordinate the company’s submissions for awards and design competitions
  • Assist with technical report writing/editing to maintain brand standards across the firm

Presentations

  • Produce hardcopy and electronic (PowerPoint/Prezi/PDF) graphics used in marketing presentations
  • Critique presentations to extent required

Other duties

  • Participate in SMPS and other professional organizations as appropriate
  • Support administrative team with general admin activities including answering phones, company meetings, etc
  • Occasional hours in excess of 20 may be required

 

Affinis Corp does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, status as a veteran, or any other characteristic protected by law. In addition to a commitment to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, Affinis Corp has established an affirmative action program to promote opportunities for individuals in certain protected classes throughout the organization.