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Proposal Writer

Job ID: 214112
Location: LOS ANGELES, CA, United States
Date Posted: Apr 16, 2021
Category: Business Development
Subcategory: Proposal
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI
Potential for Remote Work: No
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Job Description


General Overview: 

SAIC offers the opportunity to win more as part of a collaborative team dedicated to high-quality proposal writing. SAIC proposal writers work across technical capabilities and program teams, build strong relationships, support diverse customer needs, and advance their careers beyond the industry standard.
Position Description: The Proposal Writer collaborates with SAIC experts and proposal team members to develop compliant, compelling proposals in response to Federal Government solicitations.

Description of Duties: 
·    Writes resumes, past performances, and management and technical sections
·    Leads resume and past performance volumes, providing direction and oversight to supporting writers
·    Works as part of a collaborative team to clearly articulate solution and strategy, approach to performing the work, experience, win themes, and discriminators
·    Applies communication and interviewing skills to gather needed information from internal and external personnel to support writing activities
·    Researches and collaborates with SAIC professionals on the most effective way to present proposed approaches and solutions and substantiate any claims
·    Writes clear, persuasive, and articulate proposal sections; translates complex ideas into easily understandable text
·    Develops and implements process improvements to help improve proposal quality



Required Experience/Skills/Attributes: 
·    Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism, History, Political Science, or related field
·    6+ total years of professional experience, 4+ years with master’s
·    2+ years of experience working as a proposal writer responding to Federal Government solicitations
·    Excellent writing skills
·    Comfortable analyzing and extracting requirements from Federal Government RFPs 
·    Ability to organize information throughout the proposal life cycle
·    Strong work ethic and desire to excel and keep growing over time
Desired Experience/Skills/Attributes:
·    Demonstrated success leading proposal volumes
·    TS/SCI, Top Secret, or Secret clearance


SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's modernization and readiness challenges. Our offerings across defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets include high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission outcomes. We integrate the best components from our portfolio with our partner's ecosystem to deliver innovative and effective solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, VA, SAIC has annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For information, visit or Working at SAIC for benefits details. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer empowering people no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We strive to create a diverse, inclusive and respectful work culture that values all.

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