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Federal - Senior Proposal Copywriter - Fjord

Arlington, VA 22204

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Washington, DC/Arlington, VA

The Fjord DC Studio tackles our clients toughest
problems. We co-create and collaborate
with federal government clients using human-centered design and agile
development methodologies to reimagine complex services, fueling innovation and
real-world uses of design and emerging technology in action, at speed and at

The job of the Senior Proposal Copywriter is to quickly interpret
customer RFIs, RFPs and other business opportunities and work with SMEs to
write clear, concise, nuanced and compliant content that effectively
distinguishes AFS capabilities for the Fjord DC office. Writing assignments may
include white papers, proposal content such as technical approach and
solutions, past performance and corporate experience, management approach, staffing
plans, resumes, oral/video proposal presentations, and marketing material for
on-contract growth or new business pursuits. This candidate would join a
fast-paced, innovative and highly talented team that is focused on winning new
business for the company.


+ A successful candidate must possess
the ability to work collaboratively with solutions architects, subject matter
experts, and executive leadership to capture key concepts and ideas while
maintaining consistency in messaging and strategy through the use of proper

+ Assignments will include, but are
not limited to, the development of Management Volumes, Technical Volumes, Past
Performance Volumes, Corporate Experience Volumes, Executive Summaries,
Staffing Plans, Resumes, Oral Proposal Presentations, and Video Proposal

+ Would also have responsibility for
development and ownership of a boilerplate library containing often referenced
proposal material and other assets.

+ Would support other copywriting
duties as needed.

Basic Qualifications:

+ Bachelors degree from an accredited
university and 8+ years of prior relevant experience OR Masters degree with 6+
years of prior relevant experience.

+ Expert Level Technical/Proposal
writer with Business Development and Competitive Proposal experience.

+ Federal government experience highly

+ Must have a strong understanding of
emerging technology and agile development processes.

+ Track record of success writing
winning competitive proposals.

+ Strong analytical problem solving skills.

+ Ability to communicate complex ideas
and solutions with clarity and positive impact.

+ Ability to adapt to schedule changes,
project re-scopes, and customer directed changes to ensure compliant, timely
product delivery.

+ The successful candidate will be
able to join new projects quickly and collaborate effectively with a diverse
and dispersed group of people.

+ Participates in pursuit
strategy and solution design meetings to understand solution direction,
strengths, and key solution components, and contribute to development of
compelling win themes and discriminators.

+ Contribute to graphics

+ Provides guidance,
training, and subject matter expertise in proposal writing best practices and
PRC standards

+ Contributes content to
the Content Repository.

+ Leads and supports
operational initiatives for continuous improvement within the Writing team.

+ Proactively identifies
areas of improvement, plans/implements improvements, and follows through to
execute activities across the team/stakeholders to achieve continuous
improvement objectives.

+ Teamwork is an essential quality, as
is the ability to work effectively while under tight deadlines.

+ Applicants selected will be subject
to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements.

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

Accenture is a federal contractor, an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

Posted: 2019-10-18 Expires: 2019-11-17

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