• Technical Writer

    SercoHerndon, VA 22095

    Job #1119245925

  • Position Description Serco, Inc is seeking a Senior Technical Proposal Writer to join their team in Herndon, VA. You will be an integral member of the Capture and Proposal Teams' efforts to produce high quality compliant, persuasive, and winning responses to Government Solicitations. The qualified candidate: + Is an outstanding writer with demonstrated ability to convey complex technical solution information in clear and concise expository prose, + Serves as an integral member of the pursuit team to decompose Government solicitation requirements, formulate the Concept of Operations for the opportunity, gather applicable existing information, and craft new content in a readable, evaluator-focused format, + Is able to work independently or in teams to organize material and complete writing assignments, including "book boss" and subject matter lead duties, within strict deadlines, + Uses initiative to anticipate proposal challenges and contribute to team efforts without managerial prompting, + Engages Business Development, Solution Architects and Technical/Operations Subject Matter Experts to develop and refine responses to government solicitations; Interviews pursuit stakeholders to obtain information, develop appropriate content, and garner approvals + Independently drafts documentation for partners and customers; e.g. Orals deck, White Papers, Brochures, tri-folds, and other materials for a pursuit, + In cooperation with the Proposal Manager, maintains proposal style consistency across the proposal response with quality and adherence to both customer solicitation/information requests and internal Serco standards, + Decomposes the solicitation scope of work by creating a work breakdown structure (WBS) using guidance from DoD MIL-881D, + Documents and continuously maintains approved content within the knowledge library, + Participates in training on the web-based collaborative work platform, proposal style guide, Office 365, and other related topics by PropDevOps, Qualifications + Bachelor's Degree from an accredited University in an information technology related field + Five (5) years or more experience in technical writing for Federal/State/Local Government proposals + Ability to create new content in response to emerging requirements while using approved content and approaches. + Strong organization skills for content management and collaboration + Ability to facilitate interpersonal relationships and resolve conflicts tactfully and confidentially + Ability to review and correct material for content, style, and compliance with internal and external standards + Write and speak fluent English + Strong eye for grammatical, spelling, and other editing errors + Excellent oral communication skills + Proficient use of Microsoft Office: with emphasis on MS Word and Excel + Proficiency with Visible Thread is highly desirable + Familiarity in using Microsoft SharePoint 2010 or higher Company Overview Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. Serco serves every branch of the U.S. Military, numerous U.S. Federal Civilian Agencies, the Intelligence Community, the Government of Canada, State and Local Governments, and Commercial Clients. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently, while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Serco has approximately 6,000 employees with an annual revenue of $1 billion and is part of a $4 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. At Serco, our employees are our most valuable asset, and our success directly relates to our employees. At Serco, we listen, respect and support our employees and through continuous training, development and information-sharing, we advance talent internally, enhancing career growth and progression which enables not only our employees to excel but enables our customers to excel as well. It is not just a job at Serco; at Serco, we offer career opportunities. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco''s people share a passion for delivering ethical service, innovation, and a commitment to results. We trust our people to deliver. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying its workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets). Click here to apply now New to Serco? ID 34273 Recruiting Location RL_VAHQ - Serco-NA Corporate HQ Work Location US-VA-Herndon Category Business Development/Proposals Position Type Full-Time Security Clearance NACI