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Jacobs Proposal Manager - Private - Remote in Dallas, Texas

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

Our Sales teams drive the capture of work that allows Jacobs to build a world that is more connected and sustainable. Our Federal and Environmental Solutions business is looking for a Proposal Manager to support our Private Environmental team. You’ll be responsible for leading multi-discipline teams through the full life cycle of our sales operation process to win work.

Based in the U.S., you’ll lead the consistent application of our Relationship Based Sales (RBS) process to win work. Our team of Sales Principals, Portfolio Directors and Client Account Managers will work with you on strategic positioning for specific opportunities as you facilitate strategy workshops, capture and develop performance proofs and client testimonials, and develop specific action plans that our teams can implement to increase our likelihood of success. The team will look to you to plan, organize, and direct all elements of the proposal process to develop high-quality, opportunity-specific responses with competitive and compelling sales messages to satisfy our client’s business goals. You’ll help to convey technical content in ways that make sense to both technical and non-technical people. This will, at times, require working after hours or on weekends.

You’ll also plan, organize, and direct all elements of preparing a team for interview. Flexibility is critical, as you’ll work on multiple projects simultaneously and within tight deadlines. You’ll be the glue that holds the multi-disciplinary proposal team together, piloting the group to the finish line!

At Jacobs, we’re partnering across the globe to create the best project outcomes by maximizing the design, digital technology, and support capabilities of our Global Integrated Delivery (GID) teammates. By joining Jacobs, you’ll commit to supporting and engaging with these teams, as we work to build a company like no other.

Bring your team-focus, adaptability, and attention to detail, and we’ll help you grow what drives you – and win the world’s most challenging environmental projects, together.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelor’s degree and experience managing and developing proposals, presentations, and related sales or business development deliverables

  • Experience working with private clients across the U.S. for A-E services, environmental, and/or facilities and infrastructure related proposals

  • Experience leading teams through the sales process - from junior Inside Sales staff to senior company leaders

  • Willingness and ability to travel when restrictions are lifted

Ideally, You’ll Also Have:

  • Ability to process information quickly and accurately

  • Ability to facilitate teams in developing and maturing technical and management solutions

  • Organized and heightened attention to detail - able to guide multiple tasks concurrently and engage with various stakeholders/reviewers

  • Excellent writing and editing skills with an eye towards sales messaging, themes, proposal aesthetics, quality, and content

This is a remote position. #LI-remote

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) and supplemental language. (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf)

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

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