Jacobs Content Writer (Proposal) in Gurgaon, India
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.
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We are looking for an eloquent, persuasive Content Writer to join our Growth & Sales team. You need to be articulate, have excellent written communication skills, and be able to work under pressure to meet demanding deadlines.
As a Content Writer you will produce high-quality documentation that reduces our go-to-market time by working collaboratively with sales coordinators, project managers, and subject matter experts to create document toolkits and proposal responses.
Content Writer (Proposal) Job Duties:
Work with and interview colleagues within Jacobs to obtain an in-depth understanding of bids/projects and value propositions and the associated documentation requirements
Produce high-quality, easy-to-understand documentation, including bid responses, project descriptions, capability statements, boilerplate content and other go-to-market documents, appropriate for its intended audience
Focus on reuse and single-sourcing to research, gather, analyze and edit content related to services offerings and marketing collateral to develop new content for proposals, ensuring it conforms to opportunity win themes
Follow established templates, processes and best practices for the design and creation of content which complies with tender requirements and our corporate standards for readability, consistency, tone, and branding
Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and maintaining personal networks
Identify, share, and apply lessons learnt to drive continual improvement
Communicate and influence at a senior level
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Required Skills and Qualifications:
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, and use of Adobe software applications (desirable)
Proven working experience in content writing (e.g. journalism, proposal writing, web-based content, corporate literature, etc.)
Ability to deliver high quality documentation paying attention to detail
Ability to grasp complex technical/engineering concepts and make them easily understandable in simple, concise language and in pictures
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English (including writing, editing and proof reading)
Experienced at working as part of a team in a fast-paced environment
Strong attention to detail and an ability to establish and meet deadlines
Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
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.