Rekor is seeking a talented technical writer in Columbia, MD. In this critical position, you will work as part of a team reporting to the proposal director and collaborating with various departments (government relations, technology, operations, and corporate strategy) throughout the organization to help craft content for proposals. The ideal candidate will thrive in a highly dynamic and fast-paced environment. Previous experience writing for the local, state and federal public sector is a plus.
Role and Responsibilities
- Help produce relevant proposal content (to include product and service descriptions, company core capabilities/competencies, past performance/project examples, management and staffing plans, staff biographies and resumes) using clear, concise language to translate complex ideas into understandable concepts.
- Ensure that proposals are compliant with RFx requirements as they relate to formatting/organizational standards, evaluation factors, etc.
- Maintain and update proposal content library
- Communicate with individuals across various departments to collect information needed in proposals
- Maintain consistent style and tone in writing, ensure technical accuracy, and adhere to standards under tight deadlines
- Provide input to the team on the writing processes can improve to enhance quality and productivity
- Support the development of other materials that may be used by the proposal team
- Perform other related duties as needed
Qualifications and Education Requirements
- Bachelor’s degree in related field
- 2-4 years of industry experience as an effective technical writer (writing and editing)
- Proficient in Microsoft Office suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
- Proven ability to quickly learn and understand complex topics
- Superior written and verbal communication skills, with a keen eye for detail
- Experience supporting multiple proposals for the public sector (local, state and federal government)
- Experience working with hardware and software engineering teams to design and help refine content
- Experience writing about emerging and advanced technology
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