AECOM Disaster Recovery Proposal Manager in Austin, Texas
AECOM is seeking an experienced marketing specialist to lead and support the development of proposals, presentations, and other marketing deliverables for our disaster resilience solutions team. The marketing specialist will work with AECOM’s staff who lead our preparation for and response to natural and human-caused disasters in the US and around the world. Preferred locations are cities with AECOM offices where our team members are located, primarily in North Carolina, Florida, Louisiana, Texas, or southern California.
The DRS Proposal Specialist provides marketing leadership for disaster-related proposals primarily for a variety of US civilian agencies. This person leads the development of SF330 submittals, capability statements, proposals, and presentations. The ideal candidate will also possess marketing and graphic skills to produce brochures, web-page articles, and manage technical content. This position will not require branding, heavy creative, or web programming work. Proposals in the DRS market space are often require fast turn around with little advance notice. Flexibility with schedule is important because, due to the nature of DRS projects, after-hours and/or weekend availability is often required.
At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.
We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
The Disaster Recovery Proposal Manager provides marketing leadership for disaster-related proposals primarily for a variety of US civilian agencies. This person leads the development of SF330 submittals, capability statements, proposals, and presentations. The ideal candidate will also possess marketing and graphic skills to produce brochures, web-page articles, and manage technical content. This position will not require branding, heavy creative, or web programming work. Proposals in the DRS market space are often require fast turn around with little advance notice. Flexibility with schedule is important because, due to the nature of DRS projects, after-hours and/or weekend availability is often required.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Serve as a proposal manager for proposals falling under DRS purview
Lead large proposals and presentations from pre-RFP project positioning through to interview stage, as required.
Provide conceptual leadership for document design while ensuring RFP instructions and internal brand guidelines pertaining to format, fonts, etc. are being followed
Participate in go/no-go and greenlight analyses in compliance with delegation of authority guidelines, capture planning and positioning activities as they pertain to preparation for the proposal
Facilitate pink and red team, quality reviews, and apply lessons learned to add value to proposals
Manage the implementation of proposal and presentation revisions based on direction from review teams
Write and edit tailored resumes and past performance sections for proposals
Provide or obtain grammatical and technical editing to ensure quality
Support debriefs and gathering of client feedback on proposals to ensure and demonstrate continuous improvement
Support content development related clients/markets, as requested by communications, client account managers (CAMs) and other BLs, as necessary
May contribute to the development and implementation/presentation of internal training content
Support management of client accounts and pursuits using company CRM (Salesforce)
Support special projects, as required
- Bachelor’s degree plus four (4) years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.
Marketing experience in the A/E/C industry
Strong writing and/or editing skills (e.g., marketing writing, proposal writing, and technical editing)
Experience with federal clients such as FEMA, HHS, and USACE
Adobe Creative Cloud expertise (mainly Indesign)
Microsoft Word and Excel
Microsoft Word and Excel expertise
Salesforce or comparable CRM data entry and reporting experience
Relocation is not available for this position
Sponsorship is not available for this position
What We Offer
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Marketing
Business Line Geography OH
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 260031BR
Additional Locations US - Austin, TX - 13640 Briarwick Drive, Suite 200, US - Charlotte, NC - 6000 Fairview Road, US - Dallas, TX - 13355 Noel Road, US - Houston, TX - 19219 Katy Freeway, US - Jacksonville, FL - 4168 Southpoint Parkway, US - Los Angeles, CA - 300 S Grand Ave, US - New Orleans, LA - 1555 Poydras St, US - Orange, CA - 999 Town & Country Rd, US - Orlando, FL - 150 N Orange Ave, US - Raleigh, NC - 5438 Wade Park Boulevard, Suite 200, US - San Antonio, TX - 112 Pecan Street, US - San Diego, CA - 401 West A Street, US - Tampa, FL - 7650 W Courtney Campbell Causeway, US - Wilmington, NC - 201 North Front Street
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.