PROPOSAL COORDINATOR II','180001ER','!*!Building a career at Granite may be the most valuable thing you could do...
Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading company that will give you the experience and exposure you need to build your career and personal brand? If so, then you’ve come to the right place!
Since 1922, Granite Construction has continued its long standing commitment to building some of America’s largest infrastructure projects including highways, bridges, dams, rail, and power. Recognized as one of the top 25 largest construction companies in the U.S., Granite specializes in complex infrastructure projects and provides award-winning construction services in mining, earthwork, water/sewer, power, tunneling, rail, highway and bridge construction. Granite also produces construction materials-sand, gravel, ready-mix, recycled asphalt product and asphalt concrete, and is a proven leader in alternative procurement project delivery.
At Granite, our employees are our most valued asset and we are passionate about retaining, developing, and recruiting the best talent available. Our employees reflect our core values: Honesty, Integrity, Fairness, Accountability, Consideration of Others, Pursuit of Excellence, Reliability Safety and Citizenship and we are continuously looking for individuals who possess a winning attitude and share our Core Values. In exchange, we help you build a career that no other company can duplicate. You will be part of a learning culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is respected and valued. Add our award winning safety program, ethics, reputation, and a commitment to continuous improvement and you’ll see that we are building more than infrastructure—together, we are building your future.
General Summary This position is responsible for overseeing & coordinating preparation of individual proposals as assigned to ensure winning submissions. Essential Job Accountabilities 1. Coordinate the preparation of proposals as assigned with external and internal partners in accordance with Granite processes and procedures to ensure the resulting submission satisfies all relevant criteria while presenting Granite in the best possible manner 2. Write and/or edit proposals as required to ensure that the resulting submission is accurate and that Granite is presented in the best possible manner 3. Maintain proposal databases as assigned to ensure data is accurate, up to date and available on an as needed basis. 4. Prepare material and presenters for both internal and external presentations 5. Participate in client debriefings on both successful and unsuccessful pursuits & prepare summaries to ensure continuous improvement on future proposals 6. Prepare marketing materials as requested ','!*!Education • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications, Journalism or Similar Field preferred Work Experience • Five (5) years prior professional experience in technical writing and/or proposal preparation required. • Prior experience in construction or engineering proposal preparation desirable Knowledge, skills, and abilities • Ability to co-ordinate and manage personnel who are not direct reports through influence • Superior technical writing skills • Proficiency with all MS Office products (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint) • Highly organized • Ability to multi-task with minimal supervision • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills • Works well independently or in a team environment • Ability to respond quickly and effectively under pressure and deadlines • Ability to work effectively and efficiently in an unfamiliar environment Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, sit and use hands to operate a computer keyboard. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and ability to adjust focus. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Additional Requirements/Skills • Travel required. • Must be able to work efficiently in both a team-based environment or independently, depending on the project. • Must be flexible to changing needs and assignments and able to adjust to last-minute requests to ensure responsiveness to needs of proposal.
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Granite Construction, Inc. and its subsidiaries (Granite) will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to Granite, including unsolicited resumes sent to a Granite mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to Granite employees, or to Granite's resume database will be considered Granite property. Granite will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. Granite will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. Agencies must obtain advance written approval from Granite's recruiting function to submit resumes, and then only in conjunction with a valid fully-executed contract for service and in response to a specific job opening. Granite will not pay a fee to any Agency that does not have such agreement in place. Agency agreements will only be valid if in writing and signed by Granite's Human Resources Representative or his/ her designee. No other Granite employee is authorized to bind Granite to any agreement regarding the placement of candidates by Agencies.','Construction & Engineering','US-TX-Lewisville','','Full-time','PROPOSAL COORDINATOR II