• Proposal Writer

    Job Locations US-TX-Dallas | US-CO-Denver | US-TX-Houston
    # of Openings
    Job Level
    Entry Level
  • The Opportunity

    Our Transportation Construction Management practice is seeking experienced proposal writers. You will serve a vital role in driving the practice’s sales through crafting winning responses to requests for proposals from DOT’s, Counties, Cities, and other Publicly Administered Transportation Agencies.


    Primarily, you will write and develop content for owner representative construction management proposals, including technical and creative descriptions of sample projects, proposed staff, understanding of projects, and project approaches. Secondarily, you will write and develop various types of marketing documentation including resumes, project summaries, brochures, fliers, advertising, articles, and award submittals. Through concise interviews and close collaboration with project managers, subject matter experts, and practice leadership you will also develop, validate, and/or update marketing information.


    The proposal writer is an important link between our team’s technical and marketing staff, where you will incorporate win themes, differentiators, and hot buttons to develop winning responses. Additionally you will review, analyze, and interpret technical requirements to gain a thorough understanding of the audience, situation, and the objectives of each solicitation, and when necessary, communicate that information to others.



    • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Engineering Management, Marketing, English, Journalism, Communication, and/or relevant field

    • 1-3 years of experience in technical writing and editing of proposals, including a winning track record of response to RFPs

    • A minimum of one year of experience in the Engineering and Construction (or related) industries preferred

    • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office products – primarily Word, Excel and PowerPoint

    • Willingness and ability to travel


    Core Competencies:

    In addition to the position’s skills, education and experience requirements, the following RS&H competencies are considered foundational to understanding performance, now and in the future.

    ·         Teamwork

    ·         Leadership

    ·         Change Orientation

    ·         Communication

    ·         Ingenuity

    ·         Client Focus


    If this sounds like the role for you and you're ready to join an amazing team, please apply.

    The Team

    We are currently seeking an experienced Proposal Writer for our Transportation-Construction Management Practice.   


    Our construction management experts work on the nation’s most complex transportation projects, providing a full range of program management and specialized testing and inspection services from the preconstruction phase through maintenance and operations. As projects move faster and faster to construction, the need for qualified construction oversight personnel to represent public entities like Departments of Transportation, Counties, Cities, and Toll/Transportation Authorities has never been more important. Our people are construction professionals, with a desire to be in the field, interacting on a daily basis with clients and contractors to get projects built on-time, under budget, with minimal impacts to the public and environment. Our construction engineers start first as inspectors, and move up through roles of increases responsibilities overseeing major road and bridge construction projects for transportation infrastructure owners.

    The Company

    RS&H provides fully integrated architecture, engineering, and consulting services to help clients realize their most complex facility and infrastructure projects for land, air, and space.  We are committed to bringing extraordinary solutions to our clients through the promise of imagination, ingenuity, and innovation.  With a tradition of excellence that began in 1941, we are consistently ranked among the nation’s top 100 design firms.  We attribute our success to an unwavering commitment to our core values of: integrity, quality service, business success and valuing associates.


    An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


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