Technical Proposal Writer
Apr 2020 - Present (1 year 4 months)
Writer composing original technical/management content and editing in-house material for proposal responses to DoD and non-DoD contract opportunities. Other responsibilities include promoting writing and documentation best practices; conducting research and analysis to develop technology use cases and task-based documents; managing internal technical communications, reviews, and discussions; and coordinating with software developers, project managers, engineers, and other SMEs on proposal and non-proposal writing and technical documentation projects.
Founder & Owner
Leave Your Imprint Consulting, LLC
Jan 2017 - Mar 2020 (3 years 2 months)
Principal strategist and implementer for client orders including website design, technical documents (whitepapers, release notes), digital marketing copy, and editing services. Work examples included grant writing for profit and nonprofit groups; optimizing a website's user experience; and technical proposals for multifamily housing.
Mar 2018 - Nov 2019 (1 year 8 months)
Managed proposal and project development from concept to completion, including coordinating and collecting information from in-house subject matter experts (SMEs). Managed Salesforce record, wrote/edited/formatted proposal content and ensured completeness/accuracy of the submission in line with the RFP/RFI/RFQ requirements. Assisted team members and managers with housekeeping tasks as needed during downtime. Utilized tools including Microsoft Office 365, Google Drive, Oracle and others as needed to track proposals from conception to award.
Content Project Manager
Aug 2013 - Apr 2017 (3 years 8 months)
Performed product management, quality assurance (QA), and data analysis for various projects on the search engine optimization (SEO) team. Created, edited, and published compelling content for clients, along with technical documentation for internal use. Managed internal projects relating to content redesign and enhanced user experience.