Xerox Manager of Proposal Writers - Healthcare - Remote in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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The Manager of Proposal Writers leads a distributed team in the timely, compliant completion of responses to Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Government Health division. This position reports to the AVP of Proposal Development and is responsible for leading both direct staff as well as collaborating with matrixed team members, partners and sub contractors. The Manager of Proposal Writers will manage writers in a challenging, deadline driven environment where succinct and compelling story telling is required to win changing government healthcare business service pursuits in a highly competitive market. The successful Manager of Proposal Writers will have a proven track record of leading diverse teams, strong communication skills and advanced problem solving skills. Healthcare domain expertise, a “can do” attitude and an entrepreneurial spirit are also critical attributes for the winning candidate.

Key Responsibilities: What are key tasks and deliverables on a day-to-day basis?

The Manager of Proposal Writers is responsible for executing and conducting critical functions including but not limited to:

  • Upskilling, leading andinspiring a diverse, virtual team to high performance

  • Assigning, reviewing, andevaluating proposal sections, based upon writer skillsets

  • Ensuring that high qualityRFP responses are completed on time and with precision

  • Identifying and deployingnew processes and tools to improvethe throughput and efficiency of theproposal writers

  • Focusing on continuous, ongoing expansionand improvement of reusable components (i.e., boilerplate, etc.)

  • Succinctly communicating win themes and keysolution attributes to buyers’ needs as described in their RFPs to the writers

  • Managing multiple complex proposal pursuitssimultaneously

  • Becoming a “company expert” in the field ofproposal writing for Government Healthcare Solutions

  • Following all laws and establishedprocesses for compliant, ethical proposal responses

  • Maintaining accurate, timely managementreporting of writing assignments, progress, due dates, and issues

Requirements: List any certifications, education, technical & behavioral competencies critical for the role.

Specific skills, experience and educational requirements include:

  • Management – 2 to 5 years

  • Proposal management – 2 to 5 years

  • Working knowledge of the Affordable CareAct (ACA)

  • Experience with Shipley or Association ofProposal Management Professionals (APMP) is a plus

  • Outstanding written and verbalcommunication skills

  • Must be proficient in latest versions of MSOffice applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)

  • Must be able to work with minimalsupervision and independently

  • BS/BA degree

  • Familiarity with the Medicaid Technologyinformation Architecture (MITA) or Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM) processesa plus

  1. Preferences: What competencieswould improve the performance of your current team?

  2. Knowledge of the following domainsis helpful:

  • Public Sector (or equivalent) ProposalManagement

  • Information Technology

  • Business Process Outsourcing or Consulting

  • Healthcare/Population Health Management

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Job: Business & Market Segment Development

Organization: Government Healthcare Site

Title: Manager of Proposal Writers - Healthcare - Remote

Location: Georgia-Atlanta

Requisition ID: 16030749

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Virtual/work from home? Yes