CDM Smith Marketing Specialist in Fairfax, Virginia

Job Description:

CDM Smith has a new opening for a Marketing Specialist with strong communication/facilitation, writing/editing, organizational, and time-management skills to join our North Central marketing team!

As a member of the CDM Smith team, you would contribute to our mission by:

• Planning, organizing, coordinating, and implementing strategies for marketing and business development efforts throughout the firm's North Central Region

• Developing, writing, editing, and proofreading content for proposals, presentations, resumes, project descriptions, and related marketing materials of a complex nature

• Applying creativity/strategic insight while leading brainstorming, story boarding, and other strategy development sessions

• Utilizing a theme-based approach for the development of proposal and presentation efforts

• Updating information in the CDM Smith firm-wide database of resumes, project descriptions, proposals and qualifications

• Ensuring that marketing and visual presentation information and files are maintained and up-to-date

• Being actively involved in the CDM Smith marketing discipline group by participating on task forces and committees, as available

• Developing business development, marketing, facilitation, and writing skills through internal and external training sources and associations and committee involvement

• Supporting some of our other CDM Smith Marketing offices in the North Central region

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Minimum Qualifications:

•Bachelor's Degree in Communications, English, Marketing/Business, Journalism or related degree

• At least 6 years of related experience in proposal writing

• A strong command of Adobe InDesign and Microsoft Word and PowerPoint is required

• Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Sharepoint

• Experience in facilitating large and small groups in strategy and proposal development

• The ability to work under rigid time constraints where a narrow margin for errors or delays is allowed

• The ability to organize and negotiate on project schedules and manage multiple deadlines and assignments

• Excellent command of grammar, the AP Style Manual, and spelling

Preferred Qualifications:

• At least 6 years of related experience in proposal writing working in an architectural, engineering, or construction firm

EEO Statement:

We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate—as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Why CDM Smith?:

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.

Job Site Location:

Virginia - Fairfax

Agency Disclaimer:

All vendors must have a signed CDM Smith Placement Agreement from the CDM Smith Recruitment Center Manager to receive payment for your placement. Verbal or written commitments from any other member of the CDM Smith staff will not be considered binding terms. All unsolicited resumes sent to CDM Smith and any resume submitted to any employee outside of CDM Smith Recruiting Center Team (RCT) will be considered property of CDM Smith. CDM Smith will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

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