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Proposal Writer Sr





Proposal Writer Senior

Location: This position will work a hybrid model (remote and office). Ideal candidate will live in Washington D.C., Virginia, or Maryland.

The Proposal Writer Senior is responsible for writing strategic, highly customized, complex proposal responses to win and retain existing business. 
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: 

  • Writing original, narrative proposal content in response to complex bids 
  • Reviewing and understanding solution materials, and using the materials to develop compliant, persuasive content
  • Develops written solutions incorporating complex, custom win strategies based on local market needs, leveraging best practices, brand standards, innovative ideas, and reviewer insights. 
  • Identifies, creates, and updates gold standard content for the content library. 
  • Aligns multiple written communication efforts with the overall company messaging and goals. 
  • Partners with Subject Matter Experts to transfer knowledge, develop new solutions, obtain direction and create alternative solutions. 
  • Researches, recommends, and develops creative approaches and solutions to content. 
  • Serves as a key communications resource for business leaders and collaborates across various areas to support enterprise-wide selling initiatives. 
  • Actively participates in color review debriefs and incorporates feedback in recovery writing 

Minimum Requirements:

  • Requires a BA/BS degree and a minimum of 5 years of related experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Expert level experience in managing large-scale proposals or communication initiatives including writing and reviewing healthcare bids for healthcare companies in a deadline driven environment strongly preferred.

Preferred Skills, Capabilities and Experiences: 

  • Federal proposal experience
  • Critical thinking/critical analysis  
  • Compliance Matrix Development
  • Shipley training preferred

Please be advised that Elevance Health only accepts resumes from agencies that have a signed agreement with Elevance Health. Accordingly, Elevance Health is not obligated to pay referral fees to any agency that is not a party to an agreement with Elevance Health. Thus, any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Elevance Health.

Be part of an Extraordinary Team

Elevance Health is a health company dedicated to improving lives and communities – and making healthcare simpler. A Fortune 20 company with a longstanding history in the healthcare industry, we are looking for leaders at all levels of the organization who are passionate about making an impact on our members and the communities we serve. You will thrive in a complex and collaborative environment where you take action and ownership to solve problems and lead change. Do you want to be part of a larger purpose and an evolving, high-performance culture that empowers you to make an impact?

We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.

The health of our associates and communities is a top priority for Elevance Health. We require all new candidates in certain patient/member-facing roles to become vaccinated against COVID-19. If you are not vaccinated, your offer will be rescinded unless you provide – and Elevance Health approves – a valid religious or medical explanation as to why you are not able to get vaccinated that Elevance Health is able to reasonably accommodate. Elevance Health will also follow all relevant federal, state and local laws.

Elevance Health has been named as a Fortune Great Place To Work in 2022, has been ranked for five years running as one of the 2023 World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune magazine, and is a growing Top 20 Fortune 500 Company. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at Elevance Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, citizenship status, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, genetic information, gender (including gender identity and gender expression), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status or condition protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact for assistance.

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