PS-Proposal WrIter-IL


Proposal Writer

Location: Chicago, IL

Duration: 2 years

Job Purpose
This role will be responsible for driving strategic activities associated with Request for Proposal (RFPs) and Request for Information (RFI) requests. By joining our team, you will be challenged to lead, research, customize, organize and synthesize information to ensure the highest quality of service is provided, while remaining consistent with the Company's policies. In addition, you will participate in the activities involved in the resolution of issues associated with the RFPs and RFIs, owning them from start to finish.
As part of a proactive and collaborative team, you will exercise strict adherence to detailed customer specifications, while also drafting proposal materials to utilize as a reference tool when completing future proposals or internal requests will be an additional responsibility.
Required Job Qualifications
*Bachelor Degree in Marketing, Communications, English, Journalism or related field OR 4 years of proposal writing experience in lieu of a degree
*3 years of proposal management experience specifically in the national/major or public sector.
*Demonstrated experience in leading complex RFPs for large, national employer groups.
*Must be proficient in quickly reviewing and analyzing proposal solicitations and related documents to pull out all pertinent information
*Demonstrated experience supporting highly customized proposal responses tailored to the client.
*Strong interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral) with ability to interface and work effectively as part of a team and cross-functionally
*Demonstrated ability to autonomously lead the proposal process from beginning to end, while working multiple RFPs/projects simultaneously
*PC skills and experience in Microsoft products.
*Verbal and written communication skills to complete Response for Proposals, coordinate activities with many departments, and incorporate layman terms in the proposal.
*Demonstrated project management, organizing, planning and scheduling.
*Demonstrated creative and business writing skills.
Preferred Job Qualifications
*Experience and skills with proposal automation software such as Qorus.
*Proposal writing experience in the commercial, healthcare industry.

Senior Reporting Analyst-TX


Senior Reporting Analyst-TX

Location: Richardson, TX

Duration:  CTH

This position is responsible for designing, developing, and implementing timely and accurate data/reports using mainframe/PC systems to support the department or division and perform additional program activities. This role is responsible for reporting, tracking and trending analysis to support operational effectiveness.

Job Responsibilities:
* Produce reporting, tracking, trending and analysis to support operational effectiveness.
* Produce meaningful reporting and analysis utilizing various sources, including but not limited to the data warehouses available on Teradata, accessing the data via SQL query language, Queryman, Impromptu or other available query applications.
* Create and maintain PC and mainframe databases as needed to ensure availability and accuracy of data for reporting needs using SQL, Impromptu, Queryman, SAS, Visual Basic and/or MS Access.
* Design, implement and maintain user-friendly databases for various areas to meet reporting and analysis requirements.
* Maintain documentation of all requests, data parameters and reports in an accurate and accessible manner.
* Represent department or division on various committees.
* Streamline reporting as much as possible by automating queries, etc. and/or placing reports in production to minimize manual efforts

Required Job Qualifications:
* Bachelor Degree OR 4 years business reporting experience.
* 3 years utilizing database software to manipulate data, generate reports and analyze data.
* 3 years experience in SQL programming.
* Thorough knowledge of PC windows based applications, including Excel spreadsheets and graphs.
* Experience with visual basic and crystal reports.
* Skills to anticipate additional reporting parameters and confirm requirements as needed.
* Verbal and written communication skills as well as interpersonal skills necessary to work in a team environment.
* Organizational skills and experience managing completion of multiple projects

Preferred Job Qualifications:
* Bachelor Degree with concentration in Business, Math or Computer Science.
* Experience with ICD, CPT and other industry standard codes.
* Experience in managed care statistical analysis, trending, tracking and reporting of focused populations on a routine and ad hoc basis