• RFI Writer

    Posted Date 2 months ago(07/09/2018 17:10)
    Job ID
    2018-2309
    # of Openings
    1
    Job Location(s)
    UK-London
    Category
    New Business
    Post End Date
    30/11/2018
  • Overview

    The Company:

    Hogarth Worldwide, part of WPP, is the world’s leading strategic production company. We deliver TV, print and digital campaigns for some of the world's most talked about brands, globally. We operate in 25 cities around the world and we're growing. Quickly. In fact, we're the industry's fastest growing company. In 2008 there were 14 talented people pushing us forward. Now there are over 4000 across the globe. Right now, Hogarth is an exciting place to be, and it's only going to get better.

    Responsibilities

    The Role:

    • Research and write concise, persuasive responses to Requests For Information (RFI)I/Requests For Pricing (RFP) that are adapted to reflect the specific client needs and strategy.
    • Manage large, complex proposals and deliverables.
    • Ensure timely and accurate delivery of professional, competitive proposals according to stringent deadlines.
    • Manage multiple deadline-driven projects concurrently.
    • Apply formal editing skills to RFI/RFP responses to ensure answers are complete and grammatically correct.
    • Participate in the development of new procedures, processes, and quality improvements to ensure the RFI/RFP team is forward thinking and innovative.
    • Create a database of proposals and bank of key responses that is in line with market trends for industry sectors and updated regularly in line with market movements and developments.
    • Develop and research market insight to understand key industry trends that could support the RFI/RFP process.

     

    Qualifications

    Requirements:

     

    • Experience writing, editing proposals or other types of formal documents
    • Strong research and analytical skills
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Aptitude for technical information
    • Ability to work independently and within a collaborative team environment
    • Ability to work with members of the Senior Management Team and people from across the business, both in the UK and around the world
    • Highly detail-oriented with exceptional organisational skills
    • Ability to handle multiple concurrent projects with rigid deadlines
    • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office applications with emphasis in Word, Powerpoint, Excel
    • Proficient in Apple iWork Suite – Pages, Numbers and Keynote
    • (Nice to have) Experience as Proposal Writer, Proposal Specialist, or Proposal Manager
    • (Nice to have) Bachelo

     

    Hogarth Values

    Heart and Soul: We love what we do. We bring energy and enthusiasm to all our work. We push boundaries, we are never satisfied and always want to find a better way.

    Hands on: We don’t wait for things to happen, we get on with it. We are pragmatic and don’t have an ego. We do what it takes to get the job done to the highest standards.

    Honest: We are straightforward; we speak openly and clearly. We operate with integrity and live up to our promises.

    Happy family: We enjoy working together. We look out for our colleagues. We are an eclectic bunch. We want to work with people from many cultures and demand great things of each other. Even when things get tough, we don’t lose perspective or our sense of humor.


    The Package

    • 25 days holiday
    • Half day leave on your Birthday
    • Life Assurance – four times annual salary
    • Pension Scheme (Company contribution matched up to 5%)
    • Employee Assistance Programme
    • WPP Group Discounts
    • Childcare Vouchers
    • Travel Season Ticket Loan
    • Gym Discounts
    • Mortgage Advice – In partnership with Charles Cameron and Associate

     

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