Walsh Construction

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Proposal Manager

Proposal Manager

Requisition ID 
Job Locations 
US-IN-Crown Point
Position Type  
Experienced - Full-Time

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Walsh is currently seeking a Proposal Manager to work in Crown Point, Indiana.


This complex role requires both writing and graphic design ability, along with the temperament to work well in a team environment. You will work with a team to develop, write, design, and produce compelling qualifications and proposal documents for large construction projects.


As a member of Walsh’s team, you will need to be able to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment where clear and precise communication is critical to the continued growth of the business. Walsh is a rapidly growing, highly diversified construction company, and we constantly seek builders and business people to join our industry-leading team. Walsh employees are "built to succeed" - competitive entrepreneurs with strong character who are energized by working on a team to meet challenges. There are many compelling reasons why exceptional people should consider a career with our company:

  • Challenging, complex projects
  • Creative and innovative problem-solving environment
  • Supportive, communicative managers who reward your success
  • Opportunities for growth, training, and development


  • Direct the proposal process
  • Understand the requirements for compliance
  • Participate in strategy development
  • Develop the proposal outline
  • Coordinate with proposal contributors
  • Manage the schedule
  • Monitor progress toward a winning submission
  • Write and edit proposal sections
  • Research and compile information
  • Format proposal volumes
  • Develop graphics
  • Facilitate kickoff meetings
  • Lead writing reviews
  • Create presentations and promotional materials on occasion


  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, communications, journalism, or related field
  • 5+ years of experience in technical/business writing and editing
  • 5+ years of experience in graphic design
  • Experience in the construction/engineering/architecture industry highly preferred
  • Proposal coordination/management experience highly preferred
  • Strong editing and writing skills
  • Strong graphic design skills, including long document design
  • Exceptional attention to detail and organization
  • Willingness to travel when necessary

Software Requirements:

  • Advanced skills in InDesign
  • Intermediate to advanced skill in Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Proficiency in Microsoft programs (PowerPoint, Excel, Word)


An Equal Opportunity Employer, Disability/Veteran


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