Position Summary

We are seeking a full-time writer to develop written proposals and content to support new business development. The role involves turning strategic ideas into actionable, precise and polished marketing content. The ideal candidate will come with an interest in marketing, strong writing and communication skills and a desire to engage with colleagues. You should be able to lead and act on group brainstorms, distilling information into strategic outlines, memos and decks or a winning RFP response. This position will report directly to the head of business development.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Conceptualize, write and edit original content and strategy documents to support new business efforts including strategy memos, pitch proposals, presentation content and blog posts
  • Understand the centralized strategy of the company and translate the mission and approach into thought leadership content for the firm
  • Provide editorial and strategic direction on business development and marketing materials in support of all Subject Matter divisions and teams
  • Collaborate closely with executive leadership and division leaders regularly on all business development projects
  • Provide research and landscape analysis support for a range of business development initiatives
  • Manage projects with little or no supervision

About You:

  • Professional experience in issue-based content creation and communications strategy
  • Strong writing, reporting and editing skills
  • Experience creating compelling stories with a strong point of view/perspective and a clear objective
  • Strong working knowledge of digital media and targeted digital communication
  • Proven ability to manage multiple, competing deadlines
  • Excellent communications skills and the ability to serve as a trusted partner to management, clients and colleagues
  • Manages working relationships diplomatically and collaboratively
  • An understanding of the strategic communications and the Washington policy landscape

To be considered for this full-time position, please submit your resume and cover letter by e-mail to careers@teamsubjectmatter.com and specify the job title (Writer, Marketing & Business Development) in the subject line of the e-mail.

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