Proposal Writer/Estimator - Pharmaceutical Industry

Basking Ridge, New Jersey
Design (Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
US$ 50,000 - US$ 80,000 per year
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Erich Radlmann, Spherion
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Job Description

Medical Communications company in Basking Ridge, NJ is looking to hire a full-time Proposal Writer/Estimator. This direct hire opportunity will work closely with the sales and design teams.

This position will be 80% administrative / proposal writing and 20% creative. The person in this position will work closely with the Executive Creative Director for training to ensure proposals are accurate and encompass all details for each project. Once trained, the person in this position will be expected to write proposals at an executive level and within the time constraints for each project.

Working hours: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

- Extremely organized
- Detail oriented
- Must be fluent using a Mac computer
- Excellent follow up skills
- Excellent project tracking skills
- Excellent time and priority management
- Excellent skills to adapt and switch between various projects


4-7 years

- Minimum of 10 years of pharmaceutical proposal writing and sales estimate experience
- Bachelor???s degree required
- 10 years experience in the health care industry
- Must be fluent with skills in Adobe Indesign and Acrobat
- Strong skills in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel
- Strong skills in Mac iPages, Numbers, Keynote
- Must be able to work with diverse personalities in stressful situations
- Must be able to speak in front of a group of people and present ideas and pitches to clients
- Must be a quick learner and able to adapt to and use new software
- Strong communication skills
- Must be able to type 70+ words per minute
- Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator a plus

Thank you for your interest in the position. If you feel you would be a good match for the role, please apply online. We look forward to speaking with you!

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