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Waste Management, Inc.

Editor/Content Manager

Waste Management, Inc. - Lombard, IL

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Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America. We are strongly committed to a foundation of operating excellence, professionalism and financial strength.  WM serves nearly 25 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial and municipal markets throughout North America through a network of collection operations, transfer stations, landfills, recycling facilities and waste-based energy production projects.

Being number one means WM invests in our Sales teams’ success by providing access to state-of-the-art systems and processes, industry-leading services and the best leadership in the business.  Our exceptional sales professionals help deliver satisfaction to our clients throughout North America. If you are passionate about helping others and seeking challenging and interesting employment, apply today!

I. Job Summary

Develops, writes, and edits proposals, presentations, and marketing support material. Supports industrial, commercial, sales and marketing efforts that includes:  reviewing RFPs and RFIs, developing proposal task lists, tracking proposal development, pricing, and producing marketing collateral to support department efforts.  An understanding of the solid waste industry and market, commercial and industrial to include hazardous materials, is highly desirable, or a background in technical business writing is acceptable.

II. Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Other minor duties may be assigned.

Coordinates all aspects of proposal development from initial receipt of RFP/RFI to final delivery including printing, binding, etc. where necessary.

Provides coordination of proposal effort between multiple locations.

Develops and streamlines processes for proposal development.

Performs follow-up with sales personnel to review proposal content and track status.

Meets both internal and external customer expectations for proposal content and delivery deadlines.

Interfaces with sales personnel to develop and prepare responses to large-scale bids, proposals, and qualification packages.

Writes and edits in support of sales efforts.  This includes both standard, reusable text as well as custom text

Reviews and understands intended customer marketing strategy as defined by Sales Personnel.

Coordinates new marketing information such as company backgrounds, qualifications, operation processes, maps, charts, boilerplates documents, etc.

Performs market research

Effectively communicates project scope as defined by the customer.

Works with Manager of Customer Service and Support to plan, prepare, and manage meetings.

III. Supervisory Responsibilities

This job has no supervisory duties, but may occasionally act as a team lead.

IV. Qualifications

The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.

A.  Education and Experience

Education: Bachelor’s Degree (accredited) in professional writing, English, journalism, marketing, communications or a related field or in lieu of degree, High School Diploma or GED (accredited) and four years of relevant work experience.

Experience: Four years of prior work experience in proposal writing, technical writing, copy writing, speech writing, editing or a related field (in addition to education requirement).

B.  Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements

None required.

C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required

Excellent understanding of a Microsoft Office environment to include PowerPoint and Desktop Publishing.

Ability to effectively demonstrate and/or document large account selling techniques including business case development, account profiling, solution-based selling, organizational and presentation skills, negotiation skills, implementation, and follow-up.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

V. Work Environment

Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Normal setting for this job is: office setting and/or landfill/outdoor.

BenefitsAt Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability.  As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more!  Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days.  Please note that benefits may vary by site.

If this sounds like the opportunity that you have been looking for, please click Apply.”','Editor/Content Manager

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Waste Management, Inc.


Editor/Content Manager Waste Management, Inc. - Lombard, IL, United States


Location: Lombard, IL

Company Profile:
Waste Management is the largest environmental solutions provider in North America, serving more than 20 million customers in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico. As part of our strategy, we are committed to developing new waste solutions that can help communities and organizations achieve their green goals, including zero waste. With the largest network of recycling facilities, transfer stations and landfills in the industry, our entire business can adapt to meet the needs of every distinct customer group. In 2012, we worked with over 100 Fortune 500 companies and helped over 150 different communities become greener.