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Harris Corporation.

Proposal Writer

Harris Corporation. - Palm Bay, FL

Palm Bay, FL 32905



Proposal Writer




Palm Bay, Florida

Job Description:

The Proposal Writer is responsible for the accuracy, quality and grammatical correctness of our written deliverables. Working in close coordination with the proposal team and the proposal center manager, he/she expands the annotated outline into the basis of the storyboards. The proposal writer assists key volume leads and other authors in writing the initial text that is launched from the annotated outline and the approved storyboard formats. He/she is responsible for clear, understandable written presentations of our offerings. More than a grammarian, this contributor ensures readability, appropriateness of language, logical flow of ideas and that the strategic messages are correctly stated. In practice, he/she will act in a manner that is somewhat similar to a newspaper reporter, interviewing subject matter experts and writing impactful prose, often in a short/demanding deadline environment. He/she will coordinate with team members and internal clients in multiple geographically dispersed locations utilizing teleconferencing, video conferencing, and other virtual options when not able to meet in person. He/she also ensures that the overall offer falls within the bounds of legality and Harris Business ethics guidelines.


BS required with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in Journalism, Marketing, Sales, and Business Development, Public Relations, Scientific/Technical Journal writing/editing or marketing communications.


Should be able to work well with little direct supervision or day-to-day guidance.

Should have an active interest in the business of Business Acquisition/Business Development.

The ideal candidate should also be characterized as a reader, a writer, and investigator and not merely an acronym generator.

A person of clear thinking who can take often complex ideas and communicate them in a clear written manner is preferred

A person who can interview to extract information and arrange language into the structure set demanded by proposal RFP's and using the power of language, put Harris' best foot forward in a competitive space is preferred

TS/SCI clearance

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

11 days 15 hours ago

Harris Corporation.


Proposal Writer Harris Corporation. - Palm Bay, FL, United States


Location: Palm Bay, FL

Company Profile:
Harris is an international communications and information technology company serving government and commercial markets in more than 125 countries. Headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, the company has approximately $5 billion of annual revenue and about 14,000 employees — including 6,000 engineers and scientists. Harris is dedicated to developing best-in-class assured.The Government Communications Systems segment develops, produces, integrates, and supports advanced communications and information systems that solve the mission-critical challenges of civilian, intelligence, and defense government customers. The company is headquartered in Melbourne, Florida.