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Kiewit Corporation

Senior Proposal Coordinator

Kiewit Corporation - Lenexa, KS

Senior Proposal Coordinator





Dec 12, 2017


Lenexa, KS, US



Requisition ID: 70403

Kiewit is one of North America's largest and most respected construction and engineering organizations. With its roots dating back to 1884, the employee-owned company operates through a network of offices and projects in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Australia. Kiewit offers construction and engineering services in a variety of markets including transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building and mining. Kiewit had 2016 revenues of $8.6 billion and employs more than 20,000 staff and craft employees.

How We’re Different

• Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record

• Consistently recognized as one of the best places to work in North America and in 2015, named one of Fortune’s Most Admired Companies

• Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from day one of employment

• 401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent

• Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year

• We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development, and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

The Kiewit power proposal and marketing team is based in Lenexa, Kansas and provides exceptional – best in class – proposal services. We are searching for a senior proposal coordinator with 5 years of experience in proposal development to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate thrives in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment and is especially skilled at managing complex and strategic RFQ/P responses.

The role includes managing multiple functions, including proposal coordination, technical writing, creation of marketing material, and coordination of resources. This is a relatively new team with significant growth potential.

Primary Responsibilities

• Lead coordination, writing, editing of statements of qualifications and proposals

• Develop compelling messaging targeted at client needs and interests

• Manage multiple projects and priorities simultaneously in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

• Lead win-strategy, storyboarding, and outlining sessions, proposal kick-off meetings, milestone reviews and recovery periods

• Develop and maintain best practices and templates

• Develop and maintain productive, collaborative working relationships with internal clients

• Contribute to the population and maintenance of company project experience database and other capabilities information

• Other tasks as assigned


• 5 years of proposal coordinator experience in proposal development

• Bachelor’s degree

• Excellent writing, time management, organizational and interpersonal skills; technical writing skills preferred

• Energetic and outgoing personality with the ability and desire to work in a team environment

• Problem-solving, pragmatic approach to challenges

• Commitment to quality, meticulous attention to detail and consistency in work product

• Ability to productively and professionally engage and support colleagues at all levels including executives

Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Nearest Major Market:

Overland Park

Nearest Secondary Market:

Kansas City

Job Segment:

Pre-Sales, RFP, Engineer, Communications, Marketing Communications, Sales, Engineering, Marketing

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Kiewit Corporation


Senior Proposal Coordinator Kiewit Corporation - Lenexa, KS, United States


Location: Lenexa, KS

Company Profile:
"Just as a rock is not shaken by a strong or sudden gust of wind, neither should we be affected by praise or success. We must not be satisfied with our past accomplishments and we should make every effort to improve and expand our operations – but only in an orderly and beneficial manner…a company cannot stand still for long – either it goes ahead or it slides back."