Career Opportunities

Marketing Writer - Raleigh
CDM Smith

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.

Job Responsibilities
CDM Smith has a new opening for a highly motivated Marketing Writer with strong communication, writing/editing, organizational, and time-management skills to join our Raleigh team.

As a member of the CDM Smith team, you would contribute to our mission by:

• Developing, writing, editing, and proofreading copy for proposals, presentations, resumes, project descriptions, and related marketing materials of a complex nature

• Participating in challenging marketing/business development efforts in Raleigh

• Applying creativity/strategic insight while participating in brainstorming, storyboarding, and other strategy development sessions

• Utilizing a theme-based approach for the development of proposal and presentation efforts

• Updating CDM Smith marketing materials, including resumes, project descriptions, and qualification packages

• Ensuring that marketing and visual presentation information and files are maintained and up-to-date

• Being actively involved in the CDM Smith marketing discipline group by participating on task forces and committees, as available.

• Participating in business development, marketing, facilitation, and writing skills through internal and external training sources and professional association membership and committee involvement.

Job Requirements

A successful CDM Smith candidate will have:
• Bachelor’s degree in Communications, English, Journalism, Business, or related field.

• At least 3 years of related proposal development experience ideally with an architectural, construction, or engineering firm since receiving Bachelor’s degree

• Excellent command of grammar, the AP or Chicago Style Manual, and spelling.

• Excellent oral and written communication skills.

• Strong command of Indesign, Word and PowerPoint

• Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft SharePoint

• The ability to produce clean, error-free, and high-quality deliverables under rigid time constraints.

• Willingness to travel on a limited basis (approximately 10%) to other office locations to conduct meetings and brainstorming sessions.

• The ability to organize and coordinate project schedules and manage multiple deadlines and assignments.

• Strong research skills.

• High comfort level with the creative brainstorming process.

We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate—as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

How to apply:

Date posted: April 9, 2019