Content Creator/ Proposal Writer

Content Creator/Proposal Writer

The Thrasher Group is seeking a creative, energetic professional to join our Marketing/Business Development team as a Content Creator/Proposal Writer. The ideal candidate is enthusiastic, persuasive, and a quick learner. It will be your task to help show the value of Thrasher’s services, vision, and expertise to clients across various markets, including engineering, architecture, and field services.

As a Content Creator/Proposal Writer, you will be responsible for writing project proposals and marketing materials in an engaging, professional manner while adhering to the rules and conventions of language. The Content Creator/Proposal Writer will be a self-starter, able to carry out assignments with limited oversight in a timely manner. You must show a strong attention to detail and exemplary organizational, communication, critical thinking, and deductive reasoning skills. The Content Creator/Proposal Writer will foster a team environment while contributing as an independent team member.


  • Complete all phases of the competitive Request for Proposal preparation process
  • Manage multiple projects with competing deadlines simultaneously
  • Work with project managers, technical staff, sub-consultants, and clients to develop proposals that meet the intent of the request
  • Create, organize, and maintain proposal content, records, and documentation

Essential Duties

  • Work with the Business Development Team & other Proposal Managers to redevelop/refine existing strategies, promotional material, and proposal processes to align with corporate goals and brand
  • Understand and communicate technical concepts and terminology related to civil engineering, architecture, survey, and construction practices to various audiences
  • Coordinate with project managers and technical staff on the development of written content
  • Assist in developing appropriate proposal strategy and persuasive messaging
  • Prepare and adhere to proposal outlines/checklists and production schedules
  • Write and edit/rewrite proposals to emphasize messaging and ensure consistency with corporate style standards
  • Write engaging promotional content
  • Create and maintain staff resumes and project experience sheets
  • Facilitate compliance review of proposals for accuracy, completeness per Request for Proposal requirements, and proper document formatting and layout according to corporate style standards
  • Assist in the development of strategy, messaging, and materials for presentations and project meetings
  • Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with peers and management


  • Degree in Journalism, English, Communications, Marketing, or closely related field.
  • Confident, articulate, and professional speaking abilities
  • Superior time-management and organizational skills
  • Mastery of punctuation, mechanics, grammar, word usage, and syntax
  • Ability to recognize the relevance of specific tasks in relationship to broader objectives
  • Minimum to intermediate skills in Adobe InDesign, Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Detail-oriented mindset in task completion, with the ability to prioritize assignments
  • Technical writing/editing experience is a plus

The Thrasher Group has had a history of excellence for over 35 years. Ranked in the Top 500 Design Firms by the Engineering News Record, we are an innovative multi-disciplinary engineering, architecture, environmental, survey, and construction services consulting firm that delivers successful projects to both public and private clientele. Our dedication to creative design solutions, well-managed projects, and exceptional customer service has made Thrasher one of the fastest growing engineering firms in the Mid-Atlantic region.

Thrasher offers an excellent benefits package, which includes relocation assistance; paid time off; profit sharing; matching 401(K); medical, dental and vision insurance; short- and long-term disability; tuition assistance; life insurance; and professional development.

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, email your resume to     The Thrasher Group conducts drug screening and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers. Authorization to work in the United States is a precondition of employment.   “EEO/AA/E-Verify”

    Please download and complete the Employment Application. You can submit the completed application along with your resume and cover letter using the form below or by emailing