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Job Description

Volkert, a Top 100 design firm (#87, ENR), is looking for Marketing (Proposal) Coordinator in the Northern Virginia region in our Springfield, VA office location. We are a national engineering firm, designing the future in transportation, energy, water, and environmental infrastructure – are we the road to your future?

The successful candidate must be a strong technical writer and an even stronger editor, with the ability to craft content that successfully positions Volkert in a wide range of markets and roles. Marketing professional services is a deadline-driven, detail-oriented environment, with evolving priorities as opportunities arise. This means our Marketing Coordinator needs to be focused and organized, yet flexible; creative, but with excellent time and project management skills; and team player with the ability to work independently.


Assist the team with winning new business by supporting the proposal development process

Develop written content including marketing collateral, project descriptions, and staff resumes

Help maintain marketing and internal communication systems, including the firm’s intranet and image data base

Research markets, teaming partners and competitors to assist with growth and differentiation strategies

Education, Knowledge & Experience

Bachelor’s degree

Ability to write clearly and succinctly with a high-level of accuracy, using proper grammar, spelling, and punctuation

Aptitude for managing multiple, concurrent proposals from pre-advertisement through submission, working in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

Professional interpersonal skills with the ability to work with colleagues at all levels of the organization

Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite; graphics skills and programs a plus

Volkert offers the ability to build your future in a growing industry, firm and department. We also offer competitive benefits and a salary commensurate with your experience.

Email your resume with writing samples and a cover letter telling us why this job interests you: Resumes received will be held in confidence.

Volkert, Inc. is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.