Writer Editor Proposal

Cubic Corporation San Diego , CA 92140

Posted 3 weeks ago

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Cubic Mission Solutions

Company Details:

Cubic Mission Solutions helps customers accomplish their desired goals through networked Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) capabilities for defense, intelligence, security and commercial customers worldwide. As a leading C4ISR innovator, Cubic Mission Solutions provides integrated mission capabilities to solve our customers' most challenging problems in secure communications, secure networking and C2ISR. Our solutions provide decisive advantage in the most demanding multi-domain environments with significant reduction in Size, Weight and Power (SWaP) and lifecycle costs.

You will collaborate with a diverse group of talented professionals who are as passionate about their work as you are, and are committed to delivering only the highest quality solutions. We are an agile team and this means you're empowered to deliver the best results, have the opportunity to influence all aspects of the business, and know that each contribution you make is significant. Don't take a backseat. Join Cubic and be instrumental in driving the future of C4ISR.

Job Details:


Responsible for editing both minor and major proposal submittals in response to solicitations from various domestic and international government agencies. Primarily responsible for ensuring proposals are well-written, accurate and compliant with the requirements of the proposal request. The range of submittals includes both formal and unsolicited proposals. The Proposal Editor proofreads and edits proposal content, checking for consistency, clarity, appropriateness and persuasiveness of the material. This position typically works under general supervision and direction.


  • Leads efforts to provide editing and proofreading of proposals in support of business development efforts.

  • Edits draft and final text submitted by proposal team members to establish consistency of writing style throughout the proposal. Responsibilities vary depending upon proposal magnitude.

  • Provides editing support to other division projects, including websites, marketing collateral and customer submittals.

  • Reviews and analyzes RFP compliance matrices, outlines, style guides, and storyboard templates as necessary.

  • Provides direction and training to the proposal team on appropriate writing styles.

  • Interfaces with technical professionals, proposal partners and other SMEs in the writing, editing, and publication of various types of documents including proposals, manuals, reports, plans, training material, and presentations.

  • Recommends revisions or changes in scope, format, and content in order to generate documents that are easy to read and understandable.

  • Provides quality assurance checks to ensure that all document deliverables are compliant with the submittal requirements and support the standards and procedures set forth in Company policies, procedures, and practices.


Four-year college degree in Journalism, English or Business plus a minimum of two years related experience. Understanding of and experience with the DOD procurement process and regulations. Proficiency with MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), Project, Visio, SharePoint and desktop publishing software. Ability to work under tight deadlines and prioritize multiple tasks. Requires a command of English grammar, spelling, and composition and the ability to edit a document and significantly improve quality by identifying deficiencies in grammar, spelling, punctuation, proper usage, company standards, corporate style, format, and accuracy. Ability to work as an integral member of a team and proactively assist others.

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