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Assistant Manager for Business Development Unit – US based remote

About Tetra Tech

Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 550 locations around the world. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees — 28,000 associates working together to provide smart, scalable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action/Americans with Disabilities/Veterans employer.

Duties

  • Provide the highest levels of administrative and management support across the proposal lifecycle;
  • Coordinate (US-based and foreign) subcontractor relationships, and manage subcontractor proposal inputs, including qualifications statements, past performance references and budgets;
  • Undertake analytical and research tasks to support technical proposal development to achieve results related to strengthening democracy and governance, environment and land and natural resources management, agricultural development, water and sanitation, women’s empowerment, and other key development outcomes;
  • Support efforts to recruit high-quality candidates and present them effectively in proposals;
  • Conduct compliance checks and gap analysis of proposals against client requirements;
  • Support pre-proposal capture work, including desk-based research and overseas, on-the-ground preparation;
  • Learn Tetra Tech’s proposal best practices and actively support the maintenance and continual improvement of proposal processes and related tools; and
  • Provide ad-hoc support for BDU’s pipeline information management and market intelligence gathering efforts.

Qualifications

  • Minimum bachelor’s degree, preferably in an area related to one of the firm’s practice areas, required;
  • Minimum of either two years of professional experience, or a master’s degree required;
  • Relevant experience in a developing country desired (service in a volunteer program is considered relevant);
  • Polished writing abilities and capacity to synthesize large volumes of information into key messages;
  • English fluency required; Spanish proficiency strongly preferred;
  • Experience with budget development and analysis, and proficiency in Microsoft Excel required;
  • Excellent detail orientation and high levels of organization;
  • Must be an energetic, enthusiastic, and positive collaborative team player; and
  • Current U.S. work authorization required at the time of application.

Application instructions

To be considered, please submit the following:

  • Cover Letter
  • CV

Please ensure that only the requested documents noted above are submitted. Only candidates who have been selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

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Equal Opportunity Employment

The posting employer has certified that this announcement complies with Peace Corps’ Equal Opportunity Employment policy:

The Peace Corps is committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees, Volunteers, and applicants for employment and volunteer service. Peace Corps policy prohibits discrimination and harassment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age (40 or over), disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, parental status, political affiliation, union membership, genetic information, or history of participation in the Equal Employment Opportunity process, grievance procedure, or any authorized complaint procedure.

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