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Jr. Communications Specialist (Proposals / RFPs) (2x)- AXPMJP00009539

Location:
NYC
Job Terms:
Temporary
posted by:
James Ward
Date:
08/04/2017

Job Description:

An elite product marketing team within one of the country’s most recognizable financial service brands is looking for a confidant and career minded freelance Junior Communication Specialist. The pay rate to you is $29/$30 hr. 

This career-defining role is onsite in NYC, 40 hours a week until December 2017 with the goal to extend into 2018.  As an industry leader, our Fortune 500 client put customers at the center of all that they do - and they’re looking for top talent to join them.

What You Will Do:

  • Support the development and delivery of communication documents RFI/RFP responses and presentations from planning and research to message delivery
  • Build relationships with key business partners and ensure internal customer and external client deadlines are met through effective project management
  • Produce compelling, professional, and customized client-facing messaging focused on winning or retaining business
  • Analyze information to create customized messages  

Who You Will Need:

  • 2+ years of business experience
  • Excellent presentation and written/verbal communication skills, including proficiency with Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Adobe Acrobat
  • Understanding of financial services industry
  • Proven ability to drive results working independently and as part of a team
  • Effective project management skills and strategic proposal writing experience a plus
  • Understanding of expense management and/or corporate payments a plus
  • Experience with Seismic Dynamic Content Management or any RFP automation software desired

What is it like working with Aquent? I’m glad you asked!  Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things including:

  • Subsidized health and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
  • Access to Fidelity 401(k), access to FSA Program; direct deposit for your paycheck
  • Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!); free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com; free online courses via Lynda.com
  • Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)

That’s it! The rest is up to you, if you are interested in this amazing opportunity please send your resume and cover letter to: jward@aquent.com