WHO IS SPR?
SPR is a digital technology consultancy that develops elegant solutions to transform the way people do business. We’re 300+ strategists, developers, designers, architects, consultants, thinkers, and doers in Chicago and Milwaukee. We work with 160 clients in 10 unique industries – everything from corporate finance and global logistics to local breweries and Chicago startups.
We think about the end users and rigorously apply the latest technologies and frameworks to address our clients’ needs. We enable companies to do more with data, engage with other people, build disruptive solutions, and operate productively. To do this, we hire smart technologists and sharp business leaders who are excellent communicators and have an interest in working on multiple projects across industries.
SPR offers a great environment for employees to learn, to build systems that make an impact, and to tackle exciting challenges. We operate in a fun, casual work environment and have great benefits including: competitive salary, bonuses, generous vacation time, big fitness incentives, and medical/dental/vision insurance.
By joining the SPR team, you’ll be using your brain, working hard and making an impact through your projects – and you’ll be rewarded for it.
WHAT IS THE POSITION?
SPR is looking for a highly motivated, hands-on, creative thinker with outstanding ability to create and enhance client-facing proposals, presentations, and other written/visual communications. You will work collaboratively with pursuit teams (including our sales and technical experts) to develop business and technical messaging that resonates with our clients and prospects. Your efforts impact the team’s ability to win business opportunities and continue to grow established accounts.
As SPR’s Marketing Strategist-Proposals you’ll ensure that each deliverable is compelling, tailored to each client’s needs, and aligned to our sales/marketing strategies, while maintaining an eye for branding quality and messaging guidelines. This role is both creative and operational and requires someone with talent for clear and convincing written language, organization skills, and an eye for design and visual storytelling.
You’ll be a member of the Marketing department and will report to the VP of Marketing. Our team functions as an internal agency – providing exceptional customer service, quality, consistency and results to our colleagues. This position interfaces with several internal stakeholders across our sales and technical teams and requires strong leadership and project management / time management skills.
Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university and 5+ years of marketing, journalism, English, or sales writing experience. B2B sales/marketing experience preferred but not required.
**Applicants must provide 2 writing samples and 2 visual examples