If you were standing in front of a building that was on fire, would you rush in to save lives?

When making a tough call, does your gut win over your head and heart?

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Do you prefer the unexpected over routine?

If you answered Yes to any of these questions, then stop looking for a job! Join SMA for an adventure:
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The Job

Proposal Manager: A Proposal Manager leads the development of winning federal (B2G) or commercial (B2B) proposals, and has project management skills and leadership experience. This includes overall development, maintenance, and execution of proposal development plan and schedule, and day-to-day focus, prioritization, and leadership to develop a compliant and compelling proposal. They manage a proposal team including volume leads, proposal writers, graphic artists and desktop publishers.

Career Stage: Principal Associate

Location: Marlborough,MA, United States

Period of Performance: 07/05/2020 to 09/05/2020

Pay: Approximately $133.00/hr ranging from $116.00/hr to $150.00/hr

Reference ID: O-013031.01

About Us: We are SMA, the leader in professional services for project-based industries. We help companies win in their markets by informing their strategic choices, improving their competitiveness, and performing on critical projects. Join our community of over 650 professionals like yourself—all confident in their capabilities and who want choices that will accelerate their career. We offer flexible work opportunities, meritocratic pay and benefits. To learn more about SMA, please visit our website at, and follow us on Glassdoor, Facebook and LinkedIn.

About You: You have approximately up to 20 years of experience in this role

You are relentless in solving problems, work well in teams, and enjoy a challenge

You have experience with Healthcare » Life Sciences markets and projects for US Federal Govt » HHS (Health and Human Services) » Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA)

You are a US Citizen or Permanent Resident, and have completed at least a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field

You are looking for adventure!

SMA is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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