Technical Writer

Washington, D.C., United States
Apply by 12 August 2018
Mid-level , Short-term contract assignment
Posted on 13 July 2018

Job Description

In anticipation of upcoming activities, ICMA Global Programs - - is seeking an experienced technical contract proposal writer to work on a temporary/project basis.


  • Study procurement; attend strategy meetings
  • Assist the team with gathering, integrating, and presenting information
  • Produce and/or revise technical content and contribute to development of key proposal sections
  • Prepare graphics or ideas for graphic representation of concepts
  • Comply with ICMA templates, standards, policies, and guidelines.


  • Experience in local governance, decentralization and municipal service delivery, with sectoral experience in at least one of the following areas: financial management, economic development, community engagement, infrastructure management, resilience and climate change, anti-corruption and transparency, planning and community development, performance measurement
  • 5+ years of experience supporting proposal development including experience with USAID, multilateral agencies and foundations
  • Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field
  • Master’s Degree preferred

ICMA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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