Ref No.: 18-05221
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 65,000.00 - 75,000.00 /Year
RFP Writer
Summary
At Infinity Consulting Solutions (ICS), we pride ourselves in getting to know our candidate further than the bullet points on their resume. We want to know what your long-term goals and ambitions are to make sure we help you make long term career moves. ICS has excelled in creating strong relationships with top performing companies in the Chicago market which has opened many doors for driven professionals like yourself for many years.
Responsibilities
Coordinate responses to RFPs and Requests for Information (RFIs) from prospective and existing clients across our alternative investment platform, which includes hedge funds, private equity, infrastructure and real estate. Responsibilities will include, among other things, compiling existing and previously approved material, drafting new responses and coordinating input from various functional areas throughout the firm.
Write responses that strategically position the firm and demonstrate how we can meet the investor's needs.
Develop and manage internal project timelines to ensure all deadlines are met.
Retrieve and analyze data to complete quantitative components of RFPs/RFIs and ensure data provided is accurate and applicable.
Liaise with members of Business Development, Investments, Finance, Operations, Technology and Legal to develop responses.
Coordinate internal approvals with members of Senior Management, Investment, Legal Team and other teams, as appropriate.
Provide ongoing input regarding process and technology improvements.

Requirements

BA/BS degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting or a related field with a superior grade point average.
2+ years of RFP-writing experience in the alternatives investment industry.
Knowledge of hedge funds, private equity, infrastructure and/or real estate strongly preferred.
Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills (writing samples will be required).
Excellent project management skills, including the ability to marshal resources, communicate and manage timelines and responsibilities.
Ability to understand and analyze financial data.
Excellent organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
Strong familiarity with Microsoft Suite of products including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.