Real Estate RFP Writer - Edinburgh, Scotland Real Estate RFP Writer - Edinburgh, Scotland …

eFinancialCareers Managed Services
in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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eFinancialCareers Managed Services
in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Our client is looking for an individual who is interested to apply to the Real Estate RFP Writer role

The Role:

To support the production and writing of RFPs/DDQs/RFIs/Surveys and Awards submissions across the Wholesale and Institutional business for Real Estate strategies.

Key Work Level Accountabilities:    

Experienced Colleague:

  • Accountable for providing a quality service or product to customers and stakeholders, using skills/experience built through significant practical experience or training
  • For team leaders, accountable for ensuring the team the role supports is delivering a quality service or product
  • Works within established frameworks and procedures, with the freedom to interpret them to solve a range of problems
  • Delivers outputs that are clearly defined, using discretion over how to achieve them
  • Makes suggestions for improvements to the work of the team, based on previous experience and knowledge of similar situations

Key Responsibilities for this role:

  • Responsible for delivery of high-quality RFPs and DDQs on the client’s funds to institutional and wholesale investors for their designated asset class(es)
  • Liaising with, investment specialists, directors, content writers, compliance, performance and risk departments etc and a variety of other sources within the client to ensure responses are optimal and tailored appropriately
  • Learning to utilise competitor research produced within the team to ensure correct messaging within RFP responses
  • Role also involves wider team projects involving the content database as well as ad-hoc projects to build the team's profile around the business.
  • Learn about the needs of our clients - be they internal sales teams or the investors in our funds

Key Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

We are looking for you to have strong working experience of Asset Management with the ability to demonstrate initiative to improve RFP processes and content. Knowledge of Q&A databases is preferred (RFPIO). You will ideally be IMC qualified or working towards this or other relevant qualifications. Proficient in the MS Office suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to demonstrate initiative
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Ability to build good working relationships
  • Willingness to learn about investment
  • Ability to write for multiple audiences
  • Organised and methodical
  • Ability to manage and control multiple priorities to meet deadlines