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Request for Proposal Specialist - RFP0002A

Hartford, CT 06103
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For 140 years, Prudential Financial, Inc. has helped individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. Prudential Retirement, a division of Prudential, provides innovative retirement solutions to help plan sponsors and plan participants meet their retirement challenges by delivering retirement plan solutions for public, private, and nonprofit organizations. Are you passionate about providing a best in class client experience? Are you energized by strategy, building cross functional relationships, and driving projects?

Your team

You will be part of the Request for Proposal Team. You and your peers of RFP Specialists will receive day-to-day leadership from your Manager. Youll be aligned by market segment, and will form strong partnerships across retirement to collectively create the best client experience.
We will provide you with opportunities to develop your skill set, stretch into new areas and work on transformational initiatives.

Your role

You are a project manager and RFP expert at the center of creating a differentiated experience for our potential and existing clients throughout the RFP process. You will be responsible for directing the strategic and custom positioning of RFP responses by actively participating in and facilitating strategy conversations with our sales and retention teams, and matrix business partners, to better understand the prospects/clients needs.

You are passionate about creating compelling proposals, with a focus on an engaging, high-quality, concise and fully-compliant responses. You play a key role in enhancing the RFP content through continuous outreach to subject matter experts and sharing knowledge gained with the rest of the RFP team.

You are a natural relationship builder, willing to help peers and advocate for the team both within the department and externally. They trust you to provide the best experience to our clients, manage multiple priorities and communicate effectively. 



Your Expertise

What we are looking for in your background

What youll need to succeed:

  • Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience
  • Demonstrated project management skills with the ability to consistently exceed deliverables in a high-volume production environment
  • Exceptional organization and execution skills
  • Excellent copy writing, editing, grammar and punctuation skills
  • Proven relationship building skills
  • Attention to detail, hyper focus on deadlines and quality of deliverables
  • Ability to adapt, problem solve quickly and communicate effective solutions
  • Continuous improvement mindset coupled with a knack for managing initiatives simultaneously

Itd be a plus if you have:

  • 3 years Retirement and/or Financial Services experience, and experience in RFP response development
  • Retirement plan knowledge, particularly with corporate, tax-exempt, and Taft-Hartley plans
  • FINRA Series 6 registration (or will obtain within 120 days of hire)
  • Experience with UplandQvidian Proposal Automation or other RFP development software programs, as well as Salesforce.com

@!*!Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States Asia Europe and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The companys well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength stability expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services including life insurance annuities retirement-related services mutual funds asset management and real estate services. For more information please visit www.prudential.com.

Prudential is not accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms for this open position unless contracted with Staffing. Agencies must work with Staffing as the primary point of contact and follow the Prudential application process to be considered for business. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Prudential via-email Internet or directly to hiring managers in any form without a valid written search agreement in place for that position will be deemed the sole property of Prudential and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Prudential.
Note: Any search agreement entered into with Prudential before January 2004 is null and void. Search firms are essential to the recruitment and staffing efforts at Prudential and we value the partnerships we have built with our preferred vendors. Prudential has established and regularly maintains a preferred vendor list and even preferred vendors need to have a written search agreement signed by the Director Recruiting Programs Staffing at Prudential in place for the specific position in order for a fee to be paid for any candidate referrals.
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Posted: 2020-01-22 Expires: 2020-04-19

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