Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

Here are a few things you should know:
  • This site is mobile friendly. You do not need a log-in or password to access information.
  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
  • The site is refreshed daily to remove out-of-date content.
  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.

Job Information

Aston Carter Proposal Writer in Washington, District Of Columbia

Proposal Writer | 90k - 100k/yr | Hybrid in Washington, DC | 12-Month Contract-to-hire

Job Description:

  • Implements best practices in proposal leadership and content development; supports management in instilling best practices in junior team members; continues working toward certification

  • Reviews RFPs, Statements of Work, and specifications; understands key terms and acronyms; understands how to identify design deliverable stages; develops compliance and project relevancy matrices for complex pursuits; follows RFP instructions for compliance and submission and

  • Leads kickoff calls and color team reviews; demonstrates in-depth understanding of RFP

  • Readily identifies long lead items within a complex proposal and prioritizes them Leads content development for external and internal data calls; drafts inputs for customized qualifications packages for executive team; coordinates technical inputs with design staff and responsible for follow-up; ensures design staff is properly briefed as to standards and expectations

  • Leads and tracks subconsultant inputs

  • Capable of interfacing directly and professionally with clients with minimal management oversight

  • Leads interview preparation sessions, including dissemination of assignments and external coordination

  • Drives content; exhibits understanding of requirements

  • Researches and provides extensive inputs for social media and website content for review; understands correlation between the two media; tone is accurate, grammatically impeccable, and on-brand; receives minimal edits and feedback

  • Follows template and regularly provides creative enhancements contextual to brand; able to create simple infographics and enhance existing ones

  • Attends industry events and conferences; behaves professionally; demonstrates ability to discuss firm and industry in an educated manner

  • Independently performs submission close-out for project, personnel, and subconsultant information as well as more complex technical inputs; maintains file structure by ensuring outdated information is archived

  • Develops content that demonstrates high-level understanding of firm differentiators

  • Regularly engages with technical team members, including sr. leadership; asks thoughtful and proactive questions; demonstrates interest in and engagement on projects; actively engages with the firm through committees and office management support

  • Exhibits clear understanding of the industry; follows industry-related news and sites; identifies industry events and webinars of interest

  • Adobe creative Suite - Highly Proficient

  • Linkedin & Instagram - Proficient

  • GovWin,; & ProjNet -- Demonstrates understanding of full breadth of resources across all sites; tracks specific pursuits






About Aston Carter:

Aston Carter provides world-class corporate talent solutions to thousands of clients across the globe. Specialized in accounting, finance, human resources, talent acquisition, procurement, supply chain and select administrative professions, we extend the capabilities of industry-leading companies. We draw on our deep recruiting expertise and expansive network to meet the evolving needs of our clients and talent community with agility and excellence. With offices across the U.S., Canada, Asia Pacific and Europe, Aston Carter serves many of the Fortune 500. We are proud to be a ClearlyRated Best of Staffing® double diamond winner for both client and talent service.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Aston Carter, diversity and inclusion are a bridge towards the equity and success of our people. DE&I are embedded into our culture through:

  • Hiring diverse talent

  • Maintaining an inclusive environment through persistent self-reflection

  • Building a culture of care, engagement, and recognition with clear outcomes

  • Ensuring growth opportunities for our people

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please email ( for other accommodation options.