Marketing Coordinator (Proposal Writer) - Blach Construction

September 25, 2017

Blach Construction

San Jose, California 95131

Position Available: Marketing Coordinator (Proposal Writer)

Location: San Jose, CA

Reports To: Director of Client Services

Primary Functions: This position plays a highly valued role in the company’s marketing and
business development activities. The Proposal Writer works directly with the Director of Marketing, Director of Client Services, and the Director of Education Services to put together Business Development proposals to win new work for the company. This person acts as a part of the Business Development and Marketing team, with a great deal of additional exposure to Blach’s Operations team.

Primary Responsibilities:                    

  • Prepare and guide Blach’s new business proposals, specifically by writing and coordinating all content
  • Assist in developing strategy and coordinating proposal team
  • Develop new support materials, print and digital presentations for a wide variety of audiences and requirements
  • Create new marketing collateral for business development efforts
  • Play key role in keeping Blach at the cutting edge of proposal quality to further assist the Business Development team in winning new projects for the company



The most important qualification for the successful candidate is superb writing skills (writing sample required). Ideal candidate is engaging, high-energy, collaborative and will easily integrate into Blach Construction by learning our business from the inside out.  Must be creative, flexible, a team player, a self-starter, and very adaptable. Must have the ability to prioritize and manage a diverse workload in a fun, but deadline-driven and fast-paced environment. Ideal candidate will flourish in a dynamic environment and will be able to switch directions whenever needed. Experience with Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel) required.

Five or more years of experience required. Must have excellent written and interpersonal communication skills. Ideal candidates have a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications, Journalism, English or related field of study. Relevant experience in the Architecture, Engineering, or Construction fields preferred, but not required.

Position Status: Full-time, regular business hours, non-exempt

Compensation: Blach Construction offers an outstanding compensation package, including a highly competitive base salary, an initial three weeks of paid vacation, holidays, and sick leave.  Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage, 401(k) plan with company match, profit-sharing, long-term disability insurance, annual cash bonus based upon performance, professional development and education assistance, credit union, athletic club subsidy, professional affiliations and many other benefits. The company practices a progressive management style that truly values and appreciates high-quality team members.

About Blach Construction: Named in the top 10 “Best Place to Work in the Bay Area” by the Silicon Valley Business Journal and San Francisco Business Times since 2009 and on Fortune Magazine’s list of the Top 100 Great Places to Work in the United States in 2013 and 2016. Blach Construction is a financially stable, award-winning, mid-sized general building contractor and construction manager headquartered in San Jose with operations throughout the greater Bay Area.

Blach offers an outstanding benefits package, which you can read about on the company website, as well as an extensive training and development program for all employees through our own Blach University. The management of the company is dedicated to maintaining a stimulating and exciting work environment where teamwork and excellence are encouraged and supported. 


 Blach Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer.