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Christie Spencer | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Oct 23, 2014

Christie Spencer

Christie can write
   United States
  |   Louisville, KY
  |  10:43 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $110

Proposal writer for 15 years; BS in finance and MBA.

A highly accomplished TOP HEALTHCARE EXECUTIVE with extensive experience in marketing strategy, operations analysis, business development, client relations, planning and financial management, product development, as well as proposal/project management. Streamlines processes to realize substantial increases in efficiency. Collaborates with multiple parties to drive the completion of corporate goals. A forward-thinking leader who utilizes a broad knowledge based to produce bottom-line...

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Skills (8)

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Writing
Computer Skills
Microsoft Word
Microsoft PowerPoint
Microsoft Excel
healthcare knowledge
editing
project management

Service Description

Thank you for requesting information about my services.

I possess extensive expertise in proposal/grant writing and strategic planning. My approach to writing is to:
Identify the strengths of the proposer,
Understand the needs of the customer, and
Develop a compelling argument describing how the two are linked together.

My proposals convince the reader that the benefits of using your services will outweigh the obstacles. I do this by substantiating these benefits via descriptions of your relevant past results and identifying/negating (or minimizing) the perceived obstacles. Arguments are strengthened when I can find and use examples from comparable services and similar clients.

I spend numerous hours planning and developing these arguments before I begin any formal narrative writing. Once writing is started, I compare the draft narrative to a compliance matrix to ensure each argument is on target. I also employ red/blue/gold review team mechanisms to validate and strengthen the proposal.

I am an experienced writer and am capable of completing almost any assignment you have. My experience includes submission of successful grants/proposals to state, federal, local and commercial organizations. My most recent project is the development of several grant submissions that responded to the CMS Innovation Challenge. I have also completed proposals resulting in over $500M of new business for KePRO (A quality improvement...

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Employment

Self Employed Proposal Specialist
Proposal Writer/Manager/Coordinator
2003 - Present
Contract work provided to major/national Medical Management firms, Quality Improvement Organizations and Managed Care Organizations. Expertise includes: project management, proposal management,...

Education

Loyola University
Masters of Business Administration
1988 - 1991
State University of New York at Oswego
Bachelor of Science, Finance
1979 - 1982
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sales
health
marketing
non profit
proposal
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