Jill Burnie


Professional Experience

Skilled writer with more than 14 years of experience. High proposal win rate for $50M-$10B proposals. Ability to tailor highly technical information for intended audience. Shipley trained. Significant experience in running a proposal from start to finish, running teams, schedules, win themes, and compliance. Excellent proofreader and editor (both grammar and aesthetics). Significant marketing experience including press releases, website copy, white papers, and internal and external communication. Effective, friendly, outgoing and a positive communicator. Employs a structured approach to writing to begin with end goals in mind and adheres to deadlines. Specialty areas of writing include technology, writing clearly about: robotics; artificial intelligence; machine learning; automation; cybersecurity; technical architecture; Salesforce; cloud applications; data analytics; data engineering; natural language processing; neural networks; AWS, etc. Other areas include investment banking and asset management.


14 Years
Technical Writer
8 Years
Other, Specify
8 Years


8 Years
7 Years
6 Years


14 Years
Marketing (firm) - Fortune 1000 corp. clients
8 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

14 Years

Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

AARP Magazine (1-2)

Other Work History

IBM Global Business Services, Proposal Manager/Technical Writer; Phase One Consulting Group, Proposal Writer/Technical Writer; Combined Jewish Philanthropies, Internal Communications Specialist, etc.

Technical Skills

GitHub, Jira, Confluence, HTML5, SharePoint, JavaScript, Python, Salesforce, Capital IQ, Constant Contact, Bloomberg, Reuters, FactSet, Adobe Creative Suite: Pro, InDesign, Illustrator, InCopy, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Captivate, Flash


MacBook Pro, Adobe Pro Creative Suite