Lockheed Martin Senior Communications Rep in Manassas, Virginia

This position is responsible for the planning and execution of all strategic internal and external communications supporting the Navigation, Surveillance and Unmanned Systems (NSU) market segment within the C6ISR line of business.

The ideal candidate will develop strong partnerships with business leaders, providing strategic counsel as it relates to the most effective communications strategies and approaches. Collaboration is critical in this role, which involves project managing across communication functions (media relations, marketing, employee communications) to develop and execute communications plans to support business goals and strategy.

Primary Responsibilities • Supports the executive communications needs of the NSU market segment leader • Develops program/capture communications strategies • Develops integrated communication plans for significant program milestones • Responsible for employee communications and trade media outreach associated with supported market segments • Serves as the C6ISR communications leader’s backup, as assigned • Develops executive engagement rhythm, memos, talking points, etc. for leadership engagements • Manages regional Community Relations budgets and activities for various sites associated with the supported market segments • Occasional travel required

Basic Qualifications Basic Qualifications • Exceptional writing, editing and oral communications skills with the ability to convey highly complex information in clear, compelling ways • Experience in developing and executing integrated strategic communications plans to support key internal and external stakeholders • Communications experience in one or more of the following industries: Defense, Manufacturing, Technology • Experience in a variety of communications disciplines including executive/employee communications, marketing, media, or community relations • Excellent strategist with keen creative instincts and expertise influencing leadership thinking in strategic communication and issues management • Ability to cultivate and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues and executive leadership. • Familiarity with contemporary communications trends and industry techniques • Willingness to travel periodically to diverse sites represented by the market segments

Desired skills

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

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Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Location(s): Manassas Virginia