Job ID: 195239
Location: RESTON, VA, United States
Date Posted: Oct 23, 2019
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: Yes
One of SAIC’s strategic objectives is to develop, market and deliver innovative IT and engineering solutions that will modernize the government, improve the citizen experience, and enhance our nation’s security. SAIC is looking for a Marketing and Communications Director who will lead the development, execution and management of the marketing and communications campaigns around the company’s solutions and capabilities. This is an important role that has a direct and significant impact to the company’s success, our ability to shape our markets, and the perception of the SAIC brand by all our stakeholders.
Engage and inspire internal and external stakeholders to position SAIC as a leader in bringing the right technologies and solutions to our government customers.
Partner with the business groups to differentiate SAIC in the market, establish thought leadership, and position the company for competitive advantage.
Design and implement marketing campaigns around SAIC’s practice areas and capabilities and throughout the product life cycle—from pre-product launch to sustainment.
Develop, plan, and conduct public relations and public affairs campaigns to support company business objectives with the media, public, industry, and other external stakeholders. In some cases, serve as a SAIC spokesperson with the media and external audiences.
Plan, design, execute and measure external marketing campaigns such as advertising, tradeshows and events, customer demos, digital campaigns, community relations and thought leadership efforts.
Work closely with the leadership team to execute talent acquisition and employee engagement campaigns that ensure team members and leaders have clarity of objectives, priorities and strategies across the business group.
BA in Marketing, Business, Communications or related discipline.
10+ years’ experience in marketing, communications and/or public relations. At least 5 years of management experience.
Demonstration of excellent communication and storytelling skills, both written and verbal; partnering effectively with executives, leaders, technical team members and engineers, stakeholders, and other audiences.
Government contracting, defense or IT industry experience preferred. Experience in high-technology industries required.
An acute sense of ownership and accountability, as well as the ability to influence and persuade internal and external partners.
Must be able to demonstrate sound business judgment and ability to work closely with senior leaders in the organization.
Excels in adapting and working in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment –flexibility to find innovative ways to accomplish work; excellent project management skills; and ability to manage multiple, complex projects at the same time.
Proven ability to develop solid working relationships in a matrix environment; strong problem solving and collaborating skills at all levels of the organization.
Professional maturity, sound judgement, discretion, and proven ability to handle confidential information.
SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability