General Dynamics Information Technology Senior Marketing Specialist - Defense in Falls Church, Virginia
Type of Requisition: Regular
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Public Trust/Other Required: None
Job Family: Communications
GDIT is looking for an experienced and strategic marketing professional to join the growing GDIT corporate marketing team. As the Senior Defense Marketing Specialis t for GDIT’s Technical Portfolio and Alliance Partners, you will lead dynamic campaigns aligned to GDIT’s core technical capabilities such as cloud, cyber, digital modernization and AI. In this role, you will collaborate with technical subject matter experts, a creative marketing team, alliance partners and the wider Growth organization to create best-in-class marketing programs.
This role will be 100% remote until Covid work restrictions are lifted; then this role would require working out of our Falls Church location.
This is an exciting opportunity to lead go-to-market strategy for a portfolio of technical capabilities through the design and execution of integrated campaigns. This will include partnering across the organization and with marketing agencies to develop brand positioning, messaging and creative campaigns aligned to the growth of the business. This will also include collaborating with GDIT’s extensive technology partner eco-system, working closely with emerging tech companies and brands such as AWS, Microsoft, DELL and Google on high-impact co-marketing initiatives.
Until COVID restrictions are lifted, this role is 100% remote. Once restrictions are limited, there is some flexibility, but the candidate is expected to be on-site in our Falls Church location.**
Some of things you will be doing:
Creating strategic and measurable go-to-market plans that align to overarching growth and brand goals
Consulting with technical subject matter experts, brand marketing agencies and customer facing teams
Owning integrated marketing campaigns
Collaborating with GDIT’s extensive technology partner eco-system
Why join the team?
Join an award-winning marketing team
Lead high-impact and creative marketing programs
Collaborate with leading technology brands
Autonomy to execute creative marketing initiatives
Opportunity for career growth and potential management responsibilities
Flexible working arrangements
Who you are…
Strategic thinker who can synthesize information from various sources to create an actionable point of view. Ability to translate strategic plans into actionable execution.
Energy and creativity. Energy and enthusiasm are your hallmarks. You are a self-starter and can juggle multiple priorities.
A leader. Ability to influence, lead and coach across functional teams, a champion for new ideas and concepts.
Business savvy. You understand how to connect marketing action to business outcomes. You understand how to strategically manage and invest budget.
Team Player. Strong team player with a track record of cross-functional collaboration.
Creative. You have experience designing integrated marketing campaigns in the technology sector.
To be considered for this role, you must have the following:
Bachelor’s in Marketing, Public Relations, Communications, Journalism, or a related discipline, plus a minimum of five (5) years combined marketing, corporate communications, brand management, and/or public relations agency experience, OR nine (9) years total experience in the areas noted previously, in lieu of the degree; two years related experience required wtih master's degree
Experience in cross-channel marketing communications (PR, events, digital and social media)
Strong and highly effective writing and public speaking skills and interpersonal communication skills.
We would love it if you had the following:
Advanced knowledge of US Federal Government IT industry services, systems, and products marketplace and related media.
Experience in Business-to-Business/Business-to-Government Marketing/Technology Marketing.
Experience with alliance partner marketing and/or executing campaigns in the technology sector.
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.