Salary from $225,000 a year job type full-time
Full job description
Job id: 2114686
Location: reston , va , us
Date posted: 2021-09-30
Shift: day job
Travel: yes, 10 % of the time
Minimum clearance required: none
Clearance level must be able to obtain: none
Potential for remote work: yes
Saic has an opening for an integrated communication, vpThe position can be worked 100% remotely.
Overview: responsible for leading a team of integrated communicators who have responsibility for the development and oversight of strategic planning and tactical implementation of internal and external marketing and communications efforts for lines of business and functional areas throughout the companyThe goal is to advance the organization’s position with relevant constituents, as well as to drive broader awareness and build the company’s reputation among target audiences while supporting growth and business development initiatives.
In this role, the leader of this team will also serve as the integrated communications executive for the largest business segment within the company, while managing a team of six+ professional marketing and communications leaders and external agencies as applicable.
Developing and executing enterprise initiatives, promotional events and thought leadership strategies to advance the outlined objectives.
Directing and managing the media relations effort for the lines of business and key strategic initiatives, preparing spokespeople for interviews, drafting background materials, messaging, talking points and more.
• building and maintaining relationships with and pitch story ideas to key journalists who cover the sector.• collaborating with internal business partners and communications colleagues to create and implement integrated plans focused on internal efforts, thought leadership activities, media relations, social/digital and marketing and all other communications workstreams
Supporting all marketing collateral, event and video projects
Building and maintaining relationships with defense and civilian government public affairs officers
Providing insightful, informed and strategic communications counsel to business leaders
Managing multiple workstreams and projects simultaneously
Reports to the svp of marketing and communications
A minimum of 15 years of experience as a program communicator/media relations practitioner or equivalent in the government contracting space.
College degree requiredAdvanced degree preferred.
At least 8 years of communications management experienceExperience as a journalist or news producer preferred.
Covid policy: prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with saic`s vaccination policyFull vaccination will be required before the start of employment in order to work onsite at an saic locationIf applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at contact us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employmentEmployees working onsite at a customer location must comply with customer requirements which may include mandatory vaccination, mandatory attestation regarding one`s vaccination status and mandatory weekly or bi-weekly testing.
Target salary range: more than $225,000The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.
Saic® is a premier fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation`s technology transformationOur robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutionsUsing our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers` missions.
We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunitiesSaic is an equal opportunity employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributorsHeadquartered in reston, virginia, saic has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billionFor more information, visit saic.com.