Sr Communications Specialist with TS/SCI Clearance in Springfield, VA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 12/12/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Participates in the development, revision, and delivery of internal and external communications materials

Job Responsibilities:

  • Supports the Communications Lead in the development, revision and delivery of internal and external communications materials.
  • Aids in the preparation of program briefings for ITEMS DCS leaderships presentation to the government customer. To include, but not limited to: the drafting of talking points, scripts and other communications products in coordination with the ITEMS DCS leaders; reviewing and editing information on deliverables.
  • Collaborate across all ITEMS DCS service lanes to gain understanding of all facets of the program and technologies.
  • Effectively provide writing and editing skills and strategies to support program and business area leadership.
  • Ensures deliverables meet editorial and customer specifications as applicable and adhere to standards for quality, graphics, format, and style.
  • Provide administrative support where needed as it relates to program and business area Communications activities.




Required Skills:

  • Excellent critical thinking and strategic skills necessary to understand the ITEMS DCS program and NCE dynamics and tailor communications accordingly.
  • Must demonstrate success and comfort in working with a diverse workforce, working alongside technical professionals in various levels of expertise.
  • Outstanding time management – work within accelerated schedule timelines while delivering high quality products to the customer.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; must be able to work effectively in a team environment with colleagues from a variety of departments and leadership levels
  • Participates in special projects as required
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • TS/SCI clearance required

Desired Skills: 

  • Experience developing infographics
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, PhotoShop,etc.) Multi-media experience is a plus.
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge of NGA and its Mission Partners, or within the Department of Defense

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. 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.