Marketing Specialist

Clearance Level
None
Category
Communications
Location
Falls Church, Virginia

REQ#: RQ132926

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is looking for a strategic marketing professional to join the growing GDIT marketing team. As a marketing specialist supporting GDIT’s Digital Consulting Practice, you will execute the strategic and tactical development, delivery, and measurement of campaigns for solutions in areas such as AI, 5G, Cyber, Cloud and Digital Modernization. Reporting to the Senior Marketing Manager, Digital Consulting, Solutions& Alliance Partnerships, you will collaborate with a creative marketing team, technical subject matter experts, alliance partners, and the wider organization to create best-in-class marketing programs.

This is an exciting opportunity to support the go-to-market strategy and the day-to-day marketing direction for key business campaigns. The role will oversee the development and execution of integrated marketing campaigns that help position the business for success.

Some of things you will be doing

  • Creating strategic and measurable integrated go-to-market plans that align to overarching growth and brand goals
  • Building close relationships with subject matter experts across GDIT’s business, growth, and operational teams
  • Building close relationships with marketing counterparts at GDIT’s alliance partners
  • Consulting with brand marketing/PR agencies and media partners
  • Collaborating with GDIT’s extensive commercial technology partner ecosystem (AWS, Microsoft, Google, and more) to identify co-marketing opportunities
  • Act as an ambassador for the marketing team, demonstrating the value of strategic marketing initiatives
  • Working effectively within a large matrixed organization

Your responsibilities

  • Campaign planning, execution, and measurement for technology capability initiatives, including cyber, cloud, 5G, and artificial intelligence, for GDIT
  • Support the drafting and ongoing updates of campaign plans
  • Work with relevant teams to create content for campaigns  
  • Track campaign metrics and KPIs (leads, website hits, social media CTRs, and engagement rates)
  • Manage media vendor and marketing agency partnerships
  • Collaborate with marketing colleagues to ensure that campaign plans and activities support broader marketing initiatives in GDIT’s defense, intelligence, homeland security, health, and civil markets
  • Technology partner outreach and funding coordination for campaign initiatives
  • Coordinate logistics with events and business development teams for conferences and tradeshows
  • Research vendor partnerships to help execute marketing plans

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
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • The ability to influence major initiatives

Who you are

  • Strategic thinker: Synthesize information from various sources to create an actionable point of view with an ability to translate strategic plans into action
  • Energy and creativity: Energy and enthusiasm are your hallmarks, and you are a self-starter and can juggle multiple priorities
  • Innovative: You champion 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
  • Expertise: You have experience with working with industry partners and/or executing campaigns in the technology sector

Required qualifications and experience

  • Bachelor’s and/or master’s degree in business, marketing, public relations, communications, journalism, or a related discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work experience
  • 2+ years of combined marketing, corporate communications, brand management, and/or public relations agency experience
  • Experience in cross-channel marketing communications (PR, events, digital and social media)

Preferred Skills

  • Knowledge of US federal government IT marketplace and/or consulting is advantageous
  • Experienced in business-to-business (B2B) or business-to-government (B2G) marketing and/or technology marketing is advantageous
  • Highly effective writing, public speaking, and interpersonal communication skills

About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.