Public Relations Senior Manager

Clearance Level
Falls Church, Virginia

REQ#: RQ99912

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

GDIT is your place! You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity and being trusted to deliver your best every day.

GDIT is looking for a Public Relations Senior Manager to join the growing GDIT Corporate Marketing and External Communications Team in Falls Church, Virginia. You will report to the VP of Marketing and Communications and lead GDITs public relations strategy and proactive media campaigns in support of the companys strategic objectives. In this role, you will collaborate with executive leadership, technical subject matter experts, a creative marketing team, and the wider Growth organization to create best-in-class PR programs.

Would you like the opportunity to architect the GDIT PR strategy and work on broader GDIT Corporate marketing high-impact campaigns?

What will you own?

  • Develop and execute GDITs press and media strategy
  • Proactively develop and manage relationships with industry reporters
  • Formulate proactive media campaigns aligned to business priorities
  • Manage PR agencies
  • Prepare company spokespersons for media engagements
  • Report on media campaign outcomes and coverage
  • Monitor industry press activity and manage corporate press releases
  • Consult with technical subject matter experts and customer facing teams
  • Maintain GDITs crisis communications plan

Why join the team?

  • Join an award-winning marketing and external communications team
  • Lead high-impact PR campaigns
  • Autonomy to create and execute strategy 
  • Flexible working arrangements

Who you are...

  • Bachelors Degree and 6+ years of related experience
  • Experienced -Proven experience developing public relations strategies in business-to-business or business-to-government markets
  • An expert - Extensive experience in establishing and managing reporter relationships with the ability to execute the appropriate degree of press outreach
  • A strategic thinker who can synthesize information from various sources to create an actionable point of view. Ability to translate strategic plans into actionable execution
  • A leader. Ability to influence and coach across functional teams and executive leadership
  • Measure and controlled. Ability to be measured and thoughtful under pressure
  • A team player. Strong team player with a track record of cross-functional collaboration
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.