General Dynamics Information Technology Defense Division Marketing Lead in Fairfax, Virginia

Job Description

Exciting opportunity to join the GDIT marketing communications team. In this role, you will take full ownership of the defense sector marketing and brand strategy, including the development ofintegrated marketing campaigns and account based marketing strategies. You will work closely with the business development team, internal subject matter experts, strategic technology partners, and the wider marketing function to deliver compelling and impactful marketing programs. You will be joining a new, forward-thinking marketing team which is redefining the way the company goes to market.


  • Primary lead for all GDIT defense sector related marketing programs, overseeing and synchronizing digital and traditional marketing activities

  • Develop, execute, measure and refine integrated marketing plans

  • Build close relationships with defense sector subject matter experts and operational teams

  • Act as an ambassador for the marketing team, demonstrating the value of strategic marketing initiatives

  • Work with the wider marketing team to develop content and messaging

  • Co-ordinate marketing agencies and media partners

  • Identify marketing opportunities and develop business cases for investment


Bachelors Degree in Communications, Journalism, Marketing or a related discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work experience.


  • Experienced in Business-to-Business/ Business-to-Government marketing

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent

  • Professional Marketing qualification

  • Experience in cross-channel marketing communications (PR, events, digital and social media)

  • 5+ years general marketing experience

  • Proven experience developing marketing plans and integrated campaigns

  • Strategic thinker and commercially orientated

  • Experience working for large matrix organisations

8-10 years of directly related internal and or marketing communications or public relations agency experience, including supervisory experience.

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.

Job ID2018-48055

Number of Positions1

Job FunctionBusiness Development

Security Clearance LevelNone

Full/Part TimeFull Time