Northrop Grumman Dir Communications 2 in Redondo Beach, California

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to be a part of revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman's Aerospace Systems operating sector has an opening for a Communications Director to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. We are looking for a communications leader who combines new ideas and a pioneering spirit with people leadership, strategy and an ability to add value to the company.

This position is responsible for developing and implementing communications strategy in partnership with our Aerospace Systems' leadership and internal organizations. The Director will develop and drive execution of internal and external messaging platforms in alignment with company, sector and organizational strategic priorities and objectives. This role will be located at our Space Park campus, in Redondo Beach, CA. The selected candidate will be responsible for the sector's Internal Communications including employee, executive and digital communications, as well as external communications support for employee attraction initiatives. Primary duties include executive communications (employee outreach, written, digital and visual communications, etc.), managing internal communications campaigns, publications, employee announcements, and sector intranet management.

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Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university and 10 years of communications experience or a Master's degree and 8 years of communications experience

  • 4-6 years of experience in internal and employee communications

  • Previous experience leading a team of communications professionals

  • Project management experience

  • The ability to obtain and maintain a DoD secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Journalism, Marketing or Communications

  • Experience with public relations,corporate communications,branding, marketing services or advertising

  • Proven success with executive level communications support

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.