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ManTech Senior Communications Specialist in Chantilly, Virginia

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Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Become an integral part of a diverse team while working at an Industry Leading Organization, where our employees come first. At ManTech International Corporation, you’ll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

ManTech is seeking a Strategic Communications Specialist to join our team. ManTech provides specialized communications, analysis, engineering, design, and operations support to a variety of Intelligence Community (IC) and Department of Defense (DoD) customers. We support development of next generation and generation after next national security systems based on land, at sea, in air, and in space.

The Strategic Communications Specialist will provide technical briefings, presentations, technical program description booklets, annual reports, compendiums, point papers, Director’s notes, announcements, technical displays and communication strategies for an IC research and development (R&D) customer, The customer is developing next generation hardware, software, and architectural solutions for the IC.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Develop technical documents and briefings on a wide variety of advanced programs; audiences include congressional members and their staff, senior IC and DoD representatives, and leaders of other government agencies.

  • Provide physical technology demonstrations for the above visitors, as required

  • Administer biannual Program Status Reviews (PSRs); efforts include soliciting topics, administer dry runs, assist with actual PSR, and maintain and respond to actions items from Corporate Secretariat

  • Conduct interviews and write news articles on employees and technology development

  • Serve as customer’s technical outreach and coordinate with the Office of Congressional and Public Affairs as required, to publicize news and events

  • Assist with documents, briefings, and other materials for annual Technology Forum, the customer’s industry R&D outreach program

  • Prepare technical R&D content for Annual Report

  • Edit and compile the Compendium

  • Develop content and write script for occasional video recordings

  • Assist with logistics and other requirements for government agencies briefing the customer

  • Represent the customer on the Communicators’ Forum


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, science, or related discipline; Masters in science, engineering, or business a plus

  • 10+ years related work experience, with 5+ years of communications experience

  • Demonstrated communications skills; building briefings, technical writing, requirements, program documentation

  • Knowledge of USG program management, technology, science, engineering, and documentation

  • Strong interpersonal skills with effective verbal and written communications skills

  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team

  • Strong working knowledge of MS Office applications

Security Clearance Requirement:

  • Active/current TS/SCI with Polygraph is required

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to be in a stationary position more than 50% of the time.

  • Must be able to communicate, converse, and exchange information with peers and senior personnel

  • Must be able to constantly operate a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a computer


For all positions requiring access to technology/software source code that is subject to export control laws, employment with the company is contingent on either verifying U.S.-person status or obtaining any necessary license. The applicant will be required to answer certain questions for export control purposes, and that information will be reviewed by compliance personnel to ensure compliance with federal law. ManTech may choose not to apply for a license for such individuals whose access to export-controlled technology or software source code may require authorization and may decline to proceed with an applicant on that basis alone.

ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with ManTech through its online applicant system, please contact ManTech's Corporate EEO Department at (703) 218-6000. ManTech is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer - minorities, females, disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. ManTech's utilization of any external recruitment or job placement agency is predicated upon its full compliance with our equal opportunity/affirmative action policies. ManTech does not accept resumes from unsolicited recruiting firms. We pay no fees for unsolicited services.

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