Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile
products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has
opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space
exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting
multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a
culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining
Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and
protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the
future. Explore your future and launch your career today.
The Communications function at Northrop Grumman's historic Space
Park campus in Redondo Beach, CA is looking for experienced
Marketing & Communications experts who love finding creative ways
to engage, inform and influence audiences via content-driven,
omni-channel communications campaigns.
If your skillset includes strong creative and storytelling
abilities, superior organizational, project management and time
management skills, a borderline-fanatical attention to detail while
keeping the big picture in mind, and the ability to think and work
quickly without sacrificing work quality, you might be our ideal
If you have experience using all those skills while working with
senior-level executives in the aerospace & defense industry, you've
already earned extra credit points.
**More about you:**
+ You're a seasoned corporate communications, marketing or PR
professional who can identify a great story and tell it via
multiple traditional and digital mediums.
+ You've served as a strategic communications advisor to
senior-level leaders, and you understand the demands that come with
that level of engagement.
+ You love brainstorming, and can pitch outside-the-box tactics
better than anyone you know...
+ ...but you're just as good at using traditional communications
tactics to accomplish the goals your internal customers set.
+ You understand how to create short- and long-term
communications campaign plans that are content-driven, targeted and
+ You're creative, tech-savvy, and fascinated by the latest
communications tools and technologies.
+ You're familiar with -- and comfortable creating campaign
plans that use -- all modern communications channels, both
traditional and non-traditional.
+ You're experienced with digital and social media, and you have
a deep understanding of how to communicate via digital
+ You have excellent writing and presentation skills, and you're
passionate about telling compelling stories with words, photos,
videos, podcasts and graphics.
+ You live by prioritization and organization.
+ You're positive, poised and approachable, able to work
independently and in partnership with senior executives/employees,
and confident in offering communications counsel to business
+ You thrive in fast-paced, action-oriented environments and are
able to juggle multiple projects simultaneously, reprioritize
quickly and meet deadlines.
+ You have a demonstrated understanding of communications and
global topics, priorities and trends.
+ You're a little bit (or a lot bit) of a nerd, and you love all
things related to space exploration and science.
+ Bachelor's degree and at least 6 years of marketing,
communications, and PR experience, or a master's degree and 4 years
of marketing, communications, and PR experience. May consider an
additional 4 years of experience in lieu of the degree
+ Ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance
+ Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, SharePoint and
+ Experience with Associated Press style
+ Outstanding writing skills
+ Top-notch presentation and speaking skills
+ Excellent time management skills
+ Highly organized and detail-oriented
+ Ability to work independently while managing multiple
+ Intellectual curiosity and a willingness to learn about
complex, highly technical topics
+ Must be a U.S. Citizen
+ Must be able to obtain and maintain a government security
+ Domestic and international travel may be required
+ An active DoD Top Secret clearance
+ Experience with audience analysis, segmentation and
+ Experience with content performance measurement and
Our team is responsible for all internal and external
communications activities supporting the Strategic Space Systems
division of Northrop Grumman's Space Systems business,
Employee & Site Communications
Public Relations & Media Engagement
Marketing, Advertising & Branding
Editorial & Content Production
Proposal Design & Content
Animation, Videography, Photography & Graphic Design
Events, Trade Shows & Presentation Facilities
The "Space in Motion" On-Site Museum
We're more concerned with the quality and timeliness of your
work than where you do it, so we're fine with remote work on a
regular basis. But you'll also need to be on site when necessary,
so all candidates must reside in the area. Relocation assistance is
available for ideal candidates willing to give the SoCal lifestyle
If you read all of the above and think this would be an awesome
opportunity, apply and consider joining our team!
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.
**Job Category** : Communications