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Enjoy leading a team? Have hands-on experience with proposals?
Perform as a Graphic Artist Associate Manager for Denver by leading a team of proposal professionals, specifically graphic artists. As a member of the Proposal Operations team (East Coast, Central, and West Coast locations), you and your team will support Lockheed Martin Space in their pursuits such as:
The next mission to MARS
Next generation Global Positioning Satellites
New satellites performing in new, innovative ways
Advanced development concepts and technologies
This leader is responsible for hiring, retaining, assessing, mentoring, and guiding Central (Denver, Colorado and Huntsville, Alabama) employees both in their proposal publication roles, and their career and skill developmental plans. Your goal is to guide the team while they support proposals and programs to meet Space growth needs, particularly Denver activities.
The Graphic Artist Associate Manager for Denver collaborates with leaders on the East Coast and the West Coast to field, assess, and meet business development and line of business proposal and program support requests with personnel assignments. Communication continues to optimize that support over the life of the engagement.
Depending upon workload, the successful candidate fields graphic arts assignments themselves to keep their proposal experience current and provide first-hand experience with proposal process and infrastructure. Proposal processes and infrastructure are monitored, refined, or upgraded as needed.
The successful candidate has a demonstrated ability to:
Manage and coach graphic arts professionals to hone their skills and optimize their interaction within proposal team activities.
Communicate well with employees at multiple organizational levels; written, verbal, and some presentation skills needed.
Interact constructively and effectively with differing levels of leadership and staff.
Support the swift formation of a proposal-capable team, including integration of line of business, business development, capture, and proposal personnel.
Engage constructively in proposal process tailoring discussions with stakeholders.
Keep current on new, innovative proposal processes, tools, or infrastructure. Efficiently and effectively communicate and implement approved changes.
Navigate difficult situations and conversations to a productive outcome.
Monitor employee's progress against proposal goals to ensure adequate support is being provided both to the employee and the proposal team.
Understand employee's capabilities and match them to assignments.
Must be able to obtain TS/SCI clearance. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet and maintain eligibility requirements for access to classified information. US citizenship required.
Demonstrated ability to lead and manage diverse teams.
Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to network effectively.
Demonstrated ability to make effective decisions, build consensus, and sustain team energy and commitment.
Demonstrated skill and experience with proposal graphic arts activities.
Substantial experience in Microsoft Office skills, especially PowerPoint and Adobe Creative Suite.
Demonstrate Full Spectrum Leadership Behaviors.
Must be able to travel as required as this position may require travel.
Ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance (US Citizenship required).
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
Current TS/SCI clearance
Knowledge of Commercial and International acquisition processes.
3 years of experience in leading proposal or project teams.
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin's vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers' toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we're engineering a better tomorrow.
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Job Location(s): Littleton Colorado
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Publications and Graphic Arts
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Work Schedule :
9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2
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