Mgr Business Development 2

The Missile Defense and Protective Systems Division within the Mission Systems Sector is seeking a Manager of Business Development to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals to support the Strategic Systems C2 Operating Unit.

The business development manager will be responsible for the growth of the operating unit's pipeline and will promote collaboration across the organization in order to achieve synergies and profitable growth. The successful applicant for this position will have responsibility for key domestic and international business development efforts across all phases of the business acquisition process and must be sufficiently self-motivated to create new business in support of the division's strategic objectives. Technical and customer knowledge in the DOD Air C2, mission and weapons planning and Strategic C2 domains is a plus. The manager will develop and execute growth strategies, identify new business opportunities, establish pursuit priorities and develop successful capture plans. The successful applicant will also have the ability to apply entrepreneurial approaches to expand air and strategic C2 systems markets.

This position will based primarily in Bellevue, NE; however, can also be located in Northern VA/DC, Huntsville, AL or Redondo Beach, CA.
Basic Qualifications :

  • Bachelor's degree
  • At least 6 years hands-on experience in Business Development, Strategic Capture, or Program Management
  • A proven track record of sustained business growth with large government programs across a broad range of customers and contract vehicles
  • At least 10 years of Defense experience and strong customer domain knowledge
  • Knowledge of the Department of Defense acquisition process, export, and policy governing sales of defense equipment internationally
  • Thorough knowledge of government procurement and business development process (identification, qualification, capture and bid activities).
  • Proven ability to develop and implement creative strategies to win bids
  • Ability to select and resource priority captures to drive awards growth at or above market growth
  • A programmatic and technical understanding of command and control systems
  • Excellent written and oral presentation skills including the ability to generate written material to communicate to customers at all levels, including senior executives
  • Experience leading teams and managing budgets
  • Current DoD Secret security clearance and ability to obtain a Top Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications :
  • Master's degree
  • Prior capture management experience
  • Prior military experience is a plus
  • Experience with Workbench
  • Active TS/SCI clearance


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.${descr2}${descr3}


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