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Business Development Manager -Space Vehicles OU Lead (Dulles, VA and Gilbert, AZ)


RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available


TRAVEL: Yes, 25% of the Time


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Northrop Grumman Strategic Space Systems Division (SSSD) is seeking a Business Development Manager 3. This position will be located in Dulles, VA or Gilbert, AZ and report to the Advanced Programs and Business Development Business Unit (BU) Director, leading business development activity and supporting the Space Vehicles OU in NSS. The Business Development Manager will work with a campaign team of capture professionals, business development professionals and industry partners, supporting activities to realize long range strategy plan commitments.

**Roles and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:**

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ 10 years combined experience with a BA degree or 8 years’ experience with a master’s degree

+ Specific experience with Space missions, satellite buses, payloads and total systems

+ Experience closing deals $50M or higher

+ Demonstrated ability to identify and qualify new business opportunities with new customer groups both domestic and international customers

+ Demonstrated customer intimacy/knowledge, and or demonstrated experience working with customer groups

+ Familiarity with a business acquisition process - identification, qualification, pursuit, and bidding opportunities with both US Government customers (FAR based acquisitions, and other OTA related acquisitions), and other customers to expand the product lines.

+ Demonstrated ability to shape requirements, write white papers, customer talking points, represent company at trade shows/conferences

+ Demonstrated ability to build and grow business development and capture management resources to grow the business.

+ Current TS/SCI clearance

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Experience with closing deals >$200M

+ Experience with requirements/architecture development, mission planning, program management, procurement/ acquisitions.

Salary Range: $13,000.00 - $194,000.00Salary Range 2: $155,000.00 - $230,000.00

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

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