Director, Legislative Affairs

18 Sep, 2019

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Director, Legislative Affairs

Lockheed Martin
Arlington, VA

Description:Seeking a talent individual to join our Legislative Affairs team. The Director position will support our Space, Missile Defense, Strategic, Intelligence, Cybersecurity, & Technology mission areas.

Position is responsible for providing legislative support and coordinating congressional interactions for Space (civil and military), Missile Defense, Strategic, Intelligence (national and tactical), Cybersecurity, and Technology programs. The selected candidate will:

-Establish and maintain relationships with cognizant congressional committees and their professional staff members, and with constituent congressional offices and personal staffs.

-Provide advice and counsel to senior leadership on congressional issues.

-Coordinate visits by congressional Members and staff to company facilities.

-Establish and maintain liaison with relevant Executive Branch agency legislative affairs offices.

-Cultivate a strong working relationship with company level business development, government relations, and communications personnel.
Basic Qualifications:
Extensive experience on Capitol Hill as a senior staff member or experience in legislative affairs either for the Executive Branch or in a similar defense industry position.

Substantial knowledge of all or most subject areas listed above.

Top Secret Clearance
Desired Skills:
Top Secret / SCI Clearance and experience with Congressional and relevant Executive Branch communities.

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.Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

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.

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Job posted: 2019-09-18