Description Boeing Autonomous Systems Group is seeking a Communications Specialist to support the Autonomous Systems (AS) division with emphasis on AS\u2019 Autonomous Maritime & Mission Systems (AM&MS) business. AM&MS provides technical solutions to maritime navigation; intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR); anti-submarine warfare (ASW) and proprietary programs. The main three locations are Huntington Beach, Ca. (HQ), Herndon and Fairfax, Va. As part of this team, you will serve as the primary program communicator for Boeing\u2019s unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) programs and will develop and implement related communications strategies and tactics. You will also support division, market and enterprise-related communications activities as they align with business and functional needs. Responsibilities: Represent the business and serve as the primary contact on key AM&MS programs or projects Develop and implement strategic communications plans that support business and division goals and objectives Prepare executives and program managers for public speaking and media engagements Collaborate with brand and market positioning teams to promote AS products and capabilities Provide trade show and executive communications support Establish relationships with reporters, public affairs officers, and business and program leaders Act as communications interface with industry partners where applicable Support a geographically dispersed communications team; cross-functional collaboration Create and develop all manner of collateral and outreach material including but not limited to internal and external news stories, videos, web content, posters, leadership messages, infographics, and social media. The ideal candidate must have strong written and verbal communications skills, a familiarity with Associated Press style guidelines and be able to travel to our other US locations approximately 25% of the time. \u00a0Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world. Qualifications Basic Qualifications (Required): Bachelor's and typically 6 or more years' related work experience, a Master's degree and typically 4 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. 3 or more years of experience creating and implementing communications plans, strategies, and tactics Media relations experience Executive and employee communications experience 2 or more years of experience producing, writing and editing multiple communications deliverables such as news releases, statements, RTQs, feature stories, speeches, videos, social media, etc 3 or more years of experience in a role that required strong writing and editing skills Experience supporting senior leaders and subject matter experts Promoting stories to news media and interacting with media in support of business activities Able to travel approximately 25% Preferred Qualifications: A degree in communications, public relations or related field Aerospace & defense industry experience The ability to learn and utilize relevant communications tools and processes Typical Education\/Experience: Bachelor's and typically 6 or more years' related work experience, a Master's degree and typically 4 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Security Clearance: None
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Boeing is the world's leading aerospace company and the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft combined. Additionally, Boeing designs and manufactures rotorcraft, electronic and defense systems, missiles, satellites, launch vehicles and advanced information and communication systems. As a major service provider to NASA, Boeing is the prime contractor for the International Space Station. The company also provides numerous military and commercial airline support services. Boeing provides products and support services to customers in 150 countries and is one of the largest U.S. exporters in terms of sales.