Kratos Technology & Training Solutions Marketing Communications Writer in Alexandria, Virginia

Job Description:

Kratos is seeking a proven writer and story teller with at least three years experience in marketing communications or journalism. Core responsibilities will include uncovering and writing case studies, magazine articles and stories about how customers use our products and services, as well as hot button issues of interest to our global customers in the telecommunications, satellite and space industries. In addition, you will support our marketing team in developing content for product brochures and other marketing materials, presentations, press releases, web sites, emails, social media, newsletters and more.

Familiarity and experience with high tech markets and products is strongly desired, but most important is the ability to identify and tell compelling stories that readers care about. You will support the marketing of a variety of technology product and service solutions by helping to pinpoint and express the value proposition behind them.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are a must, including the ability to work closely with executives, customers and business development teams to create powerful programs. Must be able to work effectively with product managers, graphic designers and outside vendors.

Experience and Skills:

BA/BS and minimum of three years of experience in marketing, journalism or other communications fields is required.

Key skills include the ability to write well, quickly, and on multiple simultaneous projects. Good research, interviewing and editing skills are essential, as well as thorough attention to detail.

Please attach a cover letter, resume, salary requirements and two writing samples with your application.

We offer a hard-charging but informal environment where creativity and excellence are valued. Competitive salary and benefits in a rapidly growing high tech and government services company. This position is based in our Alexandria, Virginia office supporting the Technology & Training Solutions Division. Local candidates only please.

Job Tracking ID: KTTS-16-069

Location: Alexandria, VA

Job Type: Full-Time/Regular

Date Updated: September 15, 2016

Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)

Number of Openings: 1

Years of Experience: At least 3 Years

Level of Education: BA/BS

Starting Date: ASAP