Strategic Communications Consultant

# of Openings
Program/Project Management
Minimum Clearance Requirement



 Are you a talented Strategic Communications Consultant ready to break through barriers and help our clients solve their most complex business challenges? 


What You Will Be Doing

A great opportunity exists to manage strategic communications surrounding a major service model structure change for a key Suntiva client. Supporting our customer, a fast moving team of change agents that operate across the Department of Defense, you will:

  • Develop and execute communication strategies and plans with a focus on promoting the client's work and value to the mission
  • Manage communication product development, including newsletters, fact sheets, web sites, social media and brochures for information campaigns and events for stakeholders
  • Plan and execute a variety of events from small to large in scale 
  • Develop briefings, presentations, and other communication tools to support internal and external program audiences
  • Implement Strategic Communications efforts through the full project lifecycle including stakeholder analysis, messaging development, communications planning, implementation and evaluation. 
  • Contribute to the growth and development of Suntiva’s business by developing and delivering client presentations, writing SOW’s and proposals, and enabling the growth of key accounts by delivering high-impact results and building strong relationships

What's In It For You

When joining Suntiva, you can expect:

  • The opportunity to address client challenges that matter and have fun in the process.
  • A values-driven culture. Our corporate values include: Embody great minds and great hearts, Assume good intentions, Foster collaboration and teamwork, Hold ourselves accountable for results, and Do the right thing all the time!
  • A team-oriented environment with some of the smartest colleagues you’ll ever work with.
  • Growth and development opportunities.

Suntiva provides all the elements of a great place to work with career opportunities in an environment that demands and rewards your best every day. We know that our employees are our most valuable asset. Here are few highlights of our comprehensive and highly competitive total compensation package:

  • Holidays and Personal Leave: Suntiva’s Personal Leave policy is among the best in the DC area. We combine vacation and sick days into a single plan. New full-time employees earn over four weeks per year of personal leave and 10 holidays per year. Part-time employees are also eligible to earn personal leave based on number of hours worked per pay period.
  • Tuition, Training and Professional Development: Reimbursement is available for work-related certifications, training, conferences, and/or college level credits at an accredited undergraduate or post-graduate institution. We also provide up to 40 hours of paid professional development time provided for training, conferences and certifications.
  • Insurance: Suntiva offers medical, dental and vision insurance to all full-time employees, and to regular, part time employees working a minimum of 30 hours per week. Employees are offered a choice of two different medical plans; two dental plans; and a vision plan. Suntiva additionally offers short and long term disability insurance to full-time employees.
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan: Suntiva offers you a 401(k) retirement plan, including both traditional and Roth 401(k) options and a company match subject to a vesting schedule. The 401(k) matching program will match 100% of the first 1% of employee salary deferrals plus 50% of the next 5% of deferrals.

What You Need For This Position

  • Active Secret Security Clearance;
  • A Bachelors degree in Communications or a relevant field;
  • ten years of broad strategic communications experience in a large and complex organization
  • Ability to effectively apply advanced organizational change management concepts and lead change-related management activities;
  • Deep understanding of information technology;
  • Ability to analyze information, develop insights and recommendations that support change management, and furthers communications and organizational development;
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and varied client organization;
  • Experience with communications planning and implementation, branding and identity, public and media relations, stakeholder relationship management, outreach, leadership messaging, employee engagement, change management, and event management;
  • Strong facilitation and communication skills and the ability to build trusted relationships with senior level government leaders;
  • Strong communications expertise, including experience designing and delivering strategic and operational communication programs and processes that are focused on a diverse stakeholder populations;
  • Experience with Defense government clients with the ability to identify, understand, react to and provide creative solutions to challenges within that environment;
  • Experience leading projects and teams including the development of project goals and objective, plans, timelines, and providing quality assurance of deliverables;
  • Ability to manage several different tasks at one time in fast paced environment.

Who We Are

Suntiva is a business transformation and technology company located in Falls Church, VA, serving Federal Government agencies.  We enable our clients to improve performance through people, process, and technology in significant, measurable, and sustainable ways.  We provide mission critical information technology, digital transformation, organizational performance, human capital, and acquisition lifecycle solutions—with great minds and great hearts. 


Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status

Job: Strategic Communications
Primary Location: United States- Washington DC

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC 

Job Segments: Consulting, Communications,


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