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Business Development Manager 3

Requisition ID: R10066727

  • Category IconCategory: Business Development
  • Location IconLocation: Clearfield, Utah, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: Yes- May Consider Full Time Teleworking for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 50% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems is seeking a Business Development Manager 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals on Aerospace Structure Business Unit leadership team in our Air Dominance Division in Clearfield, Utah.

The common thread amongst these businesses is the application of composites to deliver structures that exceed our customer expectations. Whether it's the skeletal structure of the Airbus A350XWB or Rolls Royce rear fan cases, the wings skins of the F-35 Lightning II, or the flight proven composite fairings for the Atlas and Delta IV launch vehicles, Northrop Grumman's commitment remains the same - deliver affordable, high quality composite structures on-time, every time.

Aerostructures provides composite structures and services in the Commercial, Missiles & Launch and Military markets.  With over 2 million square feet of manufacturing space and over 1800 employees, the Aerospace Structures Business Unit (ASBU) team is recognized as a world leader in composite structures.  The primary focuses of this job will be to develop top end growth for the Launch and Missiles portfolio within the External Military and Launch Market Segment of our business.  You will work directly with the Senior Director of Business Development for ASBU and the Senior Director of ASBU’s External Military market segment to develop strategic and customer engagement plans to provide top line growth for the Launch and Missiles portfolio within the business unit. 

You will then become the tip of the spear in implementing that strategy. We are looking for someone with a proven record of success in bringing in new business.  The ability to professionally interact with a variety of people up and down the value stream is important while being able to think strategically in developing strategic capture planning.  You will be required to learn the Business Capture Process, be responsible for the Opportunity Analysis, the Pursuit Strategy, support of the Proposal teams and ultimately you will be measured by capturing new business.  As part of this responsibility, you will also lead a Commercial Business Strategy Team (BST) to integrate and coordinate the efforts of all functions involved in the identification, targeting and capture of new military business.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 9+ years’ experience in the Missiles and Launch market, Business Development or closely related field or a Master’s degree with 7+ years’ experience
  • Candidates must have experience working with industry consultants and leading and directing marketing representatives located domestically and abroad.
  • Candidates must have knowledge and demonstrated track record in identifying and developing Launch and Missiles markets, new business wins, and new business growth within Aerospace Structures markets, and most importantly advance composites structures knowledge
  • Must be able to obtain a Security Clearance
  • Must be able/willing to travel up to 50%
  • Must be able to travel Internationally under current COVID restrictions and beyond (e.g. must be able to obtain a passport and VISA if required; must have appropriate vaccinations to enter and conduct business Internationally without excessive quarantine)

Preferred Qualifications

  • BS degree. MS/MBA is desirable. 
  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in Business Development/Marketing or related roles. 
  • Candidates must have demonstrated professional management experience and skills.
  • Results oriented, winner mentality.
  • Demonstrated experience in effective and successful negotiations.
  • Salesforce knowledge and execution

Salary Range: $134,200 USD - $210,400 USD

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.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.



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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.


Did you know?

Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.