Comms Lead/Technical Sales (Remote) #2839


  • Information Technology
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GovCIO is a team of transformers–people who are passionate about transforming government I.T. We believe in making a difference by developing digital strategies and delivering the technology-related innovation that improves governmental operations each day.

But we can’t do it alone. We welcome and nurture an inclusive and diversified work culture. Because different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives make us better decision-makers, problem solvers, and creators. We’re changing the face of I.T. – from our diverse staff to the end-products we develop. And we’re excited to expand our team. Are you ready to be a transformer?


Job Overview


GovCIO is seeking a transformational results-driven Operations Leader focused on marketing our services, building a pipeline and intake of new connecting partners while serving as a trusted advisor to Veterans Affairs Platform One (VAPO) Office of Information Technology (OI&T) leaders and key stakeholders with a focus on business outcomes. VAPO is an enterprise-class hosting service that containerizes applications, allowing developers to provision environments as needed using infrastructure-as-code (IAC). You will provide strategy and planning for integrated marketing plans and execute campaigns and events that support major technology initiatives and deliver amazing end-user experiences. With a goal of maximizing productivity and making good on technology investments, the team creatively employs consumer-facing experience delivery strategies to drive adoption for internal technology deployments. They are striving to leverage marketing and learning to deliver a considered, understandable, and engaging approach for the end-user.


The role will be responsible for developing best-in-class marketing executed across technology programs and product lines.




  • Provide strategic marketing counsel
  • Develop omni-channel communications plans with quantifiable impact rooted in business and attendee objectives, audience insights, and a deep understanding of content
  • Establishing the technical needs of the potential stakeholder and suggesting appropriate benefit
  • Keeping potential stakeholder informed about new technological benefits of the product
  • Develop and set priorities, uncover opportunities, and craft marketing investment strategies for developing a pipeline  for partner intake
  • Advise and develop comprehensive guidance for consistent, successful growth  strategies to Technology Program Leaders
  • Identify benchmarks and set data-driven goals for measurement of  intake  and technology adoption
  • Leverage data to make strategic insights into how we take a measured approach in delivering exceptional user experiences
  • Partner across teams, the business, and product owners to develop effective deployment plans to increase awareness and adoption of technology solutions
  • Attend ongoing program management and product status meetings, as needed
  • Leverage strong technical knowledge and analytical skills to evaluate opportunities or assist in making key strategic decisions. Develop recommendations and approaches for strategic and operational improvements
  • Lead research and analytics efforts for the platform to support objectives
  • Develop executive-level communications and presentations to display and communicate strategic and operational updates
  • Develop leadership-level presentations from initial storyboarding to logical structuring to presentation and delivery
  • Superior grammar and usage skills that translate into powerful writing and keen editing ability




Required Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Systems, Business, or related scientific /technical discipline
  • A minimum of 8 years’ experience as a marketing strategist/leader or communications specialist
  • 4 years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education
  • Experienced in Veterans Affairs OI&T is critical, need to know the audience; possess strong VA experience; technical knowledge and a comprehensive understanding of how the products work
  • Need to be a storyteller, able to instantly connect with people.
  • Exceptional skills in selling product and closing intake; needs to be a great salesperson
  • Initiative-taker who can work in a fluid environment, bring a sense of urgency, and is adaptable to various competing demands
  • Well-developed critical thinking skills with a passion for accuracy and detail
  • Experience in aligning application development with business needs
  • Exceptional analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Deep experience managing creative and vendor resources
  • High proficiency with SharePoint, MS Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • 10+ years of marketing or agency experience (Internal or external)
  • Demonstrated experience leading teams and activities
  • Ability to execute complex initiatives across a highly matrixed environment, with strategic focus on business growth and integration
  • Exceptional negotiation and critical thinking skills; flexibility and adaptability
  • Proven ability to collaborate, communicate, and seamlessly lead local and remote teams
  • A strategic planner with the ability to understand institutional needs and think creatively while following established guidelines



COVID Policy: New employees will be required to adhere to the Company’s and its clients’ COVID-19 safety procedures. In the event that the COVID-19 vaccination mandate for Federal Contractors is enforced, you must become fully vaccinated or request and be approved for an exemption. Employees working onsite at a client location must comply with our client’s COVID-19 requirements.

GovCIO is a team of professionals who want to make a difference. And that can only happen with a diverse, happy, and cared-for team. So, we prioritize your well-being, equity for all and look for ways to make work a better place for each of us every day.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religious affiliation, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability status.

Compensation Range (In compliance with Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act for remote or positions located in CO)


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