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Job #: R-00024608
Location: Bethesda, MD
Category: Business Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Corporate

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Job Description:

Business Development Operations Lead - Government Health and Safety Solutions (GHSS)

Leidos is seeking a Business Development Operations Lead to support the business development and capture activities of the Leidos GHSS portfolio by building upon existing GHSS client relationships.  This position location is in Bethesda, MD area, with local and extended travel expected up to 10% of the time.  The position is focused on supporting opportunities within GHSS programs, continuing to build the Leidos reputation, executing the BD process, helping maintain a high win probability, and growing business within the GHSS domain.


  • Support the Business Development Vice President by providing operation-level data in support of corporate data calls that involve financial, marketing and business development metrics.
  • Responsible for the health of the Government Health and Safety Solutions pipeline in WinIT and for the data accuracy on priority opportunities that includes understanding global market trends and measuring those results against current pipeline targets/timing.
  • Work regularly with BD leads and staff supporting the operations to develop strong understanding of opportunities in the pipeline and ensuring that data is realistic, valid and attainable.
  • Be a resource for the BD team to assist in CRM maintenance and supporting data calls so that the business developers can spend more time customer-facing and less time on internal requirements
  • Supports development of Operation’s corporate BD Reporting including weekly and period close metrics
  • Supports preparation efforts for the Annual Operation Plan (AOP) that includes analysis on business development metrics, outreach to key leadership and ultimately decisions on business area trending.
  • Supports preparation efforts for Quarterly Forecast efforts that include analysis on business development metrics, outreach to key leadership and ultimately decisions on business area trending.
  • Supports marketing events that includes collaboration with critical decision makers, engaging industry contacts and developing executive level packages for execution.
  • Support and master the overall Capture & Proposal process
  • Manage operations’ metrics in corporate systems, ensuring data accuracy
  • Support month end activities involving departmental reporting and executive presentations
  • Financial acumen and manages financial processes for team
  • Tracks and distributes business trends/competitive intelligence analysis
  • Discover/share BD lessons learned and best practices
  • Discover efficiencies & automation for processes/functionality
  • Responsible for win plan progress for top opportunities


  • Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education and 3+ years of professional experience; or 1 year of professional experience with a related Masters degree.
  • Success in this role requires someone with business experience and a desire to learn!


  • Familiarity with business development rhythms and metrics. Desire to grow into business development/capture professional.

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

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Job Family:

Business Development


Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit

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