Assisted NC businesses in winning 3,470 contracts minimum value of $13.28 billion


Name of Position:                               
Strategic Industry Professional, Aerospace (SIP, Aerospace)
Applications Accepted Through:         
Open Until Filled
Effective Date of Employment (or Contract): 
Negotiable, NLT 1 MAR Preferred
Length of Employment or Contract:                       

Location of Position:
Community College closest to residence of successful candidate
Salary Range:                                     
Commensurate with education and experience
*This is a part-time, advisory position (up to 24 hours per week).  The employment relationship is negotiable, i.e., the selected candidate may either become an employee of the NCMBC’s staffing firm, or be the owner/employee of a company contracted to provide staff to the NCMBC. 
Minimum Requirements:
A combination of education or experience equivalent to four years in aerospace technologies, government procurement, research and business.  Must have a working knowledge of and passionate interest in aerospace technologies, research, and government/military requirements for aerospace products and/or services.  A Bachelor’s degree or higher in STEM and/or equivalent work experience in aerospace technology and/or military requirements-generation for aerospace products and services is required.  A working knowledge of government acquisition and/or military requirements-generation processes is strongly preferred.  Excellent organizational, writing, communications, and social skills, and proficiency with word processing, spreadsheet, database and internet research techniques are required. 

Position Duties:
The Strategic Industry Professional, Aerospace (SIP, Aerospace) is a member of the NCMBC Strategic Industry Professional team and provides strategic advice and direction to the NCMBC Business Development, Headquarters and Defense Technology Transition Office (DEFTECH) teams regarding the federal/military infrastructure and marketplace for aerospace products and services.  Qualified candidates will demonstrate evidence of a career that includes: being a self-starter; the ability to work with broad guidance, to take initiative and to look for and make the right things happen; flexibility, open-mindedness, fairness and the ability to see multiple perspectives; and a willingness to take risks and accept responsibility for professional and personal growth.   

Specifically, the SIP, Aerospace will:

  • assist the NCBMC aerospace industry team in developing and maintaining an NCMBC strategic work plan for the federal/military aerospace marketplace
  • establish effective liaison for the NCMBC with federal/military agencies and commands that acquire aerospace products and services
  • establish effective liaison for the NCMBC with federal/military aerospace prime and first-tier subcontractors
  • establish effective liaison with, and advise BDPs on aerospace-related supply chain and research and development capacity in North Carolina
  • work with the NCMBC Business Development Professionals (BDPs) for the aerospace industry to identify future federal/military requirements for aerospace products and services
  • advise BDPs on the viability of future and current federal/military aerospace prime and subcontract opportunities, and assist with distribution of viable opportunities to qualified businesses
  • assist the Headquarters and BDPs to organize, communicate and execute federal/military aerospace industry events hosted by the NCMBC
  • perform other duties as assigned by the NCMBC Executive Director

Institution:   The NCMBC is a statewide, business development component of the North Carolina Community College System, headquartered at Fayetteville Technical Community College, an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

Applications:   Submit a resume, cover letter and any supporting materials by email to  Applications will be screened, and the most qualified applicants interviewed.  When the position is filled, all applicants will be notified and the position posting will be removed from the NCMBC website. 


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