Change Management Communications Manager for USPTO

Spire Communications is a woman-owned, boutique public relations, marketing, and communications agency in Northern Virginia. We’re seeking a full-time communication and change management generalist to join our team. A minimum of 7 years’ experience is required to apply.

In this position, you will work closely with the change management lead for one of Spire’s federal government clients, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, supporting the chief data officer. This role is a terrific opportunity for a communication professional passionate about supporting organizational transformation, process improvement, and performance measurement.

The position is hybrid, with occasional onsite work at the client site in Alexandria, VA. We will consider remote candidates only if they can support regular morning meetings on the East Coast as early as 8:00 am ET.

What You’ll Do

  • Create organizational design products and transformation roadmaps
  • Develop communications, training, and change management plans
  • Create training best practices and quick-win opportunities
  • Use various channels to build awareness of enterprise transformation efforts

What You’ll Bring to Spire

  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to drive large-scale change, including the creation and execution of communication plans for process improvements
  • Deep focus on follow-through, accountability, and results
  • Exceptional cross-team collaboration skills

What We Offer

  • Medical (CareFirst BCBS) and Dental (United Healthcare) plans paid at 100%
  • Monthly $50 “wellness” stipend for gym memberships, spa services, etc.
  • Life and disability insurance (short and long-term)
  • Generous PTO and federal holidays
  • Flexible home/office environment
  • Home office expense reimbursement
  • 401(k) plan with automatic 3% of salary employer contribution
  • Employee referral bonuses
  • Annual stipend for employee and/or job-related training

If you meet the qualifications above, please submit your resume for consideration to:

Spire Communications is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, disability, veterans’ status, sexual orientation, or any other protected factor.

All candidates will need to meet the requirements set forth in Executive Order 14042 and the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force Guidance requiring all covered contractor personnel to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

How to Apply:

Submit your resume for consideration to: