Position Description

Business Development Manager
Location Washington, DC
Employment duration Full time
Security Clearance No Clearance Level Required
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OnPoint, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sapient Government Services, is a vibrant, energetic, and growing ISO-certified technology and management consulting partner that provides critical thinking, strategic analysis, and thought leadership in a collaborative environment in an enduring effort to improve performance, lower costs, and achieve results for clients. We are guided by our principles: Clarity. Action. Results—for each client engagement we work to gain clarity, move into action, and achieve results. OnPoint specializes in delivering solutions in Information Assurance, Network Operations, Project Management and Systems Development.


We have an opportunity for a Business Development Manager to join our talented professional services team.  The successful candidate will be responsible for providing expertise in the full life-cycle management of opportunities within the Department of Defense and Intelligence Community. Overall responsibilities include the management, teaming, and cost/price solution approaches, as well as reporting to executive management on current capture status.  This position is responsible for planning and managing the opportunity in its entirety, although many of the tasks may be performed by other members of the team.  The ideal candidate has prior experience managing all aspects of capture in a federal sales life cycle environment, including lead and opportunity development, teaming strategies and negotiations, proposal planning, price to win assessment, and budget and operational management, and has a demonstrated record of success leading teams in capturing target programs.  Overall, we seek an experienced individual with the professional and personal skills, and the energy and vision to lead teams to capture and win new work.

Essential Functions

  • Drives the opportunity from capture decision to contract award
  • Directs the preparation, approval, and execution of the capture plan, and the capture schedule 
  • Leads, motivates, and energizes internal/external team members to produce a winning solution
  • Ensures appropriate resources are assigned to address all client requirements
  • Works closely with the various functional departments (i.e. Contracts, Pricing, Finance, HR, etc.) to assure an integrated approach
  • Ensures compliance with company policies and procedures and other practices set forth by upper management
  • Excellent verbal and personal presentation skills with the ability to persuasively present and represent OnPoint Consulting business capabilities
  • Ability to work extended hours as business conditions warrant
  • Identifies capture team and assigns capture responsibilities


  • A BA/BS degree in the related field 
  • A minimum of eight years’ professional experience with at least six years of Federal contracting experience
  • Minimum of Secret Security Clearance
  • Strong familiarity of the Shipley process
  • Demonstrated technical aptitude, superior presentation & communication skills
  • Demonstrable ability to problem-solve and think analytically
  • Strong interpersonal skills as well as written skills
  • Strong channel partner contacts
  • DoD/Intelligence Community experience/familiarity is preferred

Work Environment

Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
Monday-Friday/within Core Hours of 7:30am-6pm

Some local travel may be required 

Required Education and Experience

  • A BA/BS degree in the related field 
  • A minimum of eight years’ professional experience with at least six years of Federal contracting experience

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

  • Federal Business Development Experience 

Work Authorization/Security Clearance

  • US Citizenship required
  • Clearance preferred 

AAP/EEO Statement
As part of our dedication to an inclusive and diverse workforce, OnPoint is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at hr@onpointcorp.com or you may call us at 703-841-5500.



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