HERNDON, VIRGINIA

7/27/17

7/27/18

Description

The Project Manager’s primary focus is to manage the day to day execution of assigned contracts, sub-contracts and task orders. The Project Manager will work closely with assigned customers, employees, and functional departments across the enterprise to meet meeting contractual requirements, financial targets, motivate the work force, and contribute to growth opportunities. 

Minimum Requirements

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Forge strong relationships with customers, employees and internal stakeholders 
Work closely with OCONUS and CONUS project team to accomplish department and program goals and objectives 
Responsible for optimization and efficiencies of the programs and task orders. Accountable for all aspects of assigned contract execution.
Develop, maintain and approve project processes and procedures.
Take lead in subcontractor and vendor management 
Travel TDY to various locations in the US and abroad 
Participate in business development and contribute to proposal development 
Contribute to the development of program and project management plans
Assume lead role in contract start up, transition and close out.
Other duties as assigned 
TRAINING, EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT REQUIRED:

• Bachelor’s degree in business related field or PMP (preferred); or comparable experience in substitution of formal education
• 8 years of management experience, including 5 years of supervisory experience 
• 5-10 years of project and or program management experience with strong understanding of executing projects in contingency environments 
• Ability to communicate effectively with senior organizational leadership, military officials, managers and subordinates both up and down the    chain of command
• 5 or more years working in the language industry or managing professional services contracts is highly desirable 
• Strong understanding of program financial and performance metrics 
• Strong knowledge of human resources, contracts, quality assurance, risk management 
• Excellent decision making ability and sound judgment.
• Excellent computer skills – Microsoft Office applications
• Exceptional written and oral communication skills 
• Understanding of military customs, courtesies, and procedures

Desired Requirements

All candidates must possess a Secret Clearance; TS with SBI eligibility preferred