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Program Manager

Mission Essential
Washington, District of Columbia
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Mission Essential is currently seeking Program Managers for multiple task orders providing analytical and technical support within the national strategic Intelligence Community. These Program Managers will be responsible for leading and managing teams of varying sizes and performing all project or program-related execution and operations, ensuring delivery of services and management/oversight of the direct workforce.


The Program Manager will:


  • Have full authority to act for the company on all task order matters relating to daily operations of the project or program.

  • Be thoroughly familiar with the Performance Work Statement, customer standards and operating procedures, and Mission Essential company policies and procedures.

  • Directly supervise the various team leads and be overall responsible for quality and workforce performance.

  • Collaborate with the Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR), Government stakeholders, and the Mission Essential PMO to develop and maintain a detailed work plan, including specific tasks, assignments, work schedule, planned labor hours and funding expenditure projections, to facilitate task order monitoring activities.

  • Develop and maintain a Project Management Plan in accordance with the Customer-defined scope of work.

  • Prepare and submit weekly activity reports, monthly status reports, and presentation materials for periodic project or program progress meetings.

  • Perform all other management and administrative tasks required for the continuous successful operation of the project or program.

  • Support all Mission Essential growth-related activities as required, including but not limited to writing or reviewing Past Performance, responding to data calls, and support to the proposal/capture teams.

  • Seek/identify opportunities to maximize project or program performance (e.g., financial outcomes, organic growth, increased production and/or quality).

    Minimum Qualifications


    • Bachelor or Master Degree with 8+ years of intelligence experience or;

    Specialized training and 10+ years of intelligence analysis experience or equivalent intelligence/academic experience

    • Subject matter expert or recognized specialist in relevant Intelligence field
    • Previous experience with a national strategic Intelligence agency or command
    • Demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal Government or Company oversight.
    • Previous experience as an on-site program or project manager on a large intelligence contract or task order
    • Exceptional interpersonal, leadership, and decision making skills

    • Strong written and verbal communication skills

    • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification

    • TS/SCI with polygraph


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Posted: 2020-01-31 Expires: 2020-03-16

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