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Senior Acquisition Program Manager - Army

Office: Aberdeen, MD
Location: Aberdeen, MD
Job ID: S19-0361

JOB TITLE:  Senior Acquisition Program Manager - Army 

PROJECT OVERVIEW:

 "This position is contingent upon contract award"

 Candidate will provide multi-disciplinary support to government system acquisition program management offices. Will also serve as an advisor to government personnel. Duties will include planning, executing, and controlling acquisition programs; organizing, training, and supervising a support staff. Will work with senior government personnel on a regular basis, and will frequently be called on to provide briefings and lead large meetings. Candidates must have US DoD acquisition experience with an active TS clearance with SCI eligibility who desire full time employment. 

 JOB DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITES:  

Responsible for providing acquisition management support services to ensure the effective and efficient delivery of acquisition services in support of the customerís mission. Services include some or all of the following:

  • Requirements, program strategies, and acquisition plan development
  • Project execution
  • Bid and proposal review/analysis
  • Other related services associated with the acquisition process (includes OTA development)

REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

Security Clearance: Top Secret

  • Active Top Secret Clearance
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • DAWIA Program Management Level III certified
  • At least 10-15 years of program management of ACAT 1-III programs; at least 5 years in a leadership position
  • Extensive knowledge of Service and OSD systems program management policies and procedures and application to development, production and fielding of major weapon systems
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and a part of a collaborative team
  • Extensive experience with Defense Acquisition management processes as contained in the DoD 5000 series directives required. 
  • Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal  
  • Clear understanding of the OSD and Service Acquisition organization 

DESIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Program Manager of Army or weapons systems acquisition programs
  • Experience executing alternative/rapid acquisition authorities
  • Broad experience with development, coordination and communication of program management strategies and recommendations with mid- and senior-level Service and OSD personnel
  • Master Degree in related field

WORK LOCATION: Aberdeen, MD

TRAVEL: 25% 

KEY WORDS: Army Acquisition; OTA; Rapid Acquisition; 804; 806

 

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