Information Technology (IT)
Job Description PositionTitle: Corporate Program Manager FLSAStatus: Exempt
ReportsTo: Regional Director of Operations
Division: HQ Location: Huntsville, AL
Major Areas of Responsibility
The CPM is responsible for providing guidance to program/project managers and teams to ensure the execution of contractual requirements and promote the company’s culture. The CPM will provide oversight for the progress of contract operations to meet and exceed company strategic plan and continued growth.
The ideal candidate will be an excellent leader and will have experience in managing staff of different IT/UAS disciplines to produce results in a timely manner. They will also be able to develop efficient strategies and plans to increase business-lines for company growth. The ultimate goal is to ensure that all programs deliver a desired profitable outcome to our organization.
Specific Responsibilities of the Job
Formulate, organize and monitor inter-connected projects
Develop and execute business plans and strategies to grow the IT/UAS business as part of an overarching company strategy
Make recommendations on suitable strategies and objectives for opportunity pursuits
Coordinate cross-project activities
Lead and evaluate project managers and other staff; serve as a primary customer contact for program activities
Develop and control deadlines, budgets, activities, and deliverables
Apply change, risk and resource management methodologies
Assume responsibility for the program’s people and vendors
Assess program performance and aim to maximize return on investment
Resolve projects’ higher scope issues
Prepare reports for program directors
Lead pursuit and order capture activities, including strategy development, customer contact, proposal development, and pre/post proposal activities
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Over 7 years of proven experience as a Program Manager or other managerial position
Thorough understanding of project/program management techniques and methods
Excellent knowledge of performance evaluation and change management principles
Excellent knowledge of MS Office; working knowledge of program/project management software (MS Project etc. desired)
Outstanding leadership and organizational skills
Excellent communication skills
Excellent problem-solving ability
Ability to obtain a DoD Security Clearance (Active clearance preferred, US Citizenship required)
Experience with UAS platforms
Demonstrated ability to lead a cross-functional team within IT or UAS environment
Ability to quickly develop an in-depth understanding of the industry and the customers Bachelor’s degree in IT, management, or appropriate discipline (in the absence of a degree 7 years of related experience)
Solution One Industries, Ltd (SOI) serves the Federal, State, Local and Prime sectors by delivering management, training and logistics experience to enhance the technical, logistics support, and service capability of its clients. We offer support services which include; Technical Assistance, Training, Administrative, Logistics Support, Facilities Services, and Professional Management. We have established a track record of success by meeting or exceeding all work performance to standards while operating within finite budgets.
SOI has been providing administrative and management support, including engineering services, document management, base and logistics support services support to the Department of Defense (DoD), State and Local Governments, other federal agencies and commercial enterprises for the last 8 years.
Provide our clients with the best possible solutions to bridge gaps between desired and current positions, through effective use of available resources while executing well-conceived action plans. Employ the right mix of talent for our teams, technologies, innovative and tested approaches, and communication strategies to fit our client's needs. Ensure that implementations occur as planned. In short, we are proactive, and we do the right things for our clients. Our total quality management focus is on meeting and exceeding our clients' expectations.