We are looking for a Program Specialist to join our growing team!
Day-to-day responsibilities include: Analyzes project milestones and budgets. Reviews individual project progress, measuring performance and recommends corrective actions to maintain agreed upon schedule and cost as well as overall program accomplishments. Documents and provides results of specific business process re-engineering initiatives and alternative action proposals. Monitors individual project objectives, milestones, and budgets within the overall program objectives. Prepares correspondence relevant to projects/programs. Program specialists are responsible for a variety of administrative, business and operational functions necessary to run a government program(s) efficiently. Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
Knowledge of Defense Acquisition policies and regulations including Major Systems Acquisition, Middle Tier Acquisition, and Urgent Capabilities Acquisition
Experience preparing, planning, and conducting Weapon System Reviews and Milestone Decisions to include associated documentation
Experience planning and orchestrating Integrated Product Teams
Knowledge of Acquisition Discipline, audits, and compliance monitoring
Knowledge of FAR, DFAR, AFARS, OTA, and contracting strategies
Experience with Army planning cycle including POM, APBB, SPAR, and FIRB
Experience with budget execution (OSD Goals), program reviews, QPR, EOM, fiscal law, appropriations
Work Location: Aberdeen, MD Employment Type: Full-time, Salary-Exempt Benefits Package: We offer a top tier benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, PTO, employer matching retirement plan, and more!
We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here.