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Assistant Program Manager

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Assistant Program Manager


Assistant Program Manager (APM) Minimum Experience Requirements:

  • Current TS security clearance and must be capable of obtaining SCI access that includes a requirement to pass a security CI polygraph exam.
  • Minimum of eight (8) plus years Federal LE or ten (10) plus years of experience managing tasks and supervising people to include experience in human resources and personnel security.
  • Bachelor’s degree in any field of study.
  • At least five (5) years of experience directly-related to managing or performing responsibilities similar to those described herein and in the SOW.

    Assistant Program Manager (APM) Desired Experience Requirements:

  • Prior security management experience.
  • Advanced degree in any field of study preferred.

Assistant Program Manager (APM) Functional Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Manage and oversee the administrative and daily operations of the program. 
  • Serve as overall lead on the BPA and as the principle liaison between the Government and the Contractor.
  • Serve as a consolidated point of contact that facilitates effective communication and proactively identifies and mitigates issues within the Contractor’s team and between the Contractor and the various Government customers.
  • Attend regular and frequent meetings with Government customers to discuss / brief workload, contract performance, and emergent issues.
  • Assure quality control implementation.
  • Produce required contractual and programmatic reports and briefs. 
  • Exercise quality - control measures over Contractor staff to deliver services and products on budget and schedule per BPA and SOW requirements.
  • Be responsible for overall BPA project personnel, delivery of reports, and other deliverables.
  • Implement short and long - term work plans to ensure work performance
  • Be responsible for formulating and enforcing work standards.
  • Coordinate with Government customer for assignment of work schedules
  • Review and remediate work discrepancies.
  • Supervise Contractor personnel, communicate policies and organizational goals.
  • Be responsible for contract performance.
  • Be responsible for tracking all in - coming Contractor personnel and weekly reports to Government customers of status and processing issues.
  • Coordinate manpower and resources, assure quality control programs are in place and consistent.
  • Serve as PM’s representative in daily operations and liaison with SecD UC.
  • Contractor designated APM assumes the role of PM when the PM is absent or the position is temporarily vacant.


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Company Name:
Security Clearance:
Top Secret / SCI + CI Poly
Washington, District of Columbia
United States
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