180980 - Program Manager
Industry
PRO
Region
MA-Massachusetts
City
Northampton
State
MA
Rate
$38 to $45.00 DOE
Duration
12 Months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Program Manager for an opening in Northampton, MA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Effectively utilize company and customer resources to plan, execute and monitor the assigned program to achieve the desired program goals. Have overall accountability for the program profitability, on-time delivery and customer satisfaction including product technology, performance and quality. Serve as the program leader and single-point of contact both internally and externally.
•Maintain effective liaison with customers, program and proposal teams, departments and management to secure compliance with schedules, resolve problems and coordinate tasks.

•Collaborate with multiple matrix functions to secure completion of all necessary tasks ensuring final product meets contractual technical and performance specifications.

•Coordinate the development of program plans, win strategies, capture plans and proposal plans including the preparation of work breakdown structures, budgets, network plans, risk and cost reduction plans.

•Monitor program progress, exercising control of schedules, reporting and the preparation of reports and contractual data.

•Maintains financial, schedule and technical data on assigned proposals and programs; identify and recommend solutions to significant problems.

•Manage and lead small and medium sized proposal efforts and programs.

•Builds and maintains optimal customer relationships in order to keep abreast with latest development in customer needs and business strategy.

•Assists in business opportunities with existing customers through the development and marketing of product improvements, upgrades and support.

•Development presentations and present assigned proposals and programs to management and customers.

•Leads contract negotiation support, exercising a broad knowledge of contracts management, legal requirements and implications.

•Maintain confidentiality with exposure to a significant amount of company sensitive material.

•Performs other duties as assigned.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
•Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Project
•Must meet eligibility requirements to access US classified information
5 years program management experience or business experience
•3 years of defense industry experience preferred
•PMP Certification required or must be obtained within first year in position
•Developed understanding of customer needs and expectations

EDUCATION:
Accredited Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Business Administration or Management

WORK HOURS:
9/80, 1st Shift
Full-Time

MISCELLANEOUS: Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
LaVada Pulley
lpulley@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x260 or (800) 927-9318 x260

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.