Sr. Program Manager

Nov 8, 2023

Job ID:136539


Job Position: Sr. Program Manager

Location: Asheville, NC



My client is looking for talented individuals who want to become part of a company that is recognized for technical expertise and respected world-wide as a ‘full service’ provider.

Essential Functions

  • Ensures the implementation and profitability of all customers or internally funded major projects or programs.

  • Reviews proposals for new business to determine acceptability of terms and condition.

  • Develops team by mentoring, coaching, and empowering. Advocates continuous

    learning. Provides ongoing opportunities for professional growth and development.

  • Analyzes and evaluates contract provisions to identify potential business risks.

Required Skills

  • Well versed in program and project management tools and processes as outlined in the Program Management Book of Knowledge (PMBOK) or equivalent.

  • Excellent management and influencing skills, demonstrated ability to get things done through influence.

  • Possesses excellent technical management skills, able to manage, guide or make decisions that reduce overall technical risk.

  • Well versed in MS Project and MS Office suite, ability to learn and extract data from ERP system.

  • Drive for results, action oriented, and high energy level.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills up to executive levels.

  • Excellent presentation skills and presentation preparation.

  • Possesses solid quantitative / analytical skills, understands how to use data.

  • Displays organizational leadership skills / team player.

  • Demonstrates commitment to Quality and Continuous Improvement.

  • This position requires experience in proposal development, cost and pricing, and

    support to contract negotiations.

  • Requires experience in development and management of project funding/budgets.

  • Requires experience in risk identification, risk mitigation and risk management.

  • Requires experience in processes for product design, development, and transition to


  • Extensive experience with customer interaction and problem resolution on all projects

    and programs

Required Experience

  • B.S. in Engineering or Business Management.

  • 8-10 years progressive project management experience required.

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US, visa sponsorship not available.

  • Must be able to work on U.S. government programs and/or obtain security clearance in

    the future.


  • Experience with complex electronic systems or equivalent, aerospace and defense


  • MS or MBA.

  • DOD Program Management/EVM experience preferred.

  • Certification as a Program Management Professional (PMP).

  • At least 5-7 years’ experience with US government contracting.