Program Manager

Guardian Centers
Arlington, VA
Jul 25, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Government Agencies
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Essential Skills and Experience:
  • At least 10 years Program Management (PM) experience; ability to manage and coordinate a diverse project team towards the accomplishment of highly technical subject matter (DOS Program Management experience preferred)
  • Demonstrated focus on customer satisfaction; develops key performance indicators (KPIs) to ensure customer satisfaction and makes course corrections to maintain high standards
  • Demonstrated ability to identify, mitigate, and manage risks to the company
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment; ability to lead, follow and serve in a variety of roles regardless of leadership position
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; trained on emotional intelligence and human capital principle
  • Experience with Program Management and Operations in support of large federal programs
  • Excellent computer skills (MS Word, Power Point, Excel); ability to communicate ideas and concepts to customers using white papers, proposals, etc.
  • Top Secret Government Security Clearance with Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) capability


Bachelors' degree required; Masters' degree preferred

Physical Demands and Work Environment

May require frequent domestic, and limited international, travel, including trips to austere environments and/or developing countries

Company Description
Born of necessity and shaped by need, Guardian Centers operates the most advanced disaster training centers in the world. Replicating hazards in a size and scale never before seen, our facilities provide realistic and integrated capabilities to help improve inter-agency disaster response. Guardian Centers is dedicated to helping all responders - government, public and private - achieve their vital mission.

Guardian Centers provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Arlington, VA


Mon, 24 Jul 2017 11:47:33 PDT