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Special Operations Task Order Program Manager

Job ID: 2117654
Location: FORT BRAGG, NC, United States
Date Posted: Nov 24, 2021
Category: Program Management
Subcategory: Program Mgmt
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No
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Job Description


SAIC is seeking a Special Operations Task Order Program Manager in the Fort Bragg, NC area. You will be responsible for supporting the contract and budget of a $500M Task Order through close interaction with the Government Contracting Officer, Contracting Officer’s Representative, and Technical Points of Contact. You will work closely with the military program manager and technical point of contacts to help execute his program within the defined schedule and budget, work daily with customers to provide status and insight into program execution.
Job Duties:
  • Lead the daily operations of a complex Team that includes the requirements analysis, and integration of several functional areas
  • Develop new ideas to support the strategic direction of SAIC and the Government customer
  • Assist with program proposals to guarantee uninterrupted delivery of support
  • Brief SAIC leadership and the Government customer on program cost, schedule, performance and risk
  • Work with the Government customer to develop and maintain budgets and plans for the program
  • Interact with command leadership, prepare and brief accurate organizational and manpower products in a timely and succinct manner
  • Prepare Point Papers, Issue Papers, PowerPoint briefing slides, manpower spreadsheets and comprehensive staff packages
  • Plan and facilitate execution of strategic organizational and manpower activities in support of a geographically separated Team
  • Conduct and lead risk management and mitigation, leading the risk mitigation strategies
  • Coordinate and submit the Contract Data Requirements Lists (CDRLs)
  • Develop and enforce work standards, assign contractor schedules, review work discrepancies, and communicate policies, purposes, and goals of the organization
  • Hire, manage, and evaluate contract personnel
  • Formulate, review, and approve task plans and deliverables in accordance with Government and corporate approved plans
  • Develop and instill a pro-active, collaborative environment and culture for personnel in order to enhance government operations


  • Minimum of 18+ years of experience in U.S. Special Operations with a bachelor’s Degree; or sixteen (16) years of experience with a Master’s degree.  Additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Comfortable with fast-paced work culture and ability to thrive in low-structure environments
  • Successful completion of at least 1 year as Task Order Program Manager of similar size, scope and complexity
  • Successful completion of at least 4 years as Program and Project Manager (Military or Civilian)
  • Strong background working with multiple contract types: Cost Plus (CP), Firm Fixed Price (FFP), Time and Materials (T&M), Cost Reimbursable (CR), and hybrid contracts.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to effectively interact with senior leaders
  • Ability to analyze data and identify trends
  • Resourceful self-starter with exceptional problem-solving skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills; ability to prioritize tasks
  • Detail-oriented
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification, DAWIA Level III or FAC-P/PM Senior required
  • Active Top Secret Clearance with SCI eligibility upon hiring

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