Relocation Accommodation: Yes _ Relocation assistance is available for this position
Approximate Start Date: Upon Suitable Candidate Selection
Posting Close: Upon Suitable Candidate Selection
TRISTAR is seeking a Junior Program/Project Manager for our government customer in Crane, IN
TRISTAR is seeking a Junior Program/Project Manager (PM) with a strong experience managing Department of Defense (DoD) Contracts. The Junior Program Manager must provide leadership and have excellent interpersonal communication skills necessary to inspire, lead, direct and manage
Performs day-to-day management of overall contract support operations, involving multiple projects and personnel at multiple locations
Organizes, directs, coordinates the planning and production of all contract support activities
Continuously set and manage external and internal customer expectations
Serve as single point-of-contact with contracts for management and technical matters and contract-level issues
Interface with upper management, directors, managers, employee's government customers and partners to help define goals, objectives, and requirements
3-6 years Program Management experience managing DoD contracts
Demonstrates integrity, respect, commitment to excellence, collaboration, flexibility
Experience effectively communicating to senior levels within a customer organization
Experience meeting with customer/contractor personnel to formulate, review task plans and deliverable items, and effectively execute in accordance with approved plans
Ability to collaborate to improve performance, reliability, and cost effectiveness
Experience mentoring staff to maintain high levels of performance and positive morale
Excellent communication skills, high level of integrity, critical thinking
Strong organizational management and problem-solving skills multi-tasking abilities
Advanced MS Word skills; proficient PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook application skills
MUST be a US Citizen
Must possess active DoD Secret Clearance
Six years of accounting or financial experience, including 4 years of increasing responsibilities in supervision and full life cycle management of projects
Experience in Financial Management, Cost Estimating, Procurement Strategic Planning and Execution, or Business Management
Must be capable of leading projects that involve the successful management of multifunctional teams
Specialized experience includes project development, expertise in management and control of funds and resources, demonstrated capability in managing multiple tasks
Education and Certifications:
AA. or B.S. degree in business or information technology related field.
Certification in Project Management from recognized credentialing agency (PMP)
COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with TRISTAR's vaccination policy. All TRISTAR employees must be fully vaccinated, and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment through delivering it to Sentry MD by uploading it to https://mysentrymd.com/sentrymd.html#/upload/112 .
Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement by contacting [email protected] and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Customer site vaccination requirements, if stricter, will take precedence over TRISTAR's vaccination policy.
Employees hired after the last day to meet the December 8, 2021, vaccination deadline will need to be fully vaccinated or exempted prior to their start date.
Per Executive Order 14042 dated September 9, 2021, and the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force Guidance issued on September 24, 2021.
TRISTAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status
TRISTAR (formerly Tri Star Engineering Inc.) originally established in 1995 is a rapidly growing Veteran-Owned Small Disadvantaged Business headquartered Bedford, IN.
TRISTAR competencies include electronic warfare, information technologies and cyber security, technical Services, cyber Intelligence and command/control programs, radar system restoration, sustainment and modernization, special operations support with customers spanning the Department of Defense including Naval Sea Systems Command, Naval Surface Warfare Centers, Naval Air Warfare Center Command, SPAWAR, Army, Air Force and Fleet activities. No matter which customer we are supporting, our priority is to assure affordable readiness and support always.
TRISTAR is proud to serve the Department of Defense as well as Federal Agencies. Each of these core capabilities supports TRISTAR customers with end-to-end solutions to the most intractable mission challenges.
TRISTAR’s business practices reflect years of industry experience accrued by our team. Our management team has over 80 years’ experience understanding how to leverage big business discipline with small business responsiveness for success in defense community. Our corporate expertise includes implementation of complex contracts with multiple subcontractors using mature management practices. Our experienced team is enthusiastic and flexible in their approach to creating solutions for our customers.
TRISTAR software developers, programmers, logisticians, analysts and engineers create innovation solutions to help our customers go above and beyond mission requirements by transforming their programs and organizations. We develop leading edge concept of operations (CONOPS), emerging sponsor-specific and joint tactics, technics and procedures (TTP) and have the ability/experience to develop responses to Combatant Command (COCOM) and higher-level data calls in a time sensitive manner in support of the Warfighter.