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Parsons Corporation Program Manager in Centreville, Virginia

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Top Secret SCI

Job Description:

The Program Manager will leverage client specific knowledge and network to lead, plan, and manage a large and complex program. Candidate will have full authority and access to corporate resources to drive program to completion within schedule and budgetary constraints. Candidate will provide oversight to the identification, evaluation, and delivery of key program technologies. Candidate will be responsible for developing fast turn and Quick Reaction Capability proposals and successfully resourcing and executing them.

Additionally, the Program Manager is responsible for:

  • Managing all aspects of the contract to include schedules, staffing requirements, and deliverables

  • Working with the Parsons proposal team to develop schedules and ensure resources are available to support the delivery of proposals

  • Assisting with the development of proposals from capture to delivery

  • Managing program risks and develop comprehensive risk-management processes for the project

  • Planning and define program goals and devise methods to accomplish them

  • Developing in-depth knowledge of client objectives, contract terms, and corporate policies

  • Coordinating with corporate support functions to ensure successful program execution

  • Establishing the program requirements for all areas of the project; monitor the draft and final deliverables for adherence to these criteria

  • Planning, directing, supervising, and controlling the execution of all business, technical, fiscal, and administrative functions of the assigned project

  • Mobilizing company resources to create project teams capable of completing effective, quality work

  • Working with other managers, project engineers, and discipline leads to develop budgets, schedules, and plans for the various elements of the project; ensure that the project meets or exceeds goals established in these plans

  • Monitoring and reporting to management on the progress of all project activity within the program, including significant milestones, and any conditions which would affect project cost or schedule

Required Education & Certifications:

  • Master's Degree in Business, International Relations, Program Management, or related field. Bachelor's degree in related field and 2 additional years of experience may be substituted for the master's degree.

  • Project Management Professional certification from the Project Management Institute

Required Experience:

  • 15+ years of relevant experience

  • Program Management experience with DoD Government Customers.

  • Experience managing programs with significant size and complexity

  • Experience performing work responsibilities listed above

Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.