Program Project Manager I

Position Title: Program Project Manager I

Job Location: Virginia Beach, Virginia

Mission Directed. Team Designed. Outcome Driven!

At Kokua Support Services Corp. (Kokua) we are specialists in Department of Defense Engineering, Program Management, and Logistics. We have awesome customers with critical missions, and great employees who apply their expertise every day to ensure the Mission is Accomplished! We have and continue to proudly serve customers in the Air Force, Army, Navy, and US Marine Corps. All of our employees are members of the team working in a supportive and professional working environment. Kokua is distinguished by its commitment to clients, employees, community and excellence for over 25 years.

This position is contingent on contract award and customer funding.

Job Summary: 

Kokua Support Services is currently seeking an experienced program manager for programmatic and acquisition support services for the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division, Dam Neck Activity (NSWCDD DNA).

Duties include:

  1. Project leadership involving overall planning, direction, and success for a team of professionals involved in supporting programmatic and acquisition services.
  2. Monitor task effort through the use of cost schedule and deliverable status determination.
  3. Apply skills in risk mitigation practices.
  4. Assist with the selection and implementation of methodologies and practices that lead to continuous improvements.
  5. Formulate, guide, and direct the technical approach.
  6. Communicate with stakeholders; performance monitoring and measurement.
  7. Develop and track project budgets; develop project Plans of Action and Milestones (POA&M)

 

Required Qualifications: 

  1. Five years’ professional experience in project management
  2. Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in any technical or managerial discipline
  3. Management of DoD acquisition programs involving coordination, organizational, and leadership skills in planning and production of activities associated with assigned delivery order projects
  4. Active Secret DoD Industrial Security Clearance

 

Desired Qualifications: 

  1. Current certification as a Project Management Professional through the Project Management Institute

 

Come Join Our Team! Kokua is a Family-Oriented employer offering excellent benefits. Kokua provides a choice of several medical plans, Company paid dental and vision plans, and immediate vesting in our 401K plan with 5% matching. We offer a flexible spending account, Company paid group term life and disability insurance, and generous paid vacation leave, separate sick leave and holiday schedules.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to send your resume to:  careers@ksscorp.com

Kokua Support Services Corp. is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. 

Kokua will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities.  If you require reasonable accommodation to apply for this job, please contact our Human Resources Department. 

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