Project Manager (AFRICAP) - Military veterans preferred

2020-02-04
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee



Benin

Description

  SAIC is seeking an experienced leader to serve as the Project Manager in support of our AFRICAP Counter Boko Haram Task Order (TO) across multiple Sub-Saharn nations in Africa.  


Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: 


Bears ultimate responsibility for ensuring that all work required under this task order is performed satisfactorily. 


Serves as the U.S. government’s primary in-country point of contact for all technical matters pertaining to a task order. 


Serves as leader for all staff on a task order, and mentors employees, identifies possible problem areas, priorities and deadlines. 


Assures timely delivery of quality work products and services associated with accounting and financial systems, budget control, and financial management functions. 


Serves as coach, facilitator and/or negotiator in coordinating team initiatives and in consensus building activities among team members. 


Reports to the AF/RSA Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR) and AF/RSA program office staff  and provides updates on project activities. 


Responsible for compiling data deliverables for submission to the appropriate U.S. government entities.   


THIS POSITION IS CONTINGENT UPON GOVERNMENT AWARD 

 

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.  



At least two (2) years of directly related project manager experience relevant to task order requirements and program objectives. 



Directly related experience operating and living in areas with limited life cycle support in hardship conditions.

Desired Qualifications

 

Fluency in reading and speaking French Language as demonstrated by either test scores, years of speaking language in countries of origin, identification of native speaking history, or some other credible means.