Program Manager

Program Manager

The ASTA Group is seeking an experienced Program Manager to oversee a multi-level contract in the Orlando area.  Must have experience in management of military or Department of Defense type programsArmy expertise is highly desired but will consider other military branches as well.

Job Responsibilities

  • Leadership with ability to command and earn the respect of others
  • Ability to motivate your team to excel and surpass their own expectations
  • Expertise of project management principles and ability to deliver product on time
  • Must have a constant risk management mindset and decision-making skills
  • Must be financially proficient and able to establish, track and maintain a budget
  • Must possess conflict resolution skills with the ability to control escalation
  • Must have excellent communication (verbal, written) and organizational skills
  • Ability to adapt to uncertain/unknown environments
  • PMP certification is desired but not required at time of hire
  • Security clearance (Secret level required)

Requirements

Work Environment

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Employees must have ability to lift objects up to 20 pounds, sit for extended hours, and operate standard office equipment. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

Candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Master’s degree (or higher) in a management or related discipline with at least 5+ years of program management experience preferred but will consider candidates with a Bachelor’s degree and 7-10 years’ experience
    Bachelor’s degree in mathematics, engineering, education, business, psychology, or other disciplines, or equivalent additional experience
  • Prior Military (DoD) experience desired
  • PMP certification desired
  • Security Clearance: You must have an active security clearance, or if your clearance has expired, you must be within the 2-year reactivation period. If you have had a clearance for previous military or DoD related positions and you meet the required job skills, please apply and your clearance status will be verified.
This is a full-time position, requiring a 40-hour work week, Monday-Friday. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.

Benefits

Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Time Off

Interested in Applying?

Send a copy of your resume to resume@theastagroup.com and in the subject block enter Program Manager-Orlando, or call Robert Denmon, Director of Operations/HR at 850-293-4978.

ASTA will have a booth at the National Training and Simulation Association (NTSA) Career Fair, please drop in and say hello and we can discuss the opportunity in more detail.

NTSA Career Fair (TSIS 2022)
Thursday, 16 June 2022
1300-1600
Rosen Centre Hotel, Orlando, FL

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

AAP/EEO Statement

The ASTA Group, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer an Equal Opportunity Employer. ASTA does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All aspects of employment, including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs.

Reasonable Accomodations for Applicants with Disabilities

The ASTA Group, LLC is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you would like to apply for employment with ASTA and need special assistance or an accommodation to use our website, please contact us by email at resume@theastagroup.com or by phone at (850) 912-6793.