Chief of Staff

Chief of Staff 

US- Washington, DC 

The Chief of Staff will:

  • Disseminate direction from Program Manager (PM) and Deputy Program Manager (DPM) to the staff, establish internal suspense items and track actions to conclusion
  • Evaluate incoming memos, letters, submissions, and reports to determine their significance to the program and required distribution
  • Review, revise and incorporate inputs to briefings from multiple Principle Assistant Program Managers (PAPMs) across the Littoral Combat Ship Fleet Introduction and Sustainment Program (PMS 505); fact-checking and editing for continuity of content, formatting, mechanics (basic grammar, spelling, punctuation) and intention (communicating intended message to intended audience)
  • Keep abreast of events, policy changes, and decisions affecting, or with the potential to affect, PMS 505
  • Proactively identify issues that could impact the successful execution of the PMS 505 mission and assist leadership in resolving such issues
  • Serve as liaison between PMS 505 and other Program Offices within PEO LCS
  • Organize and facilitate Strategic Offsite sessions to assist the PM/DPM in ensuring alignment and collaboration among PAPMs towards PM designated goals and objectives

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 15 years of relevant experience
  • Active DoD secret security clearance
  • Ability to logically prioritize multiple simultaneous tasks and effectively schedule required meetings or follow-up actions
  • Familiarity with DoD structure, policy, and procedures with a strong understanding of the Navy Acquisition Community
  • Positive, solution-oriented attitude
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, especially Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel
  • Basic understanding of naval engineering principles, integrated logistics support, and business financial management

Preferred Qualifications:

  •  Master’s degree
  • Previous experience as a Chief of Staff, OPNAV Action Officer or Flag Aide
  • DAWIA certifications

Resumes may be submitted online to: