PAE, Inc Deputy Program Manager - Bogota Colombia in Columbia, United States

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Deputy Program Manager - Bogota Colombia


  • Act as a liaison between contractors and the Program Manager

  • Have a basic understanding of aviation missions to include aerial escort, airmobile operations, and logistics.

  • Responsible for program leadership, decision making, management of a skilled team and supervision of all aspects of the program’s logistics, maintenance, and administrative support activities in an environment that requires flexibility, adaptability, and responsiveness.

  • Reports to the Program Manager and is responsible for assisting the PM with cost, schedule, and technical performance.

  • Supervises, guides and leads the logistics, supply support activity (SSA), and vehicle maintenance sections and ensures the highest standards of quality are maintained across all program activities

  • Ensures that preventive and corrective maintenance actions are complied with using approved procedures with adherence to contractual and industry standards.

  • Ensures the development and/or verification of preventive maintenance service schedules and the enforcement of corrective maintenance quality standards performed on logistics and depot maintenance equipment.

  • Ensures full compliance with quality control policies and procedures to ensure all equipment is ready and in a deployable condition at all times.

  • Enforces adherence to company and government processes, regulations, and statutes.

  • Organizational leadership to include direction of work assignments and staffing of positions with qualified personnel

  • Responsible for client engagement, oral and written communication and routine interface with client’s military and civilian staff.

  • Assist the Program Manager with providing the required reports to the Contracting Officer.

  • Assist the Program Manager in planning, directing and overseeing the project and ensuring that deliverable and functionality are achieved as defined within the Performance Work Statement.

  • Assists the PM in achievement of key financial performance metrics.

  • Assists the PM in the development, maintenance, and implementation of management plans.

  • Monitors the risk management program and performs routine risk/opportunity management assessments.

  • Provides daily operational and administrative guidance to each of the Supply, Security, Communications, and Transport and Maintenance departments.

  • May be required to assist in the development of courses of instruction covering Deployment Planning Execution and Peace Support and Contingency Operations.

  • Will be required to function as the PM in the absence of the PM.

  • ollege Degree in Business Administration or Technical equivalent.

  • US citizen and have or can achieve and maintain an MRPT certification.

  • Shall be bilingual – English/Spanish writing, speaking, and reading. English Level IV (or native speaker) and Spanish no less than Level III.

  • Possess strong communications, interpersonal, leadership and managerial skills with a extensive background in building and leading a diverse team possessing myriad complementary/non-complementary skills to deliver operational, contractual, and financial results while performing challenging work in a third world environment.

  • Demonstrably strong financial management skills.

  • Familiarity with Government contracting.

  • Must be able to forecast future budget requirements and concurrently manage execution of the project’s budget to achieve established performance objectives.

  • Must have effective written and verbal communications skills and the ability to oversee preparation and delivery of contract deliverables and possess the ability to produce a wide range of documents and reports to meet customer or contractually mandated deadlines.

  • Five (5) years of experience in the areas of program management.

  • Minimum 8 years’ experience in Professional Aviation Management for rotary and fixed-winged aircraft. (Huey II, UH-60, Bell-206, Cessna Caravan)

  • Must be a US Citizen

  • Assignment Status: Employee only

  • Spouse and Children Accompanied: No

  • Housing Provided: No

  • Housing Allowance: Yes

  • Relocation Allowance: Dependent upon hiring location or if hired within the United States

  • Shipment of Excess baggage: Dependent upon hiring location or if hired within the United States, up to 50 lbs

  • Meals and Incidental Allowance: No

  • R&R Travel Allowance: Yes

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

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