Department of Homeland Security Lead

Morgan Borszcz Consulting   •  

Arlington, VA

Industry: Consulting

  •  

11 - 15 years

Posted 346 days ago

Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position

Personal / Team Development
• Communicates a clear vision/strategy; sets clear priorities and aligns all activities with them; implements business/organizational plans to achieve them
• Creates team structure and process; encourages innovation; recognizes and celebrates accomplishment; helps the team lead and/or adapt to change; encourages teaming/networking across the company
• Hires/Selects the right people; Demonstrates having an access to and ability to build a pool of readily available professional resources skilled in the areas of solutions required to address clients’ needs
• Manager enforces MBC’s core competencies, methodologies and frameworks
• Manages performance management process, linking rewards with performance

Client Management
• 100% retention of named and strategic accounts
• Develops strong client relations and helps staff develop effective client relationships; maintains client confidence
• Responsible for all client interfaces within the assigned engagement
• Responsible for client and project management based on an established plan
• Oversees the fiscal activities of their team and plan and develops systems and procedures to improve and ensure that their team is reaching and exceeding client goals and expectations.
• Strive to achieve negative unbilled balance and actively collect A/R as required by contract or in conjunctions with Operations
• Knowledgeable about critical success factors for the client and clients’ industry

Business Development
• Responsible for handling a single account or part of a large account
• Leads sales efforts
• Identifies new business opportunities and writes proposals
• Identifies follow-on work in every client engagement
• Ability to positively represent the company to different clients
• Conducts research, as well as competitor analysis

Other duties as assigned

Supervision: Provide supervision through leadership, performance management, motivation, mentoring, direction, review and feedback of assigned tasks.
Requirements • Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s preferred) in Management or related technical field and ten plus (10+) years of work related experience or a combination of both
• Senior-level project management experience in and demonstrated knowledge of DHS program management, technical, or business management
• Three (3) years of the experience in the previous five (5) years must have been in support of DHS program management (DHS Headquarters preferred)
• Advanced technical expertise and/or certifications in Enterprise Architecture and/or Data Architecture
• Professional certification (Project Management Professional - PMP or equivalent) in areas of contract management, program or business management
• Expert proficiency with Web and MS Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc.)
• Demonstrated understanding of Capital Planning and Investment Control (CPIC) processes preferred
• Located in the National Capital Region (NCR)
• Active DHS Entrance on Duty (EoD) REQUIRED [Headquarters Preferred]

Minimum Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

• Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; gathers and analyzes information skillfully; develops alternative solutions; works well in group problem solving situations; uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.

• Written Communication - Writes clearly and informatively; edits work for spelling and grammar; varies writing style to meet needs; presents numerical data effectively; able to read and interpret written information.

• Diversity - Demonstrates knowledge of EEO policy; shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences; promotes a harassment-free environment; builds a diverse workforce.

• Ethics - Treats people with respect; keeps commitments; inspires the trust of others; works with integrity and ethically; upholds organizational values.

• Strategic Thinking - Develops strategies to achieve organizational goals; understands organization's strengths & weaknesses; analyzes market and competition; identifies external threats and opportunities; adapts strategy to changing conditions.

• Planning/Organizing - Prioritize and plans work activities; uses time efficiently; plans for additional resources; sets goals and objectives; organizes or schedules other people and their tasks; develops realistic action plans.

• Professionalism - Approaches others in a tactful manner; reacts well under pressure; treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; accepts responsibility for own actions; follows through on commitments.

• Innovation - Displays original thinking and creativity; meets challenges with resourcefulness; generates suggestions for improving work; develops innovative approaches and ideas; presents ideas and information in a manner that gets others' attention.

• Qualifications - To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• Language Skills - Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, proposals, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

• Mathematical Skills - Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

• Reasoning Ability - Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to question activities and issues in all functional areas and make sound business decisions based on that data.

• 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. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit, talk, type or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms.

• Work Environment - The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

• The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

• During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is potentially exposed to fumes or airborne particles, caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

MBC is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status. We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.