Director I Jobs in Fort Worth, TX at Elbit Systems of America
Title: Director I
Company: Elbit Systems of America
Location: Fort Worth, TX
Company DescriptionElbit Systems of America is a leading provider of high-performance products, system solutions, and support services focusing on the defense, homeland security, commercial aviation, and medical instrumentation markets. With facilities throughout the United States, Elbit Systems of America is dedicated to supporting those who contribute daily to the safety and security of the United States. For additional information, visit: http://www.ElbitAmerica.com or follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, or Facebook.
Job DescriptionPrimary Purpose:TheDirector, Program Management Office, reporting to Sr. Director, Program Management Officewill support the mission of the PMO and will be responsible for providing hands-on project support services during the bid and proposal and planning phases to Project/Program Managers across the organization. The PMO will provide expertise in the tools and processes required to build solid proposals and project execution plans, establish thorough and robust Program Management Plans, Performance Measurement Baselines (PMB), Risk Management plans, and Risk Identification and Mitigation Plans. The Director, PMO will support initiatives to enhance, improve, or lean program management processes and tools at the direction of the Sr. Director, PMO. The role requires positive and team-oriented interaction all stakeholders at all levels to build successful and results-driven management. This position also requires the ability to work on multiple projects at once and requires maintaining flexibility to work with the PMO team and Project/Program Mangers to ensure the solid robust proposal and planning phase support are provided to ESA PMs.Essential Duties & ResponsibilitiesThis is not intended to be all-inclusive, and employees will be required to carry out any and all duties necessary for the needs of the organization.
Works at the direction of the Sr. Director PMO to drive to excellence in program management.
Support enterprise-level EVMS implementation through consistent EVM processes and enterprise-level training.
An expert in the area of Risk Management who provides training and support to Program Mangers to establish robust Risk Management plans and mitigations.
Support Program Managers with understanding how to analyze financial data, including project budgets, risks, and resource allocation.
Support PMO Sr. Director to ensure projects are meeting company standards and processes.
Overseeing the development of projects and ensuring that team members are carrying out their tasks efficiently while upholding the company’s standards.
Responsible for supporting the development, maintenance, and implementation of standardized enterprise level program management processes and documentation ensuring they are relevant, accurate and complete
Work with the PMO team to draft new, more agile, existing project management office policies and processes.
Part of the PMO team that will support program reviews, Red Team reviews, and kick off briefings for new programs.
Identify best-practices and opportunities for improvement to Elbit Systems of America project managers.
Share lessons learned and best practices across programs, building relationships with stakeholders and brokering relationships at all levels.
Ensure implementation of workable, practical, and sustainable best practices and processes that enhance productivity.
Support Sr. Director PMO in the completion of PMO short-term initiatives and long-term projec…