STP Program Administrative Support
THE COMPANY MCR, LLC, is the nation's premier Integrated Program Management (IPM) firm. Since 1977, MCR has delivered strategic planning, cost/schedule analysis, acquisition management and program assessment solutions to help government and commercial clients success-fully manage their programs. MCR's 400+ professionals provide critical thinking and integrated solutions to smart acquisition professionals, helping customers become more efficient and effective in managing complex programs. More information can be found at www.mcri.com . DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES The Office of Naval Research (ONR) has a requirement to support the Department of Navy (DoN) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Transition Program (STP). The objective of this effort is to provide technical and programmatic support for DoN's SBIR and STTR STP. STP ensures Small Business Concerns (SBCs) are prepared to engage in Phase III technology commercialization and transition to the Fleet per the SBIR/STTR Re-authorization Act of 2011. STP is designed to increase the number and dollar value of Phase III awards to DoN SBIR/STTR Phase II awardees and increase the number of program-developed technologies that transition or commercialize. Schedule, announce and operate an approximately one-hour duration biweekly video-teleconference, ie, webinar, with as many as 100 participants. Content of the conferences is training material (developed by other members of the STP team) on various aspects of the STP for new and continuing SBCs. Maintain a STP annual Master Schedule of courses for presentation during webinars that correspond to major annual milestones of the STP, ie, just-in-time training. Participate in annual forums and workshops, providing the managers of the event with administrative assistance. Support the contract Program Manager in answering questions raised by SBCs. Support quality control efforts by reviewing, commenting, and suggesting corrections to contract deliverables. Schedule, announce and operate a weekly webinar with all STP contractor staff. Consolidate metrics, especially receipt of Phase III contracts or commercialization of developed technologies, that are gathered from SBCs by the STP staff into a tracking matrix and produce quarterly reports. Provide administrative support to the contract Program Manager and other senior STP contract team members for the various tasks required under this contract, eg, supporting large events, maintaining large populations of data, preparing executive level correspondence, and preparing Government contract documents and reports. Possess either a Bachelor's Degree and two years of relevant work experience or a high school diploma plus seven years of relevant work experience. Must be thoroughly familiar and proficient in the use of commercial software packages such as Microsoft Word, Project, Excel and PowerPoint. US Citizenship is required and the candidate may not hold dual citizenship in countries on the ITAR restricted Access List. Applicants selected will be subject to a Government investigation and must meet eligibility requirements to obtain and retain the designated Government clearance (Secret). Must have an active Secret clearance. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER MCR, LLC, is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.