PMP-Certified Project Director for Federal Technical Assistance Project

3 days left

Development Services Group, Inc.
Bethesda, Maryland
Apr 28, 2021
May 20, 2021

A Washington, DC-based national research, evaluation, and training and technical assistance (TA) firm is seeking a Project Director for a major TA initiative.  Ideal candidates will have at least 7 years’ project management experience. Candidates must have a Master’s Degree in business administration, other management related field, or substantive management experience in criminal /juvenile justice or related field. A Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is highly desired.  

In addition, candidates must also have experience managing large meetings/conferences, overseeing multiple external consultant assignments simultaneously, developing and writing publications such as technical reports, research designs, literature reviews, manuscripts, and various other documents, supporting budget and execution activities, and facilitating collaborative activities on behalf of a Federal agency.

Candidates must demonstrate a history of effective leadership in the successful and timely delivery of products and services. Responsibilities include:

  • Organize, direct, and coordinate the planning and production of all contract support activities.
  • Responsible for staffing and subject matter expert recruitment, project planning, project financials, and staff direction and oversight.
  • Assume day-to-day responsibility for ensuring that all aspects of the project are completed on time and within budget.
  • Possess the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and complete quick turnarounds.
  • Possess strong management, interpersonal, communication, and facilitation skills.


Email your résumé, a recent relevant writing sample, and salary requirements and include job code “PD-RETA.2″ in the subject line.

Similar jobs

Apply for PMP-Certified Project Director for Federal Technical Assistance Project

Already uploaded your resume? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your Resume must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1Mb

4000 characters left

Marketing Communication

We'd love to send you information about Jobs and Services from Washington Post Jobs by email.

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on Washington Post Jobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.