AMCOM EXPRESS Program Manager

Location: Huntsville, AL
Date Posted: 08-22-2018
Company Overview
The Lockwood Group is an emerging Integrated Solutions Provider focused on solving our customer’s underlying problems specializing in Engineering, Integrated Logistics, Program Management, Fielding and Training services for military systems worldwide.  We are a family-driven culture focused on serving our mission to “Lead the Way to Mission Readiness” supporting our number one customer – the Warfighter.

Values and Culture
The Lockwood Group aspires to build an organization of continuous improvement driving toward excellence while delivering the highest level of service to our customers.

We aim to surround ourselves with the best and brightest providing a work environment to grow and thrive.

Founded by a family, we are people-first and place our customers at the forefront of all that we do, ensuring that we always deliver value to them.

To shape this vision, we firmly believe in the following Core Values.
  • Ethics and Integrity
  • Customer Commitment
  • Caring
  • Patriotism
  • Judgement
  • Positivity
For more details on our Values and how they shape our Culture please visit our website here -

Position Overview
The Lockwood Group is growing rapidly with the award of major prime contracts supporting US Army CECOM at APG MD and US Army AMCOM at Huntsville AL.

Supporting our rapid growth we are seeking a Program Manager to lead our AMCOM EXPRESS program led out of Huntsville, AL office.
This individual will report to the Executive Leadership team responsible for providing AMCOM EXPRESS leadership, guidance and planning for the execution of Lockwood Group’s portfolio of EXPRESS Task Orders.  

Growth includes responsibility for leading and growing our Huntsville business base and program office to new market segments within customer base.

Job Responsibilities
  • Monitor and pursue new AMCOM Express task orders to develop and recommend strategies for using company strengths and capabilities in the bid process. 
  • Lead/assist in new business capture and pursuit activities; champion and assist multi-discipline proposal preparation activities; and develop appropriate teaming partnerships. 
  • Manage and report at the contract level to the Government where Lockwood Group is the prime; to our primes where Lockwood Group is a Direct Awardee or Team Member subcontractor; and to the Company President and Vice President. 
  • Comply with CDRL submission requirements of all EXPRESS Task Orders.
  • Maintain quality of task order performance.
  • Validate employee Labor Category and security clearance compliance to T/O requirements. 
  • Interface and coordinate with Task Order Program Managers/Task Leaders, Program Control Analysts, Contract Specialists, and Proposal Mangers. 
  • Facilitate timeliness of payments to the Government and forecast sales through developed organizational processes. 
  • Coordinate with Lockwood Group customers, Government COTR's and PMs.
  • Ensure compliance of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Department of Defense (DOD) regulations, requirements policies, and procedures.
Job Requirements
  • At least ten (10) years direct related experience in project management is required.
  • AMCOM EXPRESS program manager experience is strongly preferred.
  • Business acumen to provide insightful recommendations and lead various initiatives for the company.
  • Requires ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships; excellent written/verbal communication skills required.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications including Outlook, Project, Word, Excel, Visio and PowerPoint.
  • Current Secret Security Clearance or the ability to successfully obtain a Secret Security Clearance is required PLUS the ability to maintain access to government/military installations. 
  • Requires technical knowledge of Microsoft Windows operating systems, including Windows 7; of Microsoft Office Suites 2013, of peripherals, including printers and scanners; and of the application of software patching.


Jim Lockwood
VP of Operations & Recruiting
The Lockwood Group 

"Leading the Way to Mission Readiness"
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