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    This position is located in Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of African American History and Culture. This position is responsible for providing supervision and leadership for the Office of Project Management and providing advice to NMAAHC leadership on the feasibility of projects, ways to accomplish projects and resources required. The incumbent exercises responsibility in dealing with other units to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget and time restraints.

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    • As an advisor to the Director of the NMAAHC, the incumbent is responsible for determining project viability, needs, defining project goals and developing project work plans to accomplish museum priorities.
    • Conducts planning sessions with various NMAAHC offices to determine scope, timing, and resources needed to accomplish all tasks.
    • Manages all aspects of major projects for the Museum through all phases of the projects by developing annual, multiyear, or similar types of long-range work plans and schedules that include both in-service and contracted work.
    • Serves as the contracting officer’s technical representative (COTR) and approves the expenditures of all financial resources.
    • Develops and justifies annual and multiyear federal and trust budgets for the Office of Project Management and Planning.
    • Supervises staff and is the second level supervisor for the Office of Exhibit Design and Production.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional travel may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/599956800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.