Program Manager

Mistral Inc., a member of the Mistral Group, is a marketing and business development company located in Bethesda, MD.  Mistral is in need of an experienced Program Manager.  This is a high profile, hands-on position which requires working with global teams.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Plan and organize program timeline and tracking
  • Development of key milestones
  • Ensuring performance to program requirements
  • Prepare and track the program management plan, to include initiation, planning, executing, monitoring and closing the program
  • Responsible for program timing, quality and budget (full accountability)
  • Maintain timely communication to upper management on program risks and risk resolution
  • Chair regular program review meetings with key stakeholders
  • Participate in customer and supplier meetings
  • Provide status reports for programs on regular interval
  • Interact and provide information to accounting as required
  • In conjunction with Management development of program metrics
  • Identification of appropriate resource allocation
  • Other tasks as assigned by Management

Citizenship:US Citizen capable of receiving and holding a security clearance.

Education:BS/BA Degree – or equivalent experience.   MS/MBA desirable. 

Certifications:PMP is highly desired.

Leadership:Track record of successful, quality, project management.

Experience:Five to ten years of experience in project management within a manufacturing environment is required.  

Communication Skills:High level communication skills (writing, speaking, preparation of Power Point and Excel, Project and Word).

Behavioral Skills:Disciplined team player who sets the example and possesses high personal and professional ethics as well as expert leadership skills.

Critical Thinking Skills:Able to see the big picture and develop solid solutions.

Dependability and Reliability:Able to perform and produce results in a dynamic, fast paced environment.

Interested candidates should email their resume to