• Subcontracts Program Manager

    Posted Date 1 week ago(1/10/2019 9:19 AM)
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Job Locations
    Subcontracts Program Management (SPM)
    Employment Type
    Full Time - Regular
  • Project/Program Overview

    Want to join a team that demands more and does more?


    We are currently looking for a Subcontracts Program Manager to support our Senior Subcontract Program Management team in Ottawa. As the Subcontracts Program Manager, you will play a vital role in the execution of subcontract activity through supporting Senior Managers in more complex subcontracts as well as managing smaller in scope projects. Working with internal stakeholders in the pre-contract award stage, you will be assisting in establishing all subcontract work documentation needed in developing, negotiating and closing agreements. Following the award of contracts, you will work with the program management teams in managing the performance of subcontractors to the terms and conditions of the established contract, including gathering of metrics, costs and other pertinent information in order to provide analysis of performance.


    We are looking for a proactive contributor with exceptional communication and negotiation skills.  Your proven background in subcontracts paired with meticulous analytical thinking will be critical in establishing the foundations for success. Our passion for growing our business – and serving our customers – knows no bounds.


    • Supporting Senior Subcontract Program Managers on more complex subcontracts and/or leading managing subcontracts through.
    • Assisting with subcontractor selection, including Request for Proposal process.
    • Developing subcontract work documentation during bid capture or pre-award/award, which includes Subcontract.
    • Management Plan, Statement of Work, Requirements Traceability.
    • Programmatic management responsibility for subcontractor performance in a cross-functional team environment.
    • Management of Additional Work Requests and Engineering Change Requests.
    • Financial forecasting and management.


    • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in project management.
    • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
    • Strong problem solving skills.
    • Proven track record in project management and execution.


    • Bachelor's degree, or equivalent experience, a minimum of 2 years of staff and/or technical project/process management experience.
    • Project Management Professional (PMP) or equivalent experience.


    Minimum 10 year consecutive residence in Canada – for Canadian Secret Security Clearance
    Applicants will be required to obtain/hold a valid and current Canadian security clearance to gain access to the classified spaces, information and equipment in order to perform the work associated with this position.


    General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace. Workplace accommodations are available.

    Company Overview

    At General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada, Canada’s premiere defence company, innovation happens on a daily basis. We develop and deliver highly-complex leading edge technology, products and systems that make important contributions to our customer’s success in land, airborne, maritime, cyberspace and public safety applications. The challenges and opportunities are endless.The results – incredible.


    Our employees are exceptional. We are proud to employ more than 1,100 talented individuals across Canada. Working in a collaborative environment, our employees are encouraged daily to contribute their technical knowledge and expertise. Our employees are passionate, dedicated, and conscientious about the work they do which results in our ability to deliver the highest value, customized solutions in order to meet the most demanding requirements.


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