Deputy Program Manager (HHS-SAM)

Strategic Operational Solutions

Seeking candidates for a Deputy Program Director role to support the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Brief Overview of Position:
Strategic Operational Solutions (STOPSO) is seeking candidates for a Deputy Program Director role to support the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), an agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.  In this role, the most qualified candidate will support the Program Director as they support SAMSHA’s public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. We will partner with the organization to achieve its mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.
 
Description of Duties:
  • Support the Program Director in completing program/project management operations and resourcing of all contract requirements, including staffing, and tasking responses
  • In the absence of the Program Director, act on all matters relating to the daily operation of the contract
  • Demonstrate a proven background in mental health and substance use disorder prevention/intervention/treatment, health communications issues, and health information technology
  • Proficient in working effectively with other cultural and ethnic groups
  • Well-versed in health policy development and analysis
  • Expertise in managing IT systems and e-commerce platform O&M and enhancement projects, including federal IT project and security requirements
  • Knowledgeable of warehouse management, automation, fulfillment center operations and the shipping procedures
 
Education, Experience, and Security Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in social sciences or related field
  • Six (6) years of project management experience
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust clearance
  • Exceptional communication (verbal and written) and presentation skills
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and time management skills