Project Manager I (1200)

Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $65,000
Maximum: $70,000



Application Deadline



44 Canal Center Plaza
Suite 200
United States



The International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) provides leadership training and technical assistance for law enforcement professionals around the world. While projects vary in scope, focus, and methodology all share a core component of sustainable professional development.


Under the direction of the Program Manager, the Project Manager is responsible for a comprehensive, coordinated approach to provide training services to include:

  • Working closely with funding agencies to ensure scope of work and project delivery are meeting expectations
  • Manage all aspects of logistical planning for visiting delegations, including coordination of on-site visits, and international site trainings
  • Maintain regular and clear communication funders, consultants, IACP staff members, and contacts at sites regarding project deliverables
  • Develop programmatic agendas for and facilitate all on-site meetings
  • Supervise team members as required
  • Assess previously developed trainings and curricula updates
  • Deliver customized technical assistance
  • Recruit and coach a cadre of subject matter expert instructors and advisors
  • Under the direction of the Program Manager, manage all programmatic, administrative and financial activities of assigned projects
  • Lead and manage partnerships with subcontractors
  • Develop periodic progress reports for the IACP and funding agencies
  • Develop budgets, financial forecasting, and monitoring of project expenditures
  • Fully account for contracted services, purchases and expenses incurred by project staff and consultants
  • Coordinate educational presentations about the program and its resources; represent the program at national forums, federally sponsored working groups and events
  • Perform additional duties as assigned


·        Bachelor’s degree in subject-relevant field required. Master’s degree preferred.

·        Minimum of three (3) years program/project management experience. Knowledge of managing federal grants a plus

·        Minimum of two (2) years of staff and/or consultant supervisory experience

·        Experience working with law enforcement

Core knowledge and skill requirements:

·        Superior writing, editing, and communication skills

·        Analytical skills and ability to think through and troubleshoot problems from multiple perspectives

·        Ability to prioritize tasks and manage time

·        Proficiency in MS Word and Excel. Knowledge of Adobe InDesign and computer graphic & design skills a plus

·        Report and document preparation experience

·        Experience working collaboratively and productively with a team including law enforcement professionals and consultants, and within federal agency guidelines


  • Frequent travel outside the Washington Metropolitan Area is required
  • A current U.S. Passport is required


The International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) offers a generous benefits package to its core staff to include: Competitive Salary; Paid Annual & Sick Leave; 10 paid holidays per year; Health/Vision/Dental Coverage (premiums mostly paid by IACP); Life Insurance/AD&D, 2x salary (100% of premiums paid by IACP); Short & Long Term Disability Coverage (100% of premiums paid by IACP); Parking/Transportation Subsidy; 403 (B) Retirement Savings Plan; Flexible Spending Account – Medical & Dependent Care; Direct Deposit; Free Gym Access 

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

All interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and salary history. 

All cover letters must contain the name of the position being applied for as well as the requisition number. Please note that applications received without all the requested information will not be forwarded for review.

All applications must be received by NOVEMBER 2, 2018.

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