Project Manager II (1177)

Job Type

Full Time



Application Deadline:



44 Canal Center Plaza
Suite 200
United States



This a critical time for policing and the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) is at the forefront, working to engage communities and promote best practices. The world is in a period of change and IACP is responding with a myriad of new initiatives and member services that bring together innovation, research, and dedication to the profession. The Association is looking for people with the passion, energy, and commitment to help us move the field of criminal justice forward.

Under the direction of the Program Manager, the Project Manager II will support the IACP’s partnership with the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT), to develop and implement traffic and road safety initiatives. The goals of the initiatives are to increase the capacity of local, state, and tribal police departments to effectively address traffic safety in their communities through the development of policies, procedures, and educational resources.


This position is responsible for overseeing the Association’s traffic and road safety initiatives. Working with IACP staff, project partners, and stakeholders, the Project Manager II will:

  • Supervise several project-related staff members;
  • Oversee the Association’s Traffic Safety Initiatives cooperative agreement with the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA);
  • Oversee the Association’s efforts related to traffic and road safety that may work cohesively with NHTSA’s programs;
  • Management of the Association’s fiscal year and grant budgets for multiple budgets;
  • Monitor and ensure compliance with grant activities, federal guidelines, and agency policies;
  • Oversee the ongoing development and implementation of project scope, tasks, and deliverables by IACP project staff, while also ensuring concurrence with grant contracting staff;
  • Establish and maintain productive relationships with state, local, and tribal agencies, federal entities, law enforcement associations, Association Committees and Sections, and other key stakeholders;
  • Prepare and conduct educational presentations about programmatic efforts and initiatives, while also representing the Association, at national forums, federally-sponsored working groups, and other events;
  • Work in conjunction with the IACP’s Highway Safety Committee (HSC) staff liaisons to coordinate the planning of a spring working group, midyear, and annual meeting, and to collaborate on the development of grant deliverables with the HSC members.
  • Support IACP staff with programming needs and operations; and
  • Additional duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in subject-relevant discipline;     
  • Minimum of five (5) years of program/project management experience;
  • Minimum of two (2) years of staff and/or consultant supervisory experience;
  • Experience managing comprehensive multi-year projects;
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills;
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to finalize products efficiently; and
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.


  • Occasional travel may be required (10-25%)
  • This is a grant funded position for which continuation funding will be sought 


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 APRIL 19, 2018.

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