DMS International (DMS) is a professional services firm headquartered in Silver Spring, Maryland, with work locations throughout the continental United States. We prepare managers and executives to lead their workforce through customized learning solutions that drive the standards of an ever-changing world. We build creative, unique and engaging learning experiences for commercial, civilian and defense organizations. Our high-caliber talent, delivery methodology and innovative solutions contribute to preparing a workforce that is ready for the future. You can join us on this journey to bring efficiency and creativity to our customers.

At DMS, we are the catalyst for effective workforce transformation. To achieve this, we hire professionals who take pride in doing quality work and who are excited about contributing to the professional development of tomorrow's leaders.

DMS seeks candidates that possess and display the attributes that reflect our Core Values of:

  • Quality in delivering solutions,
  • Leadership,
  • Innovation,
  • Teamwork,
  • Integrity in conduct
  • Responsiveness to our customer’s mission

Job Description

DMS International (DMS) is seeking a Deputy Program Manager to serve as assistant to the Program Manager for a major FAA learning services contract. The Deputy Program Manager will support the Program Manager in performing day-to-day management of overall contract support operations and will perform Program Manager duties during the Program Manager’s absence.


  • Support day-to-day management of program on customer site in DC
  • Support government staff, including Director, on an ongoing basis with writing briefs, preparing PowerPoint presentations, and providing meeting support
  • Interface directly with Government personnel in exercising management responsibilities.
  • Coordinate Program Management Office functions as required.
  • Ensure compliance of all products with DMS Quality Management System
  • Attend / facilitate weekly status and scheduling meetings and teleconferences as required
  • Complete other duties as assigned

Required Skills

  • Experience with supporting federal contract operations
  • Experience with learning services delivery contracts
  • Strong customer service and troubleshooting skills
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Professional demeanor, with experience working directly with clients
  • Organizational skills, with ability to plan and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work onsite M-F 8am – 5pm and to work either independently or in a team environment


  • Master’s degree in Business Administration, Leadership, Organizational Development or related field.
  • BA or BS degree in Business, Leadership, Adult Learning, or related field.


  • Washington, D.C, Navy Yard District