Communications and Technologies Project Manager

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The Communications and Technologies Project Manager position operates within the Management Team of the Bay Area Urban Areas Security Initiative (UASI). The Bay Area UASI Program, a division of the San Francisco Department of Emergency Management (DEM), is responsible for managing Homeland Security grant distribution to the twelve counties of the Bay Area UASI region. For more information on the Bay Area UASI, please visit: www.bayareauasi.org.

Under the direction of the Regional Program Manager, the Communications and Technologies Regional Project Manager develops regional programs and leads project planning efforts for the UASI grant funded National Priority Areas of cybersecurity and countering domestic violent extremism (DVE). This position builds public-private and other strategic partnerships; defines organizational structure; manages outside agencies, consultants and vendors; coordinates Bay Area UASI planning, training and exercise functions to meet FEMA and the National Homeland Security Program goals and objectives; coordinates, plans, and facilitates meetings; serves as department representative and subject-matter expert involving regional projects; makes decisions on programmatic policies and procedures; prepares and presents on related topics to diverse stakeholders; and performs related duties as required.

The Communications and Technologies Regional Project Manager oversees and executes all programmatic tasks associated with the application for and distribution of federal and state grants, including maintaining records, negotiating deliverables and timelines for projects, and creating agreements outlining contract amounts and terms. The position provides regional coordination, monitoring, management, and oversight of grant-funded projects and programs. The Communications and Technologies Regional Project Manager works with regional stakeholders to obtain information and make recommendations to the Bay Area UASI Approval Authority on the application for and allocation and distribution of grant funds.

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