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Housing Program Specialist II, Arlington, VA, US ID#15999

Cherokee Nation Management & Consulting (CNMC) is a versatile small business that provides advisory & assistance services in research, experimental development, technology implementation, and program management. CNMC has expertise in a wide-range of technical disciplines including engineering, environmental, information and asset management, along with a variety of physical and life sciences. The company is an integral part of the Technology Division’s portfolio of companies. Wholly owned by the Cherokee Nation, CNMC is part of the Cherokee Nation Businesses family of companies.


Housing Strategic Planning and Resource Advocacy Support Services: The Contractor shall coordinate, consolidate, develop, and maintain AF Housing Management Program(AFHMP) governance and programmatic documents (e.g. Family Housing Master Plan (FHMP),Housing Requirements Market Analyses (HRMAs), Housing Community Profiles, Integrated Manpower Requirements Documents (IMRDs), and Dormitory Master Plan (DMPs)); action plan(s) recommendations; task and inquiry responses; audit responses; and issue resolution action plan(s) to include BCAs; training plans and programs under AF/A4C program management oversight.


Additional duties include but are not limited to:

  • Provide detailed updates to leadership and stakeholders by participating in meetings/forums and coordinating, consolidating, developing and delivering/presenting associated meeting materials (e.g. slides, after action reports, minutes).
  • Provide oversight of AFHMPs to ensure compliance with AF policy, program guidance, procedures and use in program resource development.
  • Engage and participate in housing working groups related to AF housing program development and resourcing to ensure HAF-level inputs.
  • Engage with OSD and SAF offices to evaluate basing action impacts and reviewing and identifying future housing AFHMP requirements.
  • Engage, coordinate, and collaborate with OSD, SAF, other services, AFIMSC, AFCEC and stakeholders regarding AFHMPs requirements and resourcing.
  • Coordinate and collaborate with AFIMSC/AFCEC providing AF/A4C level guidance to develop responses to Congressional and external inquiries.


  • A Bachelor’s degree in business, management, finance or related field.
  • Minimum of seven (7) years’ experience related to Government or private sector housing.


  • Active or recently active DOD clearance
  • Technical ability to analyze facility requirements and recommend/develop strategy and guidance for resource advocacy to support the Air Force Housing Program to include: Military Family, Unaccompanied and Privatized Housing, GOQs, Housing Referral and Relocation Support Services, and enterprise military housing (eMH).
  • Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must possess good negotiating skills and must be adept at cultivating contacts with local landlords and government officials
  • Knowledge and experience with Military Family Housing (MFH) a must
  • Knowledge and experience of Military Housing Privatization Initiative (MHPI) preferred
  • Must exercise good organizational and time management skills and the capability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Knowledge of leasing fundamentals, property management and the local housing market


The position’s responsibilities are performed in a typical office environment. The physical demands described herein are representative of those that an employee must meet to perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this position, the employee must be able to stand; walk; sit; use hands and/or fingers to handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; occasionally lift and or move up to 25 pounds; operate office equipment, reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop; kneel; talk and hear.


With $400 million in annual revenue, 20% growth per year, approximately 950+ active contracts serving 60+ government agencies in 25 countries, 47 states, 2 territories and 2000+ employees, Cherokee Nation Businesses’ (CNB) group of Federal Contracting Section 8(a) companies is well positioned to deliver expertise needed to solve complex technical issues. Federal Solutions provides an array of services for 12 of the 15 cabinet-level departments and agencies – from applications and data services to cybersecurity and national defense.

Why consider Cherokee Nation and our Federal Solutions business? Here are some great resources highlighting what we do and compelling reasons for joining our team!

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