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Program Logistics Manager, Tulsa, OK, US, or Remote ID# 18702

Cherokee Nation Operational Solutions (CNOS) provides a complete line of medical equipment and supplies along with innovative office products and services to businesses and health care facilities throughout North America. Wholly owned by Cherokee Nation, Cherokee Nation Operational Solutions is part of the Cherokee Nation Businesses’ family of companies.

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Assists project manager in managing various facets of assigned programs, including timelines, budgeting, technical performance, personnel, duty assignments, and risk mitigation.  Interfaces with customers, various business units and functions to manage project milestones and major events. Participates in the administration of contracts at all stages of development.  Serves as major interface between project customers and company employees.


  • Performs the duties and functions of the project manager on a temporary, as-needed basis.
  • Assists in the development and management of various facets of assigned projects, including scheduling, pricing, technical performance, and workload assignment to employees.
  • Assists in the administration of contracts at all stages of development, including negotiation, modification, proposal formulation, planning, setting of financial conditions, review, interpretation, and fiscal management.
  • Helps develop and maintain cost, performance, and schedule baselines for assigned projects.
  • Assists in coordinating the work of various departments/individuals on specific projects to ensure that each project is completed on schedule and under cost.
  • Maintains regular contact with customers, keeping them informed of delivery and/or production schedules, potential contract deviations, and payment status.
  • Assists in providing proactive risk mitigation measures for all assigned projects.
  • Maintains contact with internal functional managers, supplier representatives, and customer representatives concerning overall project execution, internal operational decisions, scheduling requirements, and specific contractual issues/clarifications.
  • Participates in briefings and technical meetings for internal and external representatives and customers.
  • Assists in coordination and development of proposals and business capture strategies as needed.
  • Develops and provides presentations to customers and senior management as required on project cost, schedule, performance, and specific issues.
  • Aids in the formulation and development of practical solutions as related to assigned projects.
  • Maintains detailed knowledge of US Government contracting regulations as applied to small and minority business contracting.
  • Assists with the annual, quarterly, and monthly inventory of client owned equipment and ensures quality of equipment is maintained.
  • Supports the project staff by facilitating project logistics such as equipment shipments, travel requirements, and on site installations as needed.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.


No supervisory authority.


Bachelor degree and 5+ years of professional experience required.


  • Ability to determine the urgency and apply commonsense/understanding in successfully the assigned mission/function/instructions.  
  • Should be skilled in the common business software applications of Word, PowerPoint, and Excel as well as company specific software/programs for timekeeping, accounting, or quality.  
  • Interpersonal skills; telephone skills; patience; problem solving skills; attention to detail; organization skills; accuracy; time management.
  • Ability to work virtually and manage personnel in multiple time zones


Moderate sound (e.g., business office with office machines and computers, people traffic); the ability to see and read computer screens, and the ability to talk or 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!

Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, gender identity and sexual orientation. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please copy and paste the links to the following two sites: EEO Statement | EEO Poster

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