Principal Deputy ASD L and MR Joint Life Cycle Logistics Product Support Manager Key Leadership Position Qualification Board - Call for Candidates Memo, DTD 27 Apr 15
In this April 27, 2015 memorandum entitled “Joint Life Cycle Logistics Product Support Manager Key Leadership Position Qualification Board - Call for Candidates”, the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Logistics and Materiel Readiness (L&MR) formally announced the establishment of a Joint Life Cycle Logistics (LCL) Product Support Manager (PSM) Key Leadership Position (KLP) Qualification Board, as directed in a November 8, 2013 USD(AT&L) “Key Leadership Positions and Qualification Criteria” memorandum. According to the memorandum, “PSM positions for Major Defense Acquisition Programs (MDAP) and Major Automated Information System (MAIS) programs are designated as KLPs. The Qualification Board will consider Defense Acquisition Workforce applicants to identify a pool of personnel who are fully qualified to fill the PSM KLPs based on their training, education, and experience. All the qualification requirements are described in the attachments to this memorandum. Each applicant must complete an application (Attachment 2) in accordance with the instructions (Attachment 3). Application packages must be submitted electronically by the applicants or their Component to the Director, Human Capital Initiatives (HCI) at [email protected] no later than July 30, 2015. HCI will then forward the applications to the Joint LCL KLP Qualification Board for consideration. Incumbent PSMs are not required to apply but must meet KLP requirements by June 30, 2015, as described in the Reference. The initial Joint LCL KLP Qualification Board will be held on September 15-16, 2015. Subsequent Boards will meet at least annually. In addition to the requirements contained in the Reference, the application addresses LCL-specific requirements (Attachment 4), which will also be used as criteria to detem1ine qualification. Once qualified, qualification status continues in effect as long as the individual remains current with Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act continuous learning points in the LCL career field. Upon conclusion of the Board’s review, the LCL KLP Joint Qualification Board will notify candidates and their appropriate Component personnel of the Board’s determination and will also report the results to the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics.” .