Acquisition and Program Management

GS5’s acquisition and management solutions improve operational efficiency, produce defensible budget requests, reduce risk, and save money for the government and the taxpayer. We support the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and other elements of DOD.


  • Project Monitoring and Control
  • PPBE management
  • System Transition & Strategic Planning
  • Integrated Logistics Support
  • Risk Management & Governance
  • Strategic Comms. and Congressional Affairs
  • Administrative Support Services
  • Requirements Development Analysis


  • Project Management tool development and integration
  • Professionally credentialed and DAWIA-certified staff
  • PMO experienced staff
  • Flexibility to support ACAT and Special Interest level activities
  • Staff certifications:
    • DAWIA Level III
    • Program Management Professional (PMP)
    • Certified Professional Contracts Manager (CPCM)

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Tools & Services

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    Congressional Liaison

    GS5 staff coordinate between Service leadership and the highest levels of the Federal government.

GS5, LLC’s outstanding support and consultation includes key stakeholder management and the development of strategic communications messaging for Congress, Department of Defense (DOD) and Industry Stakeholders.  We conduct direct coordination with the Office, Chief of Legislative Liaison (OCLL) and Secretary of the Army Financial Management Budget Liaison (SAFM-BUL) to facilitate key messaging and coordinate visits, briefings, and demonstrations to visiting Members of Congress, Professional Staff members, as well as senior/executive level military members.  Liaison support to DOD and Industry provides valued input to the program’s Strategic Communications effort and ensures a consistent, coordinated message on Capitol Hill through close work with Project Managers, senior leaders, and their staff.

Capabilities include:

  • Experienced Congressional Liaison with years of expertise in working with Congressional Members and Staff
  • Finely tuned communications skills with expert knowledge working with Department of Defense Leadership and Staff
  • Seasoned background working communications strategy amongst Industry partners and DOD

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    Joint Management Oversight System (JMOS)

    In support of DISA, GS5 developed and customized the JMOS tool, providing real-time programmatic insights and efficiencies.

GS5 developed and maintained the Joint Management Oversight System (JMOS) Management Reporting Tool for use by several of DISA’s programs. The GS5 financial database is a sophisticated database application developed in Microsoft Access, primarily utilizing Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) code to deliver multiple functionalities to the user.

JMOSJMOS is a GOTS program that was initially developed by budget/program analysts with an “on the ground” understanding of the day-to-day operations within the DISA Command and Control (C2C) environment, and therefore provided a customized service to those users. JMOS is a one-stop-shop for Planning, Budgeting, and Execution (PPBE) and contract detail tracking (including Earned Value reporting). JMOS data supports the PPBE process, Program Objective Memorandum (POM) development, and select program management process and reporting. GS5 has performed regular updates to the database, and has worked with the programs to customize the database’s functionality.

JMOS is a valuable management tool that is designed to yield benefits in three key categories:
  • Planning, Budget, and Execution Tracking
  • Contracts, Tasks, and EV monitoring
  • Program Management Reporting and Analysis


Our tools are integrated automated solutions that catalog all programmatic data and automates document recall, supporting the formulation of essential acquisition, performance, financial, and budget planning documentation. It is fully network-enabled and capable of mapping data to produce a program’s budget submission, performance measurement baseline (PMB), and performance metrics. It also supports the monitoring of performance-based contracting, financial reconciliation, invoice auditing, and business proces reengineering (BPR).

JMOS EVMOur tools enable a program manager to monitor acquisition and program performance from start to finish. Earned Value (EV) enables business managers to plan future budgets, track EV indices on selected contracts, and indoctrinates personnel with the intricate performance-based details necessary to evaluate contractor performance.


JMOS Performance Measurement Baseline and other reports

Our tools employ relevant and superior acquisition and business methods specifically designed to help a program manager navigate the planning, programming, budgeting, and execution (PPBE) process.