Encl. (5) to COMDTINST 5280.1
Subj: REQUIREMENTS PROJECT MANAGER CHARTER; DEEPWATER MISSION
(4) concur on the R&D project manager's budget forecasts, obligation plans, and financial
(5) act as the sponsoring office's approval authority for specifications for project-related
contracts and necessary contract modifications; and
(6) sign correspondence relating to the project as: Requirements Project Manager
Deepwater Mission Analysis.
d. Your accountability. With respect to Deepwater Mission Analysis, you are accountable to
the Chief, Office of Law Enforcement and Defense Operations via Chief, Cutter Division. With
respect to process and policy development, you are accountable to the Chairman of the Operations
Coordinating Council via the Chief, Office of Law Enforcement and Defense Operations and Chief,
e. Responsibility. authority. and accountability of Operating and Support Program Managers
and Facility Managers. Operating and Support Program Managers and Facility Managers shall take
appropriate action to achieve project objectives within the context of their roles as program/facility
managers. Program and Facility Managers shall be represented by the Working Group members
shown in enclosure (4). Program Managers are accountable to their respective Program Directors
for quality and timeliness of completion of project tasks. Program Directors shall be represented by
Guidance Team members. Research support shall be provided by the Coast Guard Research and
Development Center in accordance with references (d) and (e).
4. Action. You shall comply with this Charter. By copy of this Charter, all Offices are directed
to take all proper actions necessary to achieve the objectives of the project. Target date for
completion of this iteration of Mission Analysis is second quarter CY95.