IEA Corp., an EverWatch company is in search of a Special Operations
Policy Assistant to support OUSD(P) in Arlington, VA.
* Provide written assessments of the political and institutional
environment in which decisions are made and implemented and determine
policy issues, risks, and mitigation strategies related to Special
Operations policies and oversight.
* Develop initial concepts
related to special operations, coordinate and develop into refined
plans and policy positions, and develop detailed briefings for
presentation to the most senior levels of the DoD, the Federal
Government, and Congress.
* Assist Government representative(s)
in drafting formal policies and DoD issuances for approval.
Coordinate annual posture briefs, reports and briefings to Congress,
and OSD guidance relating to Congressional action within the DoD and
* Coordinate Congressional engagement with OSD
Legislative Affairs and OUSD (Comptroller) Legislative Affairs.
Develop talking points, papers, and briefings for DoD leadership
regarding Special Operations policy.
* Review, coordinate, and
support implementation and administration of the Counterterrorism
* Monitor Congressional actions and develop
strategies for legislative engagement relating to Special Operations
* Support review, policy oversight, and coordination of
Combatant Command Special Operations plans and operational
* Review/coordinate ODASD SOCT position concerning
Service and Joint Staff Special Operations policy and doctrine
issuances, including consideration of policy guidance.
data and compile information for Government quarterly and annual
report preparation, approval and submission to Congress.
Monitor and analyze CCMD special operations program progress and
assess for policy equities and proposed changes.
stakeholders of special operations program capabilities and assist
with the integration of other stakeholders into Special Operations
plans and programs.
* Monitor, evaluate and coordinate policy
issuances relating to Special Operations, including and Military
Information Support Operations (MISO), counterterrorism, and Irregular
Warfare (IW) in CCMD areas of responsibility.
* Develop separate,
tailored briefings for the Assistant Secretaries of Defense, Chief
Operating Officer, and Under Secretary of Defense for Policy regarding
Special Operations activities in specific CCMD areas of
* Monitor and shape Department-wide initiatives,
programs, and guidance related to Special Operations, including
information operations, counterterrorism, and irregular warfare.
Required Skills / Minimum Qualifications:
* Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university
TS/SCI Security Clearance
* Minimum of 3 years’ experience in
Preferred Skills and Experience:
* Master’s Degree from an accredited university
* Minimum 5
years of combined OSD, Joint Staff, or Service level experience