Job Description

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Project Officer and Program and Policy Analyst

Key Role:

Assist with analyzing policy and guidance for DoD Special Access Program (SAP) matters and provide analytical support to the DoD client in leading the development of oversight and governance policy. Analyze policy requirements and proposed policy and review and edit policy documents, reports, or associated correspondence. Oversee client project or technical management for intermediate to complex policy projects. Assist the DoD client with analyzing plans and programs to support the integration of SAP, Controlled Access Programs (CAP), and Alternative Compensatory Control Measures (ACCM) programs. Develop and manage processes, draft formal guidance, and monitor execution and implementation. Compose documents and prepare senior leader decision packages. Adjudicate inputs to senior leader decision packages, prepare handouts, and distribute read aheads and other associated products in support of these projects.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience with working on Defense programs or projects

  • Experience with managing projects

  • Experience with supporting working groups and committees at the working and executive levels

  • Experience with writing DoD directives, instructions, and manuals

  • Experience with researching and writing background papers, talking points, and briefings to all levels of leadership

  • TS/SCI clearance

  • Bachelor's degree

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with SAPs

  • Knowledge of CAPs and ACCM

  • Ability to consult with subject matter experts on problems, work in a highly collaborative, team-oriented environment, and balance long- and short-term tasks

  • Ability to be flexible, take the initiative, and be innovative to succeed in an ambiguous and fast-paced environment, composing client deliverable quality documentation, analysis, and reports

  • Ability to take poorly defined problems and convert them into questions for which practical solutions can be defined

  • Ability to work independently, be detail-oriented, and organized


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.


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Work Model
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  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

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