Strategic Planner, Senior

Key Role:

Apply subject matter expertise in environmental analysis to analyzing the development of theater strategy, campaign planning, contingency planning, theater posture, force allocation and deployment priorities, political and military prioritization, and Unconventional (UW) and Irregular (IW) warfare. Generate draft planning input supporting Combatant Campaign plans and strategic plans. Analyze the development of a Combatant Campaign plan supporting Lines of Efforts (LOEs) and Intermediate Military Objectives (IMOs) to degrade, disrupt, and destroy threat organizations, enable partner nation military capabilities, enhance the capabilities of partner nation institutions, and deter adversary military interventions. Conduct contingency planning and development to provide courses of action and analysis required for deliberate planning and crisis action planning supporting contingencies. Perform directed analysis of specific issues of concern related to the framing of complex problem sets. Conduct analysis and develop planning recommendations for UW and IW. Prepare briefings and reports on analysis methodology and results and provide work leadership to junior employees.

Basic Qualifications:

-20 years of experience in working with the US military

-Experience with a Geographic Combatant Command (GCC)

-Active Top Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

-Graduate of National Defense University, War College, including Senior Service College, or any service Command and General Staff College

Additional Qualifications:

-Knowledge of regional and country planning, campaign or contingency planning, or a US country team

-Ability to travel CONUS and OCONUS

-TS/SCI clearance


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

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