Irregular Warfare and Unconventional Warfare Planning SME

Key Role:

Conduct detailed Irregular Warfare (IW) and Unconventional Warfare (UW) planning to support achievement of overarching Theater Campaign Plan objectives. Produce clear, concise, and effective IW/UW plans and orders. Provide IW and UW doctrine, operations, policy, and authorities subject matter expertise and integration of lessons learned to support senior leader decision making. Maintain routine interface with selected allies and partners to develop and improve key partner IW/UW plans and capabilities. Facilitate key partner IW/UW capability development with allied and partner representatives during conduct of focused workshops and conferences. Conduct and validate research and analysis and prepare information papers, decision papers, and briefings to inform client leadership.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of experience with irregular warfare (IW) or unconventional warfare (UW) authorities as an industry or government professional

  • Experience in conducting preparation of the environment activities and sensitive activities programs and advising, assisting, and accompanying roles with partner nations

  • Experience working in Europe theater

  • TS/SCI clearance

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Completion of Special Forces Qualification Course (SFQC)

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with specialized military groups

  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Master’s degree


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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