Security Assistance Program Coordinator

Key Role:
Apply expertise in security assistance subject matter to a DoD client to manage and oversee the implementation of a peacekeeping partnership program to help countries generate and deploy peacekeepers rapidly. Analyze the development of a library of narrative reports, briefing decks, financial spreadsheets, and equipment delivery trackers to ensure the client maintains full situational awareness of all program-related activities and issues. Analyze the development of an Assessment, Monitoring, and Evaluation (AM&E) program to measure the impact of program engagements and assess the performance of program implementers. Plan and participate in senior strategic- and action officer-level bilateral planning discussions with partner nation officials. Provide programmatic oversight of train and equip engagements and ensure implementers remain compliant with program policy and reporting requirements. 

Basic Qualifications:

-7+ years of experience with the US military or DoD
-2+ years of experience at a Combatant Command or service component headquarters
-Experience with DoD security cooperation planning and programming and DoD Assessment, Monitoring, and Evaluation (AM&E)
-Ability to create reports, briefings, and documents, including at the Flag, General, or SES level, and deliver them with client-ready quality

-Ability to travel internationally up to 25% of the time

-Secret clearance required
-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with pseudo-FMS case management

-Experience with coordinating and collaborating across the interagency community to conduct security assistance or security cooperation activities

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
-Completion of DISCS Security Cooperation Management, Security Cooperation Management Policy, Programs, and Planning, or other similar courses
-Completion of vocational Assessment, Monitoring and Evaluation (AM&E) training
-Completion of Joint Professional Military Education Phase I and/or II

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

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