Naval Aviation Advisor, Senior

Key Role:

Promote Naval Aviation’s vision and mission by providing insight and advice concerning strategic direction and application of up-to-date standard practices to achieve forces ready to deploy. Act as a senior advisor to the government and provide support to the customer on program or project status and operations. Assess the adequacy and acceptability of evolving program or project plans and change management strategies and mold processes and operations to improve customer business methodologies. Facilitate engagement between Naval Aviation stakeholders to address challenges and issues for resolution. Formulate long- and short-term management plans designed to achieve preferred outcomes by applying knowledge of management principles, DoN organizational structures, and data and information management techniques. Analyze in-place business, operational, and financial processes and management relationships to identify and recommend programmatic modifications and process improvements. Design program or project plans, guidelines, and controls and lead and perform tasks that require both practical experience and theoretical, state-of-the-art, and technical Naval Aviation knowledge and expertise.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 15+ years of experience with Naval Aviation in complex and technically demanding projects or task environments

  • Experience as a senior commissioned naval officer

  • Experience as operational command of an aviation squadron

  • Experience with Naval Aviation Maintenance and Supply chain management

  • Secret clearance

  • Bachelor's degree

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with Aviation Major Command preferred

  • Master's degree preferred


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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