Center for Space Policy and Strategy Project Leader

5 - 7 years experience  •  IT Consulting/Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17
Crystal City, VA
5 - 7 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17

Responsibilities

Join an elite team leading program evaluation for the Center for Space Policy and Strategy.  As a Project Leader you will develop study methodologies, gather data, and structure analysis. If you are ready to advance your career in policy and program analysis level, this is the role for you. 

Duties:

-              Lead program evaluation project teams as part of the Center for Space Policy and Strategy

-              Build multi-disciplinary and cross-Aerospace teams to address complex customer-directed and internally-funded projects, often on compressed schedules

-              Incisively identify the most critical aspects of complex problems to focus attention on variables that have the greatest impact on outcomes

-              Develop study methodologies, gather data, structure analysis, and produce visually compelling deliverables to make the complex as simple as possible for senior level policymakers and other customers, including both technical and non-technical audiences

-              Brief results to multiple levels of customer organizations, including strategic-level leadership

Qualifications

RequiredQualifications:

-              Bachelor’s degree in a technical or policy-relevant field

-              An active TS/SCI clearance, or the ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance

-              Substantial coursework at the graduate or undergraduate level in one or more quantitative discipline(s)

-              5+ years of experience in government program/portfolio analysis, systems analysis, strategic resource allocation, or related activities

-              5+ years of experience interfacing with government at senior levels (eg, GO/FO/SES/appointee/member of Congress); experience may be operating from inside or outside government

-              Understanding of interagency and congressional processes and their effects on program formulation and execution

-              Demonstrated ability to write clear and compelling prose, especially for communicating complex and technical issues to non-technical audiences

DesiredQualifications:

-              Master's Degree or other graduate degree

-              Direct military, intelligence community or civil space experience highly desired

-              Publications on topics relevant to program evaluation, policy, or strategy

 

Requisition ID: 27621

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