Position Description

Acquisition Analyst III
Work Location Stafford, VA
Clearance Requirements Secret
Goldbelt Company Goldbelt C6, LLC
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C6, a subsidiary of Goldbelt, Inc., Goldbelt, Incorporated is an urban, Alaska Native, for-profit corporation with locations in Juneau, Alaska and Herndon, VA. Its primary purpose is to manage assets and to conduct business for the benefit of its shareholders, approximately 3,600 people, almost all of Alaska Native heritage. Goldbelt, Inc. is in search of a Acquisition Analyst III to support the Joint Project Manager Protection (JPM P), in Edgewood, MD.

​Requirements:

  • ​5-7 years experience with Bachelor's degree;
  • 10+ years experience in applicable field in lieu of degree.

Performance Based Tasks Required:

  • Use and apply acquisition programmatic and technical program management support for strategic and operational concepts.
  • Manage and coordinate operational and technical support for programs. 
  • Manage and coordinate daily sustainment and/or future acquisitions operations, support or lead Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) and provide guidance to Government leadership.
  • Use and apply total life cycle management, as well as inform the requirements process through identification of logistics capability gaps, requirements generation, acquisition, fielding, sustainment, and disposal of materiel solutions.
  • Serve as the adviser for materiel solutions project management techniques and best practices.
  • Participate in or lead support activities (i.e., training product development, logistics demonstrations, manual validation/verifications, Instructor/Key Personnel Training (IKPT), task demonstrations, warfighter working groups, user assessments, and stakeholder liaison activities) as necessary.
  • Develop, design, and implement annual and long-range plans to realize the product development components of strategic objectives for the Government Lead.
  • Draft, review, staff, and provide comment to logistics-related documentation. Track the status of action items, program milestones, and monthly sustainment reports.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of CBRND programs of record, developmental CBRND-related programs, and programs within the sustainment phase, when required.
  • Use planning, analytical, problem solving, organizational, and leadership skills to support the following:
  • Interaction with stakeholders.
  • Work and project prioritization.
  • Gathering, analyzing, and presenting facts and positions using data collection techniques and tools.
  • Identifying problems and developing solutions.
  • Planning and executing programs, projects, or studies within established constraints (e.g., funding, schedule, etc.)
  • The contractor shall evaluate recommendations, analyze and collect information and support documentation, and provide recommendations for leadership to make informed portfolio decisions.
  • Support and provide input into cost and performance management across the product support value chain, from design to disposal.
  • Use and apply Department of Defense (DoD) acquisition processes, and relate them to products, production, and sustainment.
  • Coordinate supportability efforts with stakeholders within DoD and the Joint Services, as well as other Federal and non-Federal agencies.
  • Report on each program’s reliability, availability, and maintainability.
  • Provide Program Objective Memorandum (POM) data.
  • Control expenses to stay within budget guidelines, following identified priorities set by spend plans and making every effort to achieve economic savings.
  • Conduct research on technical capabilities of contractors and development of estimated costs; write technical Statements of Work (SOWs), Statements of Objective (SOOs), Requests for Proposal (RFPs); and provide an assessment of the capability to contract logistics support activities.
  • Plan CBRN equipment buys over the FYDP necessary to maintain readiness and coordinate with multiple sources to determine equipment availability.
  • Speak clearly and shall develop oral and written communications.
  • Use Joint Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear Defense (CBRND) strategic, operational, and tactical capabilities to apply Joint operational concepts to projects and programs.
  • Plan, submit, track, and reconcile Military Standard Requisitioning and Issue Procedures (MILSTRIP) and develop purchase requests/Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) packages in conjunction with Government finance personnel, when required.
  • Manage relative SharePoint sites.
  • Provide on-going analytical and program support management.
  • Plan, organize, and develop program management techniques and internal controls for acquisition programs and product management support functions. 
  • Shall oversee daily operations, determine current and future program objectives, monitor engineering activities (i.e., design, development, modification, and analysis systems and their associated components), and performing analysis of program cost, schedule, and performance.
  • Conduct data reviews for specific CBRN-related tasks for equipment items on applicable software programs, when needed.
  • Provide technical acquisition strategy support to the Government Lead.
  • Manage the portfolio and recommend strategies, review schedules, identify issues, and recommend actions to meet program milestones.
  • Gain concurrence, approval, and consensus from stakeholders on various issues for the Government Lead.
  • Provide a consistent presence to relay issues, concerns, and perceptions of key stakeholders.
  • Interact with Government and contract support personnel who oversee discrete elements of the acquisition program, including all aspects of program support management.
  • Monitor project schedules to ensure proper resources and risks are recognized and mitigated.
  • Work with disparate functional groups and team members in order to understand, analyze, execute, and communicate acceptable solutions to overcome challenges and mitigate cost, schedule, and performance risks.
  • Assist in developing and executing trade-off analyses to support capabilities optimization.
  • Review internal and external reports and briefs, including those of other agencies, and provide analyses of the documents, including relevance and impact.
  • Interpret specifications, requirements, and technical data.
  • Chair and direct IPT meetings when assigned, providing guidance for the overall portfolio.  Facilitate various meetings and discussions with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Develop documentation, provide advice, and analyze data for informational and pre-decisional program meetings.
  • Lead or assist in preparation and support of Program Management Reviews, Integrated Product Teams, Product Support Management reviews, and other meetings.
  • Author, edit, review, and deliver detailed presentations and briefings.
  • Draft, develop, review, analyze, and staff critical acquisition documents, reports, and briefings, memorandums, briefings, information papers, issue papers, meeting meetings, etc.).
  • Provide coordination and staff support at meetings, program reviews, conferences, and briefings by producing the agenda and meeting minutes, preparing presentation materials and displays, hosting or participating in the event, and recording and tracking action items.
  • Track the status of action items and assigned milestones, and meet deadlines.
  • Respond to internal and external requests for information.
  • Maintain a library of product/program-specific electronic files and applicable reference materials for the portfolio.
  • Collaborate with external stakeholders on experimentation and demonstrations to identify opportunities to develop future capabilities in response to evolving strategic operational threats and advise staff on potential program initiatives.
  • Work closely with internal and external teams and agencies to identify and understand strategic operations, current acquisitions, and sustainment processes, and apply those processes to the portfolio.
  • Interpret North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), ABCA, Joint, multi-service, and Service doctrine, policy, and concepts, applying the interpretation to the portfolio.
  • Develop emerging Concept of Operations (CONOPS), Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs), and Enterprise activities when directed.  Also, subject matter conversant on Service TTPs.
  • Provide acquisition and technical program support management on the Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear Defense Program (CBRNDP) and the DoD Instruction (DoDI) 5000.02, serving as an acquisition advisor to the Government Lead. 
  • Evaluate, define, analyze, and recommend strategies and potential systems to meet CBRNDP threats, and assist in integrating emerging technology to augment systems under development.
  • Assist CBRNDP-supported demonstration campaigns encompassing actions immediately after an attack or incident.
  • Engage with stakeholders at meetings and discussion forums, liaise with other organizations, and provide insight to the Services’ staffs.
  • Independently or working in conjunction with other agency personnel, prepare documentation addressing impacts of policy, program, performance, and budget changes in assigned programs and articulate how these changes affect portfolio execution and life cycle management performance.
  • Assist in identifying, developing, and expediting materiel solutions for program deficiencies, and tailor all DoDI 5000.02 documentation requirements for each individual program and strategy, developing the documentation in accordance with the latest regulatory, statutory, and Service policies.
  • Review and analyze Joint and Service requirements, products, and processes to ensure compatibility with overall acquisition systems planning.
  • Travel in support of Government efforts, approximately 25%.

Experience and/or Certifications Required:

·     Preferred: Defense Acquisition University (DAU) Level III certification, or the equivalency, in Program Management or Logistics Management is desired. DAU courses will be at Government cost; however, travel costs (ex: Per Diem, lodging, mileage) will not be at Government cost.

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