Acquisition Analyst III
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 Stafford, VA.
Performance Based Tasks Required:
· Use and apply acquisition programmatic and technical program management support for operational concepts.
· Manage and coordinate operational and technical support to JPM Protection programs.
· Manage and coordinate daily staff operations, support the Government lead on Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) and provide guidance to Government leadership.
· Use planning, analytical, problem solving, organizational, and leadership skills to support the following:
o Interaction with stakeholders.
o Work and project prioritization.
o Gathering, analyzing, and presenting facts and positions using data collection techniques and tools.
o Identifying problems and developing solutions.
o Planning and executing programs, projects, or studies within established constraints (e.g., funding, schedule, etc.)
· Evaluate recommendations, analyze and collect information and support documentation, and assist the staff in making informed decisions.
· Use and apply Department of Defense (DoD) acquisition processes.
· Develop oral and written communications, and shall speak clearly.
· Use Joint Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear Defense (CBRND) strategic, operational, and tactical capabilities to apply Joint operational concepts projects and programs.
· Provide on-going analytical and program management support, assist in facilitating and coordinating daily staff operations, communications, and processes.
· Plan, organize, and develop program management techniques and internal controls for acquisition programs and support functions.
· Oversee day-to-day operations, determining program objectives, monitoring engineering activities (i.e., design, development, modification, and analysis systems and their associated components), and
performing analysis of program cost, schedule, and performance.
· Provide technical acquisition strategy support to the Government Lead.
· Recommend strategies, review schedules, identify issues, and recommend actions to meet program milestones.
· Gain concurrence, approval, and consensus from stakeholders on various issues.
· 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.
· 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
· 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.
· Prepare detailed briefings.
· Chair and direct IPT meetings when needed, providing guidance for all assigned programs. Facilitate various meetings and discussions with internal and external stakeholders.
· Assist in the development of documentation, provide advice, and analyze data for informational and pre-decisional program meetings.
· Lead or assist in preparation and support of PMRs, IPTS, and other meetings.
· Author, edit, review, and deliver 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, ensuring deadlines are met.
· Respond to internal and external requests for information.
· Maintain a library of product/program-specific electronic files and applicable reference materials for one or more programs.
· Collaborate with external stakeholders on experimentation and demonstrations to identify opportunities where the JPEO-CBRND can 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 and current acquisition processes, applying those processes to the JPM P portfolio.
· Interpret North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), ABCA, Joint, multi-service, and Service doctrine, policy, and concepts, applying the interpretation to JPM P programs.
· Develop emerging Concept of Operations (CONOPS), Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs), and Enterprise activities. Also be subject matter conversant on Service TTPs.
· Provide acquisition and technical program management support on the Chemical-Biological Defense Program (CBDP) and the DoD Instruction DoDI 5000.02, serving as an acquisition advisor to the JPM P.
· Evaluate, define, analyze, and recommend strategies and potential systems to meet Chemical and Biological (CB) threats, and assist in integrating emerging JPEO-CBRND technology to augment systems
· Assist CBDP-supported demonstration campaigns encompassing actions immediately after an attack or incident.
Experience and/or Certifications Required:
· Preferred: Defense Acquisition University (DAU) Level III certification, or the equivalency, in Program Management is desired. DAU courses will be at Government cost; however, travel costs (ex: Per Diem, lodging, mileage) will not be at Government cost.