Resource and Training Management Capacity Advisor in Arlington, VA at PAE

Date Posted: 7/13/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Arlington, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/13/2020

Job Description

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Resource and Training Management Capacity Advisor

Duties and Responsibilities: The Resource and Training Management Capacity Advisor at PMTC will be a senior in-country mentor dedicated to advising the UPDF staff at the PMTC to improve the planning and delivery of their pre-deployment training. The advisor effectively fulfills the role as the GPOI Program Office’s senior most expert on UPDF pre-deployment training issues at the PMTC.   The advisor will interface with the US Embassy, UPDF military leadership, US military, international partners and other stakeholders associated with UPDF’s pre-deployment training. The Advisor will also work very closely with trainers conducting training activities supporting the African Peacekeeping Rapid Response Partnership (APRRP) at the PMTC.  The Resource and Training Management Capacity Advisor will also serve as the Task Order Team Leader (TL).

Duties and Responsibilities while serving as Team Lead: The Team Lead (TL) will be the Program Manager’s primary point of contact for contract execution and coordination of the U.S. Department of State’s complex, multifaceted Global Peace Operations Initiative (GPOI) Program in a designated African country. The TL is the primary interface with the US Embassy, Partner nation military leadership, US military, international partners and other stakeholders associated with the training of peacekeepers.  The TL receives guidance from the PM and COR and is responsible for providing in-country direction and management for all contractor personnel.

Minimum Qualifications: The Resource and Training Management Capacity Advisor shall have the following education, experience, and military background:

  • Completed U.S. or foreign equivalent Military Education Level 4 (Command and General Staff College)
  • Minimum of fifteen (15) years military operations and training experience cumulative with directly related experience in overseas program operations.
  • Experience as senior trainer to a foreign security partner with directly related experience in capacity building and unit-level assessments.
  • (Preferred) Experience in organizational development, conducting activities intended to drive institutional improvement and self-sufficient organizational change.
  • (Preferred) Experience in a U.S. or foreign military training and doctrine development organization, or permanent assignment to a U.S. or foreign military training school or combat training center.
  • (Preferred) Bachelor’s degree.
  • (Preferred) Regional Experience in Sub-Saharan Africa.

PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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