Skip navigation
Unable to save this job. Please try again later.


Email this Job to Yourself or a Friend

To begin the application process, please enter your email address.

Company Contact Info

  • Alexandria, VA

Already have an account?

Sign in to apply with your saved resumes.

New to CareerBuilder?

Don't have an account? Continue as a guest!

Sorry, we cannot save or unsave this job right now.

Report this Job

Trust and Site Security Team.

Don't miss out on new jobs!

Get the latest Policy Analyst (Business and Financial Operations) jobs in Alexandria, VA delivered directly to your inbox. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Saving Your Job Alert

Job Alert Saved!

Could not save Job Alert!

You have too many Job Alerts!

This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.

Sign Up

or   Sign In Here
Password Must Contain
8 to 15 characters
1 uppercase letter
1 number or symbol
1 lowercase letter
Create an Account with CareerBuilder to save jobs & unlock these great features
See similar job titles and skills to help you make your next move
Upload a resume and become visible to Hiring Managers and Employers
Compare Salary Information to see where you stand amongst your peers
Easily Quick Apply to jobs with just one click!

Email Send Failed!

UWSD18-504: Army Policy Analyst

Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. • Alexandria, VA

Posted 19 days ago

Job Snapshot

Degree - 4 Year Degree
Other Great Industries

Job Description

The SPA Defense Strategy and Policy Team advises and provides analysis to senior Department of Defense customers on a wide range of national level issues including; the development of defense strategy concepts, deterrence related policy and strategy issues, strategic communications, and development of advanced operating concepts. The team has broad expertise working at the most senior of levels of government, and specializes in integrating complex and crosscutting issues for senior decision makers.

• Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science, International Relations, National Security Studies, or related field.
• 6-10 years of experience in related fields is required
• Experience directly interacting with, briefing, or advising senior U.S. Army or DoD decision makers.  
• Service in leadership position demonstrating ability to lead projects and teams.
• Must be capable of clearly communicating complex ideas through excellent oral and written communication skills, including presenting material to senior decision-makers or briefing large groups.
• Must be comfortable working in a fast paced and ambiguous environment.
• Must be capable of analyzing complex issues, developing simplified problem statements, and establishing objective approaches to identify and compare the merits of competing solutions.
• Proficient in using Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
• Active SECRET security clearance.  

Preferred Qualifications
• Graduate Degree in international affairs, military strategy/history, Joint operations, strategic communications, or European or Indo-Pacific regional studies. 
• Uniformed or civilian U.S. Army experience
• Experience with U.S. Army acquisitions programs, capability analysis, capability requirements development, or doctrine/warfare concept development
• Experience with strategic communications, public affairs, media, and/or peer-reviewed publishing.
• Experience with development, analysis, or implementation of U.S. Army strategy and policy.
• Service on HQDA or subordinate command staff, Combatant Command, or Joint Staff. 
• Interim or final TOP SECRET security clearance.

Job Description:

Provide analytical and strategic communications support to HQDA and perform work on various National Security topics in support to U.S. Army customers.  Responsible for leading and participating in analytical studies, developing or reviewing papers that analyze or recommend positions on issues, drafting and presenting briefing materials, and developing other materials to support policy implementation and strategic communications.  Provide consistent thought leadership to junior analysts in support of customer on a wide range of topics concerning Army strategy and policy.  Must be able to quickly digest and interpret large amounts of information.  Anticipate and respond to customer needs by proactively identifying problem areas or opportunities and presenting solutions and plans.

Job ID: UWSD18-504
Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this Job.
For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.
By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.
Don't miss out on new jobs like this
Get the latest jobs delivered to your inbox. Unsubscribe at any time.

Saving Your Job Alert

Job Alert Created

Well, this is embarrassing. We are having trouble saving your search. You can try again or come back at a later time.

Maximum Email Alerts

This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.