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Booz Allen Hamilton

Policy Development Specialist

Springfield, Virginia
Expiration Date: August 17, 2017

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Policy Development Specialist, Senior

Key Role:

Provide a client's office with expert policy support. Perform research, analysis, coordination, development, drafting, negotiation, and adjudication of client policy instruments, including directives, instructions, policy notices, and memorandum. Provide research and analytical assessments of significant policy issues facing the agency, including recommendations for courses of action. Review and provide guidance regarding issuance from external organizations in the IC, establish comments or positions, and coordinate responses to those policies. Serve as an onsite liaison for the policy mapping function, including reviewing data collection, coordinating subject matter expert engagements, and providing regular briefings and updates to clients on status and issues.

Basic Qualifications:

-7+ years of experience as a staff officer in roles working with national or DoD policy

-Experience with using Microsoft Office

-Ability to engage and advise senior government officials

-TS/SCI clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience in the NGA or the intelligence community

-Knowledge of national and IC policy

-Knowledge of functional management and the National System for Geospatial Intelligence

-Ability to adapt to a work environment with variations in operations tempo and prioritize tasks

-Possession of excellent negotiation, organizational, interpersonal, and customer support skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph preferred

-BA or BS degree in Public Policy, International Policy, Political Science, or in a related field preferred

Clearance:

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

 

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

Interest Area 
Consulting
Journalism/Publishing
Policy
Research
Position Type 
Full-Time
Minimum Degree Requirements 
College Degree
Position Level 
Mid-career