EXPERIENCE: Minimum of six (6) years (cumulative) professional work experience in one of the following areas: Military, intelligence, security cooperation, disaster preparedness/response, law enforcement, or public/animal health is required.
JOB KNOWLEDGE: Basic knowledge of Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) issues, law enforcement and/or disaster preparedness/response. Good understanding of transnational crime and public health issues in Africa.
This may be tested. Please specify your level of proficiency in the language listed.
LANGUAGE: English Fluent in reading/speaking/writing is required.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Proficiency with MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel is required. Incumbent is required to use the following proprietary software on regular basis: INVEST, ILMS, APACS, MyServices, DOD SharePoint, DOS SharePoint, Zoom, WebEx, Skype, Microsoft Teams, Adobe Pro. NOTE: Training for these systems will be provided to job holder upon selection.
Ability to draft precise and complete reports in English, with strategic context with limited requirement for editing.
A typing ability is required, speed is not a factor, but accuracy will be emphasized.
Ability to manage multiple, complex and diverse tasks simultaneously and for extended periods.
Ability to exercise initiative and resourcefulness in obtaining information, assistance, and support with minimal oversight.
Ability to interact with other people from diverse backgrounds, use sound judgment and provide accurate reporting data to senior level officials.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO): The U.S. Mission provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.