Policy\/Regulatory Specialist V at Watermark Risk Management in Fort Belvoir, Virginia

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Job Description:

Come make your mark with Watermark! We're a rapidly growing Service- Disabled, Veteran- Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) specializing in risk management and security. Founded by USAF Veterans in 2007, we're intimately familiar with DOD security programs and mission requirements. Along with our core values of innovation, effective communication, integrity and work/life balance, our employees are the key to our success.


At Watermark, our people come first. We offer comprehensive benefits to address our employees' physical, mental, emotional, and financial well-being. This includes 100% employer- paid medical insurance, ample paid leave, a free employee assistance program, and a competitive 401k savings plan.


We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Policy/Regulatory Specialist V to join our talented team in Ft. Belvoir, VA.



Position Description:



Lend your skills to provide Advisory & Assistance Services (A&AS) expertise for the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) in support of the Research and Development (RD) Directorate. RD provides programmatic, financial and policy expertise across the chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and high-yield explosives (CBRNE) spectrum and in the countering weapons of mass destruction (CWMD), countering improvised threats (CIT) and countering improvised threat networks (CTN) mission domains to encompass understanding, detection, identification, characterization, denial, control, disabling, defeating, disposing, safeguarding the force, managing consequences, and test and evaluation in support of military and civilian operations.


The Policy/ Regulatory Specialist shall provide RD senior leadership advice and assistance in modifying/developing Federal Government, Department of State, DoD (OSD, Services, CCMDs), Department of Energy and other organizations/departments functional and organizational policies and processes that impact DTRA missions to include CBRNE, CWMD, CIT, CTN, acquisition, import/export control, etc., to improve effectiveness and efficiency.



In this role you will....



  • Performs analyses of U.S. national, Congressional, Department of Defense, DTRA and other stakeholder policy issues impacting program requirements. Conduct research and develop policy options and products to provide a basis for decision making and resource allocation.

  • Manage and assist with multi-Agency security response and coordination covering stakeholders within the CWMD/CBRNE, C-IT, CTN and C-UAS arenas. Assist in the development of strategic planning and road mapping to assure adherence to applicable policies, standards, and doctrines.

  • Support the preparation, presentation, and coordination of input for the long-term goals of the Directorate, assisting Project Managers and Leads in preparation for external engagements with stakeholders.

  • Provide RD senior leadership advice and assistance in modifying/developing Federal Government, Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Department of State, DoD (OSD, Services, CCMDs), Department of Energy and other organizations/departments functional and organizational policies and processes that impact DTRA missions to include CBRNE, CWMD, C-IT, CTN, the Research Oversight Board (ROB), acquisition, import/export control, etc., to improve effectiveness and efficiency.

  • Oversees and manages the regulatory aspects of ongoing projects and serve as liaison between project management planning and technical teams.

  • Review DTRA projects for compliance against ROB guidelines and regulations.

  • Assesses project issues and develop resolutions to meet regulations.


Experience Requirements:



  • Experience with policy and regulatory support, preferably in the technical domain of countering weapons of mass destruction (CWMD), countering improvised threats (CIT) and countering improvised threat networks (CTN)

  • Understanding of Federal Government, Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Department of State, DoD (OSD, Services, CCMDs), Department of Energy and other organizations/departments functional and organizational policies and processes




Education Requirements:



  • BA/BS plus 10 years of experience, MA/MBA/MS plus 8 years of experience or Doctorate plus 8-10 years of experience


Certification Requirements:



  • NA


Security Clearance Requirements:



  • DOD Secret ability to obtain Top Secret


Watermark Risk Management International, LLC is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factors.



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