Analyst

Cadmus Arlington , VA 22201

Posted 3 months ago

Overview

At Cadmus, our Homeland Security Sector provides clients with solutions to their most important analytical and policy challenges. We bring together a team of outstanding professionals who have earned a reputation of responsive and client-focused support for a wide range of homeland security and emergency preparedness agencies. Our client-oriented approach, coupled with our deep subject-matter expertise, enables us to bring an incisive edge to solving the most critical homeland security problems. Our Homeland Security Sector seeks candidates to support the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), with preparedness, readiness, and resilience efforts across the agency. Research Analysts have varied analytical, program support, and administrative responsibilitiessuch as research, qualitative and quantitative analysis, coordinating stakeholder engagements, and preparing reports and briefings for senior government officials and the public. Projects may include program evaluations, stakeholder outreach, case study development, and briefings for FEMA leadership. Successful candidates will have experience conducting qualitative and quantitative analysis and will have excellent written and oral communications skills. Candidates must also demonstrate flexibility and the ability to collaborate. This is an entry-level position, and both recent graduates and those with relevant experience are invited to apply.

Responsibilities

  • Generate assessments, reports, memoranda, and presentations tailored for senior government clients

  • Conduct preparedness-related research and analysis to develop communications products

  • Identify and assess preparedness-related data

  • Coordinate with stakeholders to collect preparedness-related data

  • Use qualitative and quantitative analytical techniques to draw conclusions from preparedness data

  • Collect technical data and information to prepare customized reports, technical documentation, and training materials for government clients

  • Develop stakeholder coordination strategies in support of project objectives

  • Provide legislative and policy analysis and research on preparedness-related topics

  • Working with federal clients to perform administrative tasks, such as scheduling, organizing meetings, and taking notes

Qualifications

  • Minimum of two (2) years of relevant professional experience or a Master's Degree in a relevant field, such as public policy or a social science

  • Candidates selected may be subject to a security investigation and, if required, should be able to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information

  • Ability to earn DHS Suitability or experience conducting work at a DHS government facility

  • Preference given to those with relevant experience in the emergency management and/or homeland security field

Required Skills:

  • Outstanding research, analysis, and oral and written communication skills

  • Familiarity with emergency management, homeland security, and preparedness policy

  • Proficiency in relevant software programs including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel

Preferred Skills / Qualifications:

  • Experience conducting preparedness assessments for FEMA or other federal/state/local clients

  • Experience with qualitative and quantitative analytical techniques

  • Experience with stakeholder outreach and communications

Additional Information:

Candidates should submit a resume, a cover letter explaining interest and relevant qualifications, and a two to three-page writing sample (on any topic) that demonstrates their communication and analytical skills. Cadmus is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer and considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran's status, or disability. Learn more about Cadmus by visiting our website at: http://www.cadmusgroup.com


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