Senior Researcher

WWC Washington , DC 20001

Posted 7 days ago

WWC is searching for a Senior Researcher for a potential opportunity in the National Capital Region. The Senior Researcher shall be responsible for ensuring various DoD guidance, processes, and procedures of the DoD environment are addressed within the evaluation framework. This researcher should be familiar with DoD environment and doctrine, and should have a firm grasp of the DoD security cooperation environment. Senior researcher, along with the Program Manager, shall also be conversant in theater and/or country clearance requirements and should be able to interface directly with Geographic Combatant Command and/or Embassy staff as required.

This position is contingent on contract award.

Wittenberg Weiner Consulting, LLC (WWC) is a small, woman-owned business providing management consulting services to U.S. government agencies.

At WWC, our employees are the embodiment of our success as a firm. Our team is comprised of a tenacious group of diverse professionals located across the globe. It includes military veterans and spouses of active duty troops, former federal employees, policy experts, academics, attorneys, and technical and business experts, all of whom share a strong work ethic and the skills to succeed in both collaborative and independent environments. WWC is invested in the longterm success of both our clients and colleagues for the right reasons. Our dedication to putting good government into practice is underpinned by a merit-based culture that measures success by productivity and credibility.

WWC will provide reasonable accommodations to applicants who are unable to utilize our online application system due to a disability. Please send your request to WWC HR.

Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Evaluation Sciences or in development or a related development field, such as Economics, Evaluation Sciences, Political Science, Public Administration, Business Administration, or other discipline related to development assistance required.
  • Ability to pass required background check.
  • Outstanding communication skills, influencing abilities, and client focus.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in using all Microsoft Office applications.
  • Experience with DoD policies and procedures.
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. WWC will not sponsor applicants for work visas for this position.

Preferred Qualifications

  • An active Secret security clearance.
  • PhD in Evaluation Sciences or in development or a related development field, such as Economics, Evaluation Sciences, Political Science, Public Administration, Business Administration, or other discipline related to development assistance preferred.
  • Ten years of US military or DoD experience.
  • US military deployment experience.
  • Background in US security cooperation programs.

Benefits

WWC offers a competitive benefits and compensation package.

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