Sayres & Associates
  • Quantico, VA, USA
  • Full Time

Sayres and Associates Corporation (Sayres) is a dynamic, Native American-owned, Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business that has been providing excellence in service to the Federal Government since 2001. We offer a broad spectrum of security, management, technical and engineering services including Program Administration, Policy Analysis, Counterintelligence Cyber Security, Acquisition Management, Acquisition Logistics, Integrated Product Support, Production Management, Business Financial Management, Systems Engineering, Systems Integration, System Test and Evaluation. Sayres is headquartered in Washington, DC with offices throughout the United States and has a presence abroad.  

Our success can be attributed first to a proven track record of performance excellence based on our customer-focused approach to services. We have demonstrated experience effectively managing large contractor teams across multiple functional areas for major programs. Perhaps most importantly, Sayres offers financial stability and organizational maturity comparable to a large company, coupled with the agility of a small business, providing cost effective solutions and best value to our customers.  

Awarded the U.S. Small Business Administration, Washington Metropolitan District Office's 8(a) Graduate of the Year for 2017, Sayres and Associates Corporation continues to grow in a highly competitive environment while exceeding customers' expectations and providing a work experience conducive to personal and professional development. 

This position description is only meant to be a representative summary of the major responsibilities and accountabilities performed by the incumbents of this position.  The incumbents may be requested to perform position-related tasks other than those stated in this description. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, disability or veteran status.


Sayres is seeking experienced Consultants/Action Officers to support our client in Quantico, VA.  The Junior Consultants/Action Officers will assist with activities across the full spectrum of consulting, facilitation, leadership alignment, and strategic collaboration to support the Defense Security Service (DSS).  The Junior Consultant/Action Officer in support of DSS CONFLASC Task 1 will be responsible for the following:

  1. Support strategic planning activities.
  2. Conduct business process re-engineering.
  3. Administer, collect, and assist with analyzing climate surveys.
  4. Support the execution of the DSS Senior Leader Annual Meetings (SLAMs).
  5. Provide editorial support to all oral and written products delivered to leadership in DSS.
  6. Support the execution of the DSS governance structure and processes.
  7. Support all meetings and activities that involve the DSS senior leadership.
  8. Support the development of strategic communications' plans and their execution.
  9. Assist with knowledge management of all DSS documents and data regarding significant DSS decisions.
  10. Assist with achieving leadership alignment of DSS senior leadership and management around DSS goals and a single common vision.

Qualifications & Clearance Requirements

Education, Work Experience, Skills, and Clearance Requirements:

  1. Bachelor's degree.
  2. At least 12 months' experience in DSS or in some element of industrial security.
  3. Some work experience in related fields of consulting, facilitation, leadership alignment, or strategic collaboration.
  4. Knowledgeable of physical, cyber, and personnel security requirements of the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM).
  5. Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  6. Current Secret security clearance.  Clearance must be verified in JPAS.

  Highly Desired: 

  1. Mastery of Microsoft Office programs (e.g. Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Calendar, and Email).
  2. Experience with methods from operations research (e.g. decision and risk analysis, Monte Carlo simulation, sensitivity analysis, andoptimization).
  3. Ability to communicate complex quantitative analysis in a clear, precise, and actionable manner.
  4. Two (2) or more years of experience conducting research and design of business systems and processes.
  5. Skill in managing multiple projects and stakeholder interests with timeliness, accuracy, and quality.
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national

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