Joint Exercise Planner - Arabic Language (ALEP)

Location: Tampa, FL Type: Contract

Position Description Atlas Advisors, LLC (ATLAS) is looking for qualified and motivated Arabic Language Exercise Planners to perform the duties of assistant exercise planner supporting the United States Central Command Exercise and Training Directorate, CCJ7, USCENTCOM, MacDill AFB, FL, to provide exercise planning coordination and support, and written and spoken translation support for USCENTCOM’s Joint Exercise Program (JEP).
Minimum Qualifications • Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) fluency equal to or greater than DLPT score of 5/5/5 (reading/listening/speaking)
• Fluent English Language Skills (Speaking/Reading/Writing)
• US Military post-9/11 service period honorably discharged veterans are strongly recommended to apply.
• Valid Passport & Driver’s License
• Ability to travel as required in the US (CONUS) and to task specific environments in the USCENTCOM area of responsibility (AOR) (OCONUS)
• Current secret access, upgradable to TS/SCI
• Must be team oriented; Must work with little supervision
• Proficiency with MS Office suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, etc.)
• Ability to successfully pass a MOD-11 Medical Screening Requirements which include, but are not limited to the following assessments/screenings:

Immunizations: Typhoid / Varicella / MMR / Anthrax / Polio / Tetanus / Smallpox

Physical Examination: Satisfactory Body Mass Index (BMI) / Blood pressure / Respiratory / Cardiac / Psychiatric / Neurological / Endocrine / Vision / Dental / Overall Health / Hematology / Blood Group / Chemistry Panel / Microscopy Urine/Stool / TB-Chest X-ray / Hepatitis A / Hepatitis B / Hepatitis C / HIV / VDRL/TPHA / Malaria/Typhoid
Positions Available Limited
Language Requirements • Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) fluency equal to or greater than DLPT score of 5/5/5 (reading/listening/speaking)
• Fluent English Language Skills (Speaking/Reading/Writing)
About Us Atlas Advisors, LLC (ATLAS) is a HUB Zone, Veteran-Owned Small Business (VOSB) that consistently delivers innovative solutions to address the complex challenges of our global clientele through a focused variety of niche consulting and specialized personnel services.
Benefits • Competitive compensation package
• Dynamic and rewarding growth opportunities with an emerging industry leading firm
• Company provided Medical Care while Deployed
• Paid Training and Professional Development
• Vacation Travel Reimbursement

When OCONUS in task specific environments:

• Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
• AD&D War Risk Coverage
• Life Insurance
• Paid Time Off
Roles/Responsibilities • Prepare translated drafts of Exercise Planning Conference agendas, conference calling messages, exercise PowerPoint presentations, Memorandum of Agreements, letters of invitation and exercise concepts, planning conference minutes, and other planning Directives IAW the current edition of CCR 525-4.
• Provide translation of Host Nation exercise planning products as required
• Collect and translate, in government approved format, draft lessons learned and draft After Action Reviews (AARs) IAW CJCSI 3150.25C for approval.
• Attend meetings, conferences, seminars, and working groups as requested by the military exercise lead planner, to assist drafting exercise documents including meeting minutes in both English and Arabic, and provide oral advice to the military exercise lead planner.
• Assist with planning conferences, seminars, database test conferences, facilitated after-action reviews
• Provide support to ensure all exercise planning events achieve stated objectives as identified by the exercise military lead planner, to include specific exercise execution.
Desired Qualifications • Previous experience providing linguistic support to the Department of Defense
• Previous experience with exercise and planning development in a Joint Staff environment and familiar with Joint Staff Instructions and Manuals
• Ability to function effectively in a high pressure and fast-paced senior staff arena
• Experienced and comfortable working with, translating for, and briefing executive-level civilians and host nation and US senior officers