International Policy and Training Manager
Company: Noblis, Inc.
Posted on: June 13, 2021
Support Department of Defense (DoD) organization working
cooperatively with allies and partners to reduce or eliminate
weapons of mass destruction (WMD) threats. The cooperative nature
of the DoD's activities yields a secondary benefit of strengthening
regional alliances, deepening existing partnerships, and attracting
At Noblis and Noblis ESI, we have excellent teams of smart,
collaborative, proactive experts, and professionals. We are
actively seeking to identify personnel to join our team of talented
professionals who possess the experience, vision, commitment, and
integrity to successfully support the strategic goals of the
Department of Defense's program.
Noblis is looking to hire an International Policy and Training
Manager to assist the government by providing expertise on the
current state of international treaties, agreements, and law.
Responsibilities for these positions include, but not limited
- Manage a team of international policy and training
- Advising the government on current state of treaties,
international agreements, and the provisions of U.S. law or policy
regarding WMD proliferation prevention, especially issues of legal
authorities for interdiction and seizure in both maritime and
land-based contexts composed of how well each weapons system is
designed and manufactured, and its maintainability over time.
- Providing legal and regulatory expertise in bilateral treaties,
multilateral conventions (Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC),
Biological Weapons Convention (BWC), etc.), bilateral agreements
(CTR Umbrella and Implementing Agreements, Status of Forces
Agreements, Science and Technology Agreements, etc.), and other
such agreements which may impact, or potentially impact, or support
CTR efforts in order to perform/support OSD and DTRA review,
analyses, document generation, negotiation, and aid CTR in
engagement/implementation of the CTR Program with new and existing
- Researching current US legal and foreign agreements and making
recommendations on applicability for use by CTR.
- Providing expertise on such agreements as they relate to all
legal avenues surrounding the characterization, testing, storage,
disposal, and sharing of biological materials and data within the
partner-country and across international borders.
- Examining and exploring the use of other possible legal avenues
to avoid delays that creation of a new agreement would cause for
new prospective partner countries, in the absence of clearly
identified agreements that facilitate cooperation between DoD and
the prospective partner country.
- Contribute to large capture strategies, actively engage with
clients, and market Noblis capabilities externally Foster
appropriate identification and selection of business development
opportunities, and provide thought leadership to help shape future
work Win 2 task orders, identify big bets or take responsibility
for a re-compete
Required skills and knowledge:
- The candidate must be a recognized industry leader with
commensurate education and experience. Minimum expectation is a
Bachelors and 10+ years of relevant experience.
- One year of experience of managing a team
- DoD SECRET clearance or higher, or ability to obtain a U.S.
- Knowledgeable of all U.S. government agencies and organizations
engaged in proliferation prevention and complementary activities,
and the extent of those activities.
- Strong understanding of international security policy, WMD
treaties, conventions, and agreements.
- Background in international legal studies, international
affairs, or international policy a plus.
- Excellent communication, written, and organizational
- Ability to work on multiple projects which includes
prioritizing, tracking, attention to detail, follow-up and
follow-through to project completion.
- Flexibility/adaptability to work in a fast-paced
- Candidates with a Secret, Top Secret, or Top Secret/SCI
clearance are preferred.
Noblis and our wholly owned subsidiary, Noblis ESI, tackle the
nation's toughest problems and apply advanced solutions to our
clients' most critical missions. We bring the best of scientific
thought, management and engineering expertise together in an
environment of independence and objectivity to deliver enduring
impact on federal missions. Noblis works with a wide range of
government clients in the defense, intelligence and federal civil
sectors. Learn more at Noblis -About Us
Why work at a Noblis company?
Our employees find greater meaning in their work and balance the
other things in life that matter to them. Our people are our
greatest asset. They are exceptionally skilled, knowledgeable,
team-oriented, and mission-driven individuals who want to do work
that matters and benefits the public. Noblis has won numerous
workplace awards. Noblis maintains a drug-free workplace.
Noblis is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions
are made without regard to race (as well as because of or on the
basis of traits historically associated with race, including hair
texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids,
locks, and twists), color, religion, national origin, gender,
sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental
disability, pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical
conditions, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or other
characteristics protected by law.
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