ICITAP Logistics and Administration Advisor

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ICITAP Logistics and Administration Advisor

Amentum is a premier global services partner supporting critical programs of national significance across defense, security, intelligence, energy, and environment. Amentum draws from a century-old heritage of operational excellence, mission focus, and successful execution underpinned by a strong culture of safety and ethics. Headquartered in Germantown, Md., Amentum employs more than 50,000 people on all seven continents.

Amentum is supporting the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) in providing specialized training, advisory and mentoring services to host nations under the Criminal Division’s International Criminal Investigative Training and Assistance Program (ICITAP).  https://www.justice.gov/criminal-icitap.   ICITAP is a cornerstone of America’s global strategy for combating transnational crime, terrorism, countering trafficking in persons, establishing rule of law and enhancing human rights in developing countries.  Amentum is the contract service provider to the DOJ ICITAP and Overseas Prosecutorial Development, Assistance and Training (OPDAT) programs.

Please Note: This is an Independent Contractor position with Amentum, it should not be considered an employment relationship with Amentum.


PAE is currently seeking a qualified candidate to serve as a Logistics and Administration Advisor in Mogadishu, Somalia. This position will be responsible for mentoring the section leads that fall under the CTID (Counterterrorism and Intelligence Division)/Chief of Staff office as they fulfil their logistics, administration, and human resources duties.


Provide advisement to the CTID leadership for the selection of CTID staff, strengthen and/or create a personnel performance evaluation program.

Ensure through mentoring that all SOPs are written and adhered to in accordance with existing policies and procedures.

Provide appropriate leadership training to CTID Admin staff as requested.

Advise on how to handle all logistical, human resources, and administrative aspects involving the CTID chief of staff office, shipping receiving, storage, audits, and accountability.

Handle the categorizing and issuing of ICITAP equipment grants/donations.

Assist in the development of SOPs regarding the flow of information within the division and subunits.

Coordinate of all travel and accommodations for mentors and participants through interaction with the SPF HQ T&P directorate.

Ensure that the Division is well-maintained, organized, and secure.

Assist with special CTID projects, such as process improvements and budget development.

Assist with initial academy training in Mogadishu by communicating with all relevant stakeholders, planning out all logistical issues, and scheduling the training over a 4-5 week period.Skills and Qualifications
Education: Graduate of a certified federal, state or municipal police or military academy Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or equivalent professional qualifications and experience Graduate or Certification in a recognized Instructor Development Course with experience in classroom and practical exercise instruction preferred

Minimum Requirements: Twenty years of experience assigned to an accredited federal, state or municipal law enforcement agency as a sworn law enforcement officer or agent, or military OR 8-10 years of supervisory experience working on other USG capacity building law enforcement programs in the field of logistics, i.e. DS/ATA, DOJ/ICITAP/OPDAT, DOS/INLTen years of experience working in the logistical or human resources field

Knowledge and Additional Experience: Overseas experience working in remote and austere environmentsExperience advising and coordinating logistical and personnel matters for a foreign police force or military unitExperience in understanding the function and structure of a modern police organizationExperience working independently and without directionProficient in Microsoft 365 or equivalent


Familiarity with the conduct of operations working in and around an embassy or consulate

Respective country equivalent of overseas safety and survival training

Experience as an instructor, trainer, or advisor on criminal justice programs

Program and supervisory management experience

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