PAE, Inc Special Advisor Manager in Arlington, Virginia

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Special Advisor Manager

This position is a Pipeline position that is contingent upon availability and is located in Afghanistan.


• Ensure that embedded advisors at the GDPDC headquarters provide comprehensive mentoring and instruction, resulting in sustainable knowledge transfer

• Serve as the primary mentor to the GDPDC Director General

• Oversee daily mentoring performed by the seven advisors

• Ensure that advisors are meeting program deliverables

• Coordinate submission of weekly, monthly, and quarterly reporting

• Liaise with senior GDPDC officials and provide mentoring services when necessary


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• Must be able to possess/maintain an MRPT certification.

• Minimum 2 years of corrections experience at the management level, with regional or state-level oversight over multiple institutions, field operations, and/or special units

• Minimum 3 years of corrections experience at the associate/deputy warden level, or equivalent.

• Minimum 12 years of experience in corrections, at least two of which must have been in a senior leadership role in the discipline for which the mentor will be advising (e.g., classification and records, training, etc.)

• A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university plus demonstration of continuing education in the discipline for which the advisor will mentor (e.g., certificate program, special courses, etc.)

• Additionally, the special advisor manager must have at least 2 years of experience at the senior management level, with regional or state-level oversight over multiple institutions and operations (e.g., Director of Institutions, Director of Programs, etc.).

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

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