Security Transition Advisor - Somalia
Barbaricum , Somalia

1 Year
0 - 0
Job Type
Job Shift
Job Category
Requires Traveling
Career Level
As mentioned in job details
Total Vacancies
1 Job
Posted on
Mar 13, 2021
Last Date
Jun 13, 2021

Job Description

Barbaricum supports government clients with Integrated Communications, Mission Support, and Cyber Security/Intelligence. Our passion is innovation and we are committed to client value and effective technical solutions. We are an ISO 9001:2015-certified and CMMI Level 3 appraised, Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) located in Washington, DC. Our mission is to transform the ways the U.S. Government approaches problem sets of increasing complexity by delivering innovative solutions, particularly in support of National Security missions.Barbaricum is one of the fastest-growing companies in our market. The company is routinely recognized by institutions like Inc. Magazine, GovCon, AMEC, PRSA, and SmartCEO for corporate growth, capabilities, and award-winning client work. Our team is dynamic and agile, providing global support to current missions across five continents. We are also focused on developing and maintaining our vibrant corporate culture, having been recently named one of the best places to work by Inc. Magazine.

Barbaricum is seeking a Transition Advisor to provide support to the State Department's Bureau of African Affairs, Office of Regional Peace and Security (AF/RPS) and the African Union Mission In Somalia (AMISOM).This individual will facilitate AMISOM’s force consolidation efforts, mentor, and guide AMISOM’s stabilization efforts of integration and planning and set conditions for the implementation of associated activities before and during AMISOM operations that will enable the eventual transfer of responsibilities to Somali forces. Qualifications
  • US Citizenship
  • Master’s degree in security, development, international relations, public administration, business administration, or a related field (Or Bachelor's with two additional years of qualifying experience)
  • Two years of demonstrated prior professional experience relevant to post-conflict political coordination, stabilization, and transition planning in Sub-Saharan Africa, and which would require familiarity with Somali politics and AMISOM leadership and operational concepts, terminology, research, and policy literature.
  • 10 years military experience as a commissioned officer
  • One year demonstrated prior professional experience working with Somali Federal Government
  • Ability to write and speak fluently in English
  • Fluency in speaking and reading either Somali, Swahili, or French
Additional Information
For more information about Barbaricum, please visit our website We will contact candidates directly to schedule interviews. No phone calls please.

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