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Executive Administrator – OUSD (R&E)

Office: Alexandria, VA
Location: Alexandria, VA
Job ID: S20-0336

JOB TITLE: Executive Administrator – OUSD (R&E)


"This position is contingent upon contract award"

A non-personal services contract to provide administrative and specialized support to the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (OUSD(R&E)), including the USD/DUSD(R&E) Front Office, and the Office of the Director of Defense Research and Engineering for Research and Technology (ODDR&E for R&T) Front Office.


Executive Administrator shall provide executive level administrative assistant support and quality customer services for the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense Research and Engineering and components within the OUSD(R&E). Executive Administrator shall manage the day-to-day activities of the office; maintain a professional work environment by knowing Senior Executive Service protocols; plan and schedule meetings, appointments and conferences; interact with the public, receive visitors to the office; coordination and preparation of official government travel using the Defense Travel System (DTS); organize and maintain files and records; mail processing; and monitor the Correspondence and Task Management System (CATMS) tracking system. All EA’s work in an office with multiple EAs to provide cross-training to allow for maximum coverage.


Security Clearance: Top Secret

  • Top Secret, ability to obtain and maintain SCI. DCID 6/4 eligibility within the last five (5) years are highly desired
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, at the discretion of the Government, specialized experience including military or industry executive assistant experience may be substituted in lieu of specific educational requirements
  • A minimum of ten (10) years of recent and relevant experience is required for contractor support assigned to the USD/DUSD(R&E) and DDR&E(R&T) Front Offices
  • Experience must include demonstrated experience providing timely and high-quality support to Executive-level Principals in a complex and fast-paced environment requiring a high-degree of critical thinking, initiative, problem solving, and professional judgment across an organizational setting (i.e., not siloed to one or two specific tasks)
  • Possesses demonstrated knowledge and experience applying analytic approaches to address client needs and both plan and implement a strategic direction.
  • Demonstrated experience and skills in providing Executive Level Administrative Assistant support to Senior Executives in the Government, Military (DoD Flag / General Officers), or Private Sector
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft (MS) Office applications to include MS Outlook, MS PowerPoint, MS Word, and MS Excel




KEY WORDS: Executive Level Administrative Assistant Support; Administrative Senior Level Support Services; Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (OUSD(R&E)), USD/DUSD(R&E) Front Office; Office of the Director of Defense Research and Engineering for Research and Technology (ODDR&E for R&T) Front Office

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