Air & Navy Team Administrative Manager

Job Locations IQ-Iraq
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 5 months ago(1/6/2021 11:33 AM)
Location : Location
Clearance Requirement
Job Requires Relocation


**This position is contingent upon contract award**


SOSi is seeking an Air & Navy Team Administrative Manager in support of the Security Assistance Mentors and Advisors program at the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad. The Air & Navy Team Administrative Manager responsibility is to ensure all administrative, personnel management, travel, and budget requirements are completed for all Air & Navy Team personnel.


  • Coordinate activities with the U.S. government customer, U.S. Embassy-Baghdad, the GoI, and other staff, as necessary.
  • Serve as the subject matter expert for personnel daily reports.
  • Responsible to keep all foreign military sales correspondence letterhead accurate and up to date.
  • Responsible to ensure all foreign military sales correspondence is correct, error-free and signed by appropriate team members.
  • Prepare documents for expedited delivery or special mail handling, supply orders, and purchase requests.
  • Review office procedures and recommends changes to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of office operations.
  • Create and maintains calendars for the office and schedules appointments, meetings, and other activities.
  • Receive visitors and provides distinguished visitor coordination, support, and protocol.
  • Establish and maintain liaison with counterparts in other Office of Security Cooperation-Iraq organizational elements to include the Commanders Initiative Group, Joint Staff, and functional team leaders to exchange information on Administrative and office management support matters.
  • Serve as the subject matter expert air and ground movements.
  • Provide travel support to Team members to include itinerary planning, procurement of lodging and travel reservations, and support filing travel vouchers in the Defense Travel System (DTS).
  • In coordination with embassy Regional Security Officers, coordinate and plan travel of Air & Navy Team personnel within the International Zone and the Red Zone.
  • Serve as the senior subject matter expert of document management.
  • Serve as CATTS database manager, custodian, and instructor. Solely responsible to enter new foreign military sales documentation/correspondence into CATTS.
  • Advise team members and case managers of receipt and input of new foreign military sales documentation/correspondence.
  • Organize and maintain all Administrative, subject, country, and miscellaneous paper and online files as directed by Team Director and case managers.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Active in Scope Secret security clearance.
  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Four to six years previous executive administrative support.
  • Minimum Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR) Level III (Fluent speaking/reading/writing) of English and Arabic required. Each candidate will be required to complete an exam to obtain current ILR certification.
  • On the job training will be required for CATTS, but applicants must be proficient in operating a personal computer and experienced in the use of Microsoft Office software (including, at a minimum, Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) as well as familiar with SharePoint and Microsoft Access.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills.
  • Must be able to complete MOD 15 medical screening.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Previous executive administrative support and previous experience supporting military organizations is highly desired.
  • Previous foreign military sales support experience is desired.

Working Conditions

  • Standard office work environment.
  • Standard work hours Sunday - Thursday.
  • May require some travel within the International Zone.


The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.


SOSi is an equal employment opportunity employer and affirmative action employer. All interested individuals will receive consideration and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance diversity and inclusion of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.


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