CWMD Strategic Communications Planner

Tampa, FL
Apr 18, 2017
May 02, 2017
Full Time
The CWMD Strategic Communications Planner provides support to USSOCOM in communications planning as part of CWMD plans.  Specifically, the Strategic Communications Planner: 


  • Work with the SOF CWMD enterprise in all IPTs/OPTs and the Global Synchronization Conference.
  • Provide in-progress review (IPR), after-action reports, and lessons learned to J6/CIO and J6 senior leaders.
  • Attend network operations update briefs; J6 staff meetings (maintain J6 senior leader situational awareness; J65 (maintain awareness of policy, programming/resourcing and requirements efforts); and J63 project portfolio overview (maintain awareness of portfolio health and project status).
  • Builds content and structure for a portion of the releasable SIE Strategic Plan that supports the new CWMD planning and synchronization mission.
  • Reviews internal and external CWMD policy, strategy, and doctrine documents (e.g. DoD CIO, Defense Information Systems Agency, Joint Staff, USSOCOM, etc.) to ensure that USSOCOM J6/CIO policy, strategy, and doctrine documents are in compliance.
  • Draft SIE policies based on the CWMD synchronization mission.
  • Draft goals and objectives that integrate organization and Major Command CWMD Cell C4I objectives
  • Plan IT interoperability and standardization of C4I hardware and software required to align USSOCOM IT strategies with its organizational vision and strategies across the SOF Information Environment (SIE).
  • Briefs senior leadership on the analysis and results and recommended or programmatic course of action to support USSOCOM CWMD planning synchronization mission.
  • Presents analysis results in written and or verbal format for review and decision making by proper USSOCOM CWMD Cell authorities.
Education Master’s Degree in any field and JPME II.

  • 3 years’ experience developing communications plans at Combatant Command level.
  • Candidate must be a former O-5/mid-grade GS-13 (Step 5 or higher)
  • 3 years’ experience working for/with Combatant Commands on communications support to exercises.3 years' experience writing documents and briefings for General Officer/Flag Officer (GO/FO) level.3 years’ experience coordinating with other joint, coalition, interagency organizations in support of strategic communications planning. 2 years’ experience/knowledge of the SIE by working in the USSOCOM or Component A/G/N/J 6 or the equivalent.  
  As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.