Junior Analyst

Status: Full Time
Location: Arlington, VA

Partner Forces, LLC., is seeking a Junior Analyst to support a Department of Homeland Security client. The candidate will provide mission and analytical support services that focus on strategic communications, strategic planning and analysis, identification of best practices and solutions leveraged by industry and scientific community leaders that can be implemented by owners and operators; and state, local, tribal and territorial partners and activities. Duties include, but are not limited to, research, data collection and analysis, strategic writing, outreach and coordination, and resource development.

Core Requirements & Essential Duties

  • Support client through effective task management, research and analysis, and product development.
  • Use technical writing and editing skills to develop documents ensuring comprehensive quality control.
  • Support operational activities that improve client capabilities to develop, deliver, measure, and report on products and efforts that improve critical infrastructure security and resilience.
  • Provide research and planning for the development, coordination, and implementation of innovative resources, guides, fact sheets, and processes. Design supporting documentation, such as Standard Operating Procedures and briefing materials.
  • Assist with knowledge management efforts for the Division; maintain historical information through a properly maintained administrative records system.
  • Keep informed of the mission, organizational structure, key personnel, current activities, status of current projects, and any issues affecting the organization. Research and understand the evolving threat environment as it relates to the Department of Homeland Security’s priorities.
  • Coordinate projects and de-conflict priorities to ensure client goals are met and the project requirements are accomplished.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Ability to obtain and maintain DHS HQ suitability required; current preferred
  • BA/BS or MA/MS degree required
  • 0-3 years of relevant professional experience
  • Exceptional communication (verbal and written) and presentation skills
  • Ability to multi-task and excel in a team environment
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and time management skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite applications, especially Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Ability to demonstrate sound judgment and decision-making skills with clients and colleagues


To apply, submit a complete resume and cover letter that includes salary requirements to recruiting@partnerforces.com.

Job Number: 220408

The Company

Partner Forces, LLC is a woman-owned management consulting firm that helps government and commercial clients manage risk, enhance security, and strengthen mission impact. Our team of cross-sector experts specialize in risk and resilience, data analytics, management consulting and mission support. Together, we work tirelessly to maximize the power of partnership, protect critical infrastructure, and help our national security and industry partners tackle their most pressing challenges. We take deep pride in crafting smart and practical solutions that consider the evolving risk landscape and help solve for the greater good.

Partner Forces values a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. It is the policy of Partner Forces to comply with all federal and state laws concerning the employment of persons with disabilities and to act in accordance with regulations and guidance issued by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and state agencies. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at recruiting@partnerforces.com.