Principal Action Officer - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

United States

Principal Action Officer

Location VA - Chantilly

Req # 5758

Minimum Clearance Required CI Poly

Thank you for your interest in joining the KBR team. Together, we can leverage the next generation of advanced technologies to deliver industry-leading capabilities across land, air, sea, space, and cyberspace. Our goal is to deliver innovative solutions using an agile, mission-first approach to address the most difficult technical challenges facing our customers. The only way that we can tackle these challenges is by recruiting the brightest minds in the industry to join our team.

KBR is seeking a Senior Level Action Officer (AO) to support the Systems Engineering Directorate (SED). Primary responsibilities include aligning activities and resources to ensure successful DAG operations and sound recommendations. The DAG is responsible for adherence to applicable NRO policies and guidance with respect to coordination and action tracking processes. The AO establishes and maintains effective working relationships with customers and other stakeholders of the Directorate/Office both internally and externally.


  • Develop and provide clear taskings to the appropriate offices, solicit responses, and consolidate the information from requisite sources to provide coherent, defendable, accurate, complete, consistent, and relevant deliverables for Government review and approval.
  • Support the development and update of the NRO Watch List
  • Coordinate with the Chief of Staff to assign tasks, track, and coordinate questions directed to SED leadership received from other directorates
  • Coordinate responses and assess for accuracy prior to senior management review
  • Monitor process on actions, generate metrics to demonstrate accountability for meeting deadlines and quality expectations; prepare periodic reports on action status and keep leadership aware of late, pending, new actions
  • Disseminate policy and legislative changes to appropriate parties internal to the Agency
  • Draft, proofread, edit and provide final review of internal and external correspondence
  • Coordinate and maintain presentations for audiences up to the Agency level; maintain a quality control process for all presentations
  • Support development and coordination of SED’s Weekly Activity Report
  • Participate in DAG-related meetings

Job Requirements:

  • Prior experience with the target agency; knowledge of organizational structure, missions and business processes
  • Desired - Bachelor's/associate degree in any discipline
  • Demonstrated experience working with senior executives

Clearance : Must have an active TS/SCI with CI Poly

KBR is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other factor protected by law.