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Executive Admin Assistant – Washington, DC (ID# 14176)

Cherokee Nation Management & Consulting (CNMC) is a versatile small business that provides advisory & assistance services in research, experimental development, technology implementation, and program management. CNMC has expertise in a wide-range of technical disciplines including engineering, environmental, information and asset management, along with a variety of physical and life sciences. The company is an integral part of the Technology Division’s portfolio of companies. Wholly owned by the Cherokee Nation, CNMC is part of the Cherokee Nation Businesses family of companies.

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The United States Army Corps of Engineers is a U.S. federal agency under the Department of Defense and a major Army command made up of some 37,000 civilian and military personnel, making it one of the world's largest public engineering, design, and construction management agencies.

Job Description:

Provide comprehensive executive level support services primarily focused on office correspondence. The position will have in-depth knowledge of the ASD-R and DUSD P&R office, portfolios, and duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (Deliverables):

Includes the following (Other duties may be assigned):

  • Provide advisory and assistance services primarily focused on office correspondence, which includes tracking, coordination, editing, copy writing, and packaging for submission.
  • Offer opinions, special knowledge, and administrative subject matter expertise to support the on-going efforts.
  • Produce various guidance establishing standard operating procedures in all areas of personnel and readiness to help achieve maximum effectiveness.
  • Coordination of services, staff, collating as well as tracking all inputs and changes to documents.
  • Will also act as liaison with other staff and offices to ensure proper distribution of staff and working documents.
  • Manage and coordinate document lifecycle as well as action required via Correspondence and Task Management System (CATMS) and provide principal briefing and meeting support.
  • Write correspondence, memorandums and FAQ to support information products.
  • Standard Operation Procedure Support: improving the effectiveness of the organizational work methods and procedures, information and documentation systems within the office striving to look for ways to streamline handling of documents for more efficient management of correspondence.
  • Manage email, correspondence and telephone inquiries and help respond promptly to incoming correspondence.

Supervisory/Management Authority:

This position has no supervisory or management authority.

Education and/or Experience:

  • An Active Secret Clearance is required
  • A bachelor’s degree is required and 5 plus years of high level executive administrative support experience in a federal government setting is preferred; experience in a DoD or Military setting is a plus.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:  (example: specific software, soft skills, etc. – This gets deleted)

  • Ability to follow Dept. of Defense (DoD) writing guide lines for correct correspondence and memorandum formatting
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite and other software knowledge i.e. SharePoint is required
  • Reliability, critical thinking and the ability to be proactive to work effectively and independently in a professional environment is mandatory
  • Excellent problem solving, multitasking, attention to detail and communication skills; both oral and written are a must
  • Ability to successfully pass a drug screen and federal background check is a must


This position is primarily in an office work environment.

With $400 million in annual revenue, 20% growth per year, approximately 950+ active contracts serving 60+ government agencies in 25 countries, 47 states, 2 territories and 2000+ employees, Cherokee Nation Businesses’ (CNB) group of Federal Contracting Section 8(a) companies is well positioned to deliver expertise needed to solve complex technical issues. Federal Solutions provides an array of services for 12 of the 15 cabinet-level departments and agencies – from applications and data services to cybersecurity and national defense.

Why consider Cherokee Nation and our Federal Solutions business? Here are some great resources highlighting what we do and compelling reasons for joining our team!


Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, gender identity and sexual orientation. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please copy and paste the links to the following two sites: EEO Statement | EEO Poster

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We maintain an Affirmative Action Plan for the purpose of proactively seeking employment and advancement for qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Upon request, we will schedule time to make our Affirmative Action Plan accessible. If you are interested, please submit a written request with the email subject line: 2018 Request to View Affirmative Action Plan to the Compliance Administrator at “” This email box is not for resumes or follow up on job applications.