About the Position: Serves as the sole speechwriter to the four star Combatant Commander, Ambassador and other senior staff members of United States Southern Command (USSOUTHCOM).Learn more about this agency
- The incumbent provides focused support and operational and strategic research to the Commander.
- Prepares officials for speaking engagements, participate in senior level forums such as Commander’s Conferences, Congressional Testimony high-level meetings with defense, civilian leaders in both the US government, Latin America and the Caribbean.
- Applies a high level of expertise in technical writing and editing skills to incorporate historical and factual analysis of cultural, economic, and political-military issues staff presentations and decision-making.
- Provides timely advice and support to the commander across a broad spectrum of subjects, issues, and policy considerations related to Latin America and the Caribbean in order to maximize value to the command and to focus commander’s time and efforts.