Counter Threat Finance Analyst - SME II (CTF-Afghanistan)

Celestar Corporation - Washington, DC4.5

Full-timeEstimated: $81,000 - $110,000 a year
The Celestar Corporation has an IMMEDIATE NEED to identify a SME II - Counter Threat Finance (CTF) Analyst who will be seated in Kabul, Afghanistan. Please review the position description below. If interested and qualified, we welcome you to apply for this challenging opportunity.

CLEARANCE REQUIREMENT: Active Top Secret Level Clearance with SCI Access; Clearance, Access and Investigation must appear in JPAS and be within scope (5 – Years)

START DATE: This is a Real Open Position that is Available Immediately


Provide support to the planning, organizing, and coordinating of CTF activities in respective GCC AORs/AOIs
Analyze, develop courses of action, and recommend specific operational alternatives to the GCC Commander and as requested by USG agency/departments or international CTF organizations in respective AOR
Develop theater-wide CTF intelligence analytical products to support CTF activities; efforts shall include action plans and target packages
Brief products daily to CTF leadership; work side-by-side with Interagency counter-parts; write for and/or brief Law Enforcement Agency Senior Leaders
Draft correspondence and briefings for Flag-Level DoD Leaders and Civilian Law Enforcement Agency equivalents, while providing CTF intelligence analysis to operations and plans personnel
Will be responsible for all activities associated with identifying, detecting, providing targeting and interdicting recommendations for terrorist, narcotic traffickers, insurgent, and trans-national criminal organizations’ activities.
Analyze and identify potential plans for operations and actions on or effects against financial support networks that are associated with and/or facilitating terrorist networks; your primary focus will be on financial support to terrorist activities, including terrorist nexus with narcotic, criminal, and other threat activities.
Analyze, identify, and assist in planning operations and actions on specific links and nodes of threat financial activities from a strategic/global perspective.
Assist in coordinating intelligence and operational activities with GCC, other DoD and USG agencies, and Partner Nations
Monitor and provide CTF-related advice on finance-oriented assessments to support DoD and/or Law Enforcement development of case files, evidentiary material, designation packages, to include actionable intelligence on finance-specific entities as identified by the CTF and CNT communities
Analyze counterterrorism, CN, criminal/investigative, financial, information operation, and force protection requirements to understand patterns and disseminate lessons learned
Using Financial Intelligence (FININT) methodology, assist in analyzing illicit financial networks and identify vulnerabilities.
Provide additional network mapping capability that includes financial network infrastructure analysis information and supporting documentation on established targets;
Provide CTF analytical support to the COCOM Staff to support exercises, contingency and crisis response situations.
Provide CTF intelligence analytical support analyzing and assisting in the creation of legal pleadings to be filed by the United States Government

Bachelor's Degree with Eight (8) Years of specialized knowledge and experience that directly supports the technical requirements of this effort; those candidates with a Solid Mix of All-Source Analyst and CTF Experience will get a First Look!
Select candidate must have the corresponding years of experience requirement having worked with US Government Departments and Agencies (other than Department of Defense) to disrupt and degrade the national security threats posed by drug trafficking, piracy, transnational organized crime, and threat finance networks reasonably related to illicit drug trafficking activities
Must have a demonstrated ability to utilize baseline production hardware, software, and applications required to perform all-source intelligence support which include the following: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Image Composer); Analyst Notebook; Palantir, Adaptec Direct Compact Disc (CD), Google Earth, Target Cop; Acrobat Adobe; Internet Explorer; Hewlett Packard (HP) Digital Scanner; Message Retriever Program (such as M3, TAC, RMT and Horizon); TIDE, Proton, IC Reach, Firetruck, KaChing, DataXplorer, Voltron Suite, QLIX
Experience in exchanging information, coordinating actions, and collaborative planning among multiple National level Government agencies in multi-agency, Joint, Coalition, or Interagency environment
Experience with functions and authorities of U.S. military and/or USG interagency partners, including any/all other USG agencies involved with threat finance; this includes working knowledge of Executive Orders, U.S. Treasury and State Department and United Nations (UN) designation processes, DoD Operations Plans and Campaign Plans, and associated financial instruments of power and policy
Experience with public and private sectors to include industries, banking/finance, academic, scientific, and other non-Governmental sectors dealing with terrorism finance
Working knowledge of oversight and similar restrictions and laws applying to DoD intelligence and operational activity
Working knowledge of counterterrorist analytical framework, functional defeat model, and/or system-of-systems methodologies
Specific skills and understanding of the media environment are required to successfully satisfy various requirements
Must be willing to travel to various locations within the CONUS and OCONUS
IMPORTANT NOTE: This is a Best Athlete Selection Process! Please ensure that the required and/or desired experience is reflected on your resume to receive fair and competitive consideration.

Come onboard with a company that Values its Employees!
Celestar, a Veteran Owned Company, is Very Competitive with Salaries and Benefits. As an example, we offer Company Paid Benefits that include Employee and Family Dental Insurance, Employee Health Insurance, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability Insurance. We also offer a 401k retirement company match, paid Holidays and Personal Time Off!