Strategy Research Assistant

Deloitte - Arlington, VA4.0

Work you’ll do

Conduct research and provide analysis in support of military strategy development, strategic and military risk assessment, and global strategic planning/coordination. Support the development of position papers, time sensitive analysis, long-range studies and briefings on emergent military strategic and operational issues and revision topics. Develop Comment Resolution Matrices (CRM) to track and adjudicate comments from stakeholders as part of the review process for multiple strategic documents. Provide high-level, large scale military strategy conference support.

The team


Our Strategy practice brings together several key capabilities that will allow us to architect integrated programs that transform our clients’ businesses, including Corporate & Business Unit Strategy, Technology Strategy & Insights, Enterprise Model Design, Enterprise Cloud Strategy and Business Transformation.

Strategy professionals will serve as trusted advisors to our clients, working with them to make clear data-driven choices about where to play and how to win, in order to drive growth and enterprise value.

Strategy will help our clients:
  • Identify strategies for growth and value creation
  • Develop the appropriate business models, operating models, and capabilities to support their strategic vision
  • Maximize the ROI on technology investments and leverage technology and Cloud trends to architect future business strategies

Active TS/SCI security clearance
Demonstrated oral and written communication skills, e.g. briefings, desk side presentations, memorandums, thesis papers, staff studies, professional publications
One to five years’ experience working in a high paced policy, legislative or strategy oriented office (military or civilian)
Demonstrated ability to conduct high level time sensitive research
Experience in high level conference support (preparation, execution and follow-up)

Relevant bachelor’s or graduate degree. (e.g., regional studies, political science, international relations, security studies, history)
6+ years of relevant consulting or industry experience
Strong oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills (MS Visio, MS PowerPoint)
Demonstrated ability to write clearly, succinctly, and in a manner that appeals to a wide audience

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