Senior Advisor (GDRP-Peru)

Country: United States
Job Description


Are you ready for your next adventure? From down range to corporate positions around the world, we provide you with opportunities to grow your career while helping to make the world more secure.

Constellis provides opportunities across every major continent for individuals who want to build successful careers in a fast-paced, growing industry. Legal, moral and ethical business practices remain at the cornerstone of our culture and Constellis continues to be recognized for our emphasis on quality and compliance. This strong track-record of performance is supported by our deep relationships with our government and commercial customers. Our employees worldwide, the majority of whom are military or law enforcement veterans, have ambition and passion for creating a safer world. Join us to Secure Success!


The Senior Advisor will be embedded in the Peruvian Army (PERAR) Directorate of Plans to develop the PERAR’s doctrine, manning, and force management capabilities necessary to enable effective strategic joint operations and interagency coordination when confronting man-made and natural disasters, terrorist incidents, and other crises.

*Position location: Peru

  • Assist the PERAR with improving joint service and interagency coordination in response efforts
  • Continue to work with the broader PERMIL and GoP interagency as coordination improves
  • Support and supplement ongoing efforts in the PERAR to become a multi-mission Army; to fulfill its mandate to safeguard its population and to collaborate across the interagency and with allied partner nations to address common humanitarian or terrorist challenges
  • Assist the PERAR and PERMIL,as appropriate, with human resources management, budgeting, personnel requirements, and personnel management as the aforementioned areas relate to emergency planning and disaster response
  • Assist the PERAR and PERMIL, as appropriate, in developing strategic doctrine and interagency coordination processes required for emergency planning and disaster response
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Secret Security Clearance required
  • Master’s Degree in areas such as National Security, Homeland Security, Emergency Management, Public Policy, International Relations or a similar field and at least six (6) years of professional experience working in emergency response and/or disaster preparedness OR
  • Bachelor’s Degree in the aforementioned areas and at least ten (10) years of professional experience working in emergency response and/or disaster preparedness
  • Have reached, at a minimum, the rank of O-5 in the military or equivalent in a civilian capacity (i.e. FS-02/GS-14).
  • Minimum five (5) years of experience as a strategic planner, force development expert, or interagency collaborator
  • Minimum two (2) years of experience advising foreign military or senior government officials
  • Proven success in individual and organizational capacity building and aptitude to share knowledge, mentor and coach others
  • Prior experience working or living abroad for a minimum of one year in a developing country
  • Prior demonstrated experience working in service, combatant, or strategic level headquarters (e.g., OPNAV, OSD, Joint Staff, USCG, ONI, and/or COCOM staff)
  • Technical and professionally proficient in Spanish at a level equivalent to DLPT2+/2+/2+, Foreign Service Institute 3/3, or other demonstrated proficiency in the language
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Must be able to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment


Constellis offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflect its commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.


Constellis protects critical priorities safely and efficiently around the world. Operating in 40 countries and based in the Washington D.C. area, our 22,000 Constellis employees bring unparalleled dedication and passion for creating a safer world and upholding the highest standards of compliance, quality and integrity. As a leading global provider of risk management, security, humanitarian, training and operational support services to government and commercial customers worldwide, Constellis’ forward thinking solutions include a range of synergistic services, including background investigations, social intelligence tools, advanced training, logistics and life support, UAV and K9 services, and crisis response mitigation. At Constellis, our number one priority is to secure success for our customers. For more information, visit


Work conditions can vary from a busy office environment to field work, both subject to frequent interruptions. Travel to austere environments may also be required. Additional specific details related to working conditions may be outlined in your Statement of Work.


Requires intermittent standing, walking, sitting, squatting, stretching and bending throughout the workday. Requires constant use of hands and fingers to feel, handle or operate objects, tools or controls, and reach with hands and arms. Additional specific details related to physical requirements may be outlined in the Company’s Performance Work Statement or Contract with the client.