Distribution Process Advocate - Naples, Italy New

Distribution Process Advocate

  • Naples, Italy
  • Full-Time
  • Posted January 18, 2024

About this Position

Professional Analysis, Inc. (PAI) is seeking a Distribution Process Advocate (DPA) to support the operational requirements of the Marine Corps Logistics Command (MARCORLOGCOM). This surge position will fulfill eight months of requirements with the potential for one additional year of work.

Based in Naples, Italy the DPA will execute the strategic vision of MARCORLOGCOM headquarters in Albany, GA in accordance with the Distribution Management Support Services (DMSS) contract.

By providing tactical direction in a dynamic transportation environment, this advocate will ensure shipping timelines are met by providing both direct and indirect support to meet the needs of deployed Marines.


1. Address USMC/Navy cargo problems related to standard port procedures (violation of which results in discrepancies).

2. Provide assistance to aerial port customer service representatives regarding DOD transiting shipments.

3. Assist aerial port customer service representatives by facilitating Marine Corps/Navy process improvements to minimize the occurrence of Marine Corps/Navy sponsored frustrated cargo.

4. Resolve/Process all frustrated cargo to ensure compliance with both aerial port and DOD requirements to include facilitating customs clearance.

5. Conduct analyses of cargo movement processes and emerging trends to provide guidance in the development of policy and process changes.

6. Monitor all cargo movements through all modes of transportation from origin to destination to determine the effectiveness of distribution system to meet time definite deliver standards, operational need goals, and customer wait time goals.

7. Review and analyze DTS process time-line data to identify deficiencies, develop process improvement courses of action (COA) and assist with the implementation of selected COA’s.

8. May perform as the team lead for contracted distribution support teams within a locality.

9. Is trained in the doctrinal concepts of landing support and the landing force support party; conducting port, arrival/departure airfield, helicopter landing zone, and rail head.

10. Must have functional knowledge of DTS transportation systems.

11. May perform duties in line with contingency planning, SOP development, Joint and Multi-National Logistics.

12. May be required to analyze logistics data, provide metrics and develop courses of action in order to create increased efficiencies within logistical processes and distribution operations.

13. Develop operational plans and concepts. Designs data collection requirements to support operational planning. Provides advice and recommendations to high level officials regarding operational plans and concepts.

14. Analyze plans, data, intelligence information, or systems. Develops estimates and makes recommendations for deficiencies. Integrates information from a variety of sources into various systems; ensures proper systems interfaces. Collects data for analysis. Develops products resulting from analysis.

15. Perform one or more of the following or related activities:
• Analyzes and reengineers mission processes by applying business process reengineering principles
• Proposes and assists in the implementation of change initiatives
• Supports participation in related studies
• Develops tools and information systems as required to support management processes

16. Perform one or more of the following or related activities:
• Performs analysis, develops plans, and facilitates implementation
• Analyzes and develops concepts for strategic deployment; operational and logistics issues; organizational structure and equipment and modernization of forces/ exercises and training; and computer, communication, command, and control, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (C4ISR)

17. Conduct container management to include receipt, issue and inspection. Provide container management reports, metrics and analysis. Develop and maintain container SOPs as required.

• Current SECRET Security Clearance
• Bachelor's degree in a related field and 10 years of directly related military or specialized experience
• OR 15 years of directly related military specialized experience
• Must be a U.S. citizen

Work Schedule:
• Hours of operations will normally consist of 8 hours per day/5-day workweek, unless approved overtime is authorized
• Overtime may be required on weekends and holidays, as well as late evening and early morning hours
• Paid Federal holidays

• Earn valuable skills and experience
• Future growth opportunities in a fast growing company
• Full healthcare benefits package
• Generous Federal holiday schedule
• Paid personal time off
• Paid sick leave
• 401K

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