Administrative Specialist - TS/SCI w/Polygraph

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Highly Compensated Administrative Services
McLean, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success


Microsoft Office

Office Administration

REQ#: RQ174595
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to serve as a critical component of our nation’s safety and security. Make an impact by using your expertise to protect our country from threats.

Job Description

Discover a career that is challenging, impactful, and mission-critical. Join our team as an Admin Assistant IV and make an impact on our customer. While you help us advance the mission, we’ll help advance your career.


  • Working in a discreet environment handling sensitive and personal information daily

  • Completing transactional duties with special attention to detail, being organized, and multi-tasking

  • Interacting with our ongoing POC customers, team members/Leads, and employees via phone, Skype or email

  • Handling and receiving incoming and outgoing correspondence

As an Administrative Assistant IV, your day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • The Administrative Assistant IV (AA) will regularly interact with senior staff and senior managers around the mission center and in other components

  • This position will serve as part of a team of 5 support staff supporting 19 Mission Center Front Office Seniors

  • However, this position, along with one other contractor, will provide principal support to 7 Front Office Seniors, while providing backup support to the other support team members

  • Daily tasks include Front Office calendar support, meeting room scheduling and overall senior preparedness

  • The work is both transactional and dynamic, requiring strong organizational and multi-tasking skills to track action items and taskings that have competing priorities and deadlines

  • The work requires strong oral and written communications skills. The work product is a reflection of the ExDir's staff; office communications must not contain misspellings and grammatical errors. Extreme discretion is required

  • The resource will by privy to a good amount of sensitive information. Extreme adherence to the need-to-know principle is required

  • Due to the nature of the work, the ExDir staff cannot support maxiflex schedules

  • No lifting or moving is required

  • The resource will not be required to be standing for long periods of time, unless using a standing desk

  • Key systems include but are not limited to intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Skype, and Sponsor-specific systems, such as the Sponsor Access Request System, Sponsor Travel System, Sponsor Directorate communication databases

  • Sponsor will provide OJT on specific mission systems

  • The resomce shall be proficient upon arrival in Microsoft Office and Skype

  • The AA will not supervise or train others

  • Candidate will be managing calendars of multiple seniors and must have the ability to reschedule existing meetings to meet shifting mission priorities

  • The resource will have increasing autonomy to manage calendar based on demonstrated organizational skills and sound judgment

  • The AA will be responsible for processing access requests for new ExDir/Front Office staff

  • Submit requests to remove access when staff departs

  • Maintain office rosters, phone trees, and contact cards

  • No requirement to serve as vault custodian


  • The position requires an active TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance

  • HS Diploma and 7 years of relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • The AA shall be available during core office hours between 0900 and 1500, Monday through Friday; the resource may arrive earlier or stay later, as long as support is provided during the core office hours

  • Proficient Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint

  • Able to perform duties with minimal supervision and some team interaction

  • This position is on customer site


  • 401K with company match

  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications

  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from

  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays









Work Requirements
Years of Experience

4 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $101,566 - $123,625. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.