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Personnel Security Specialist

Operations | Ashburn, VA | Full Time

Job Description

On behalf of our client, we are looking for a Personnel Security Specialist for their Ashburn location. The Personnel Security Specialist is responsible for assisting with the development and administration of client security requirements. This position requires a proactive self-starter who can hold a clear and detail-oriented focus, quickly learn and follow processes and procedures, and maintain open communication with managers and clients.

Location: Ashburn, VA 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Review and evaluate background investigation reports and other records.
  • Determine the adequacy and completeness of background investigations and other means by which data were collected.
  • Evaluate the authenticity, veracity, and pertinence of the data to the record.
  • Request additional or develop other information, if needed
  • Track clearance packages through the submission process
  • Clearly communicate status to management and candidates

Required Skills:

  • Experience in background screenings
  • Experience in data management and maintenance
  • Ability to handle and maintain confidential and sensitive data
  • Ability to organize and maintain high volumes of data
  • Ability to produce reports
  • Excellent computer skills with knowledge of MS Windows and MS Office Professional