The purpose of this RFI is to provide the Department of State (DOS) with contractor personnel necessary to support the Bureau of Diplomatic Security’s (DS) Office of Overseas Protective Operations (DS/IP/OPO). The Contractor shall provide personnel to assist DS in the management and administration of protective services, financial management, acquisition support, information management, and administrative programs.
The Office of Overseas Protective Operations directs, develops, and delivers programs, operational guidance, and resources to sustain effective security forces at U.S. diplomatic missions. Continuing international uncertainties underscore the need to maintain effective security at U.S. diplomatic missions. In pursuit of that objective, DS/IP/OPO requires the services of personnel in procedural/physical security, financial management and support fields to assist in accomplishing this mission.