JEONS

AcronymDefinition
JEONSJoint Emergent Operational Needs Statement
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This new expedited staffing process added Joint Urgent Operational Needs Statement (JUONS) and Joint Emergent Operational Needs Statement (JEONS) as lanes to complement the JCIDS deliberate process.
JEONS are Combatant Commander identified capability gaps in anticipated or pending contingency operations that must be acted upon before operations commence to prevent loss of life and/or critical mission failure.
Staffing a JUON/ JEON requires a keen appreciation of the acquisition and integrated employment of services' capabilities in the pursuit of national objectives, an expertise in developing and evaluating strategic concepts within the military environment, an understanding of how plans are created and executed, and the ability to make consequential decisions in the volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous strategic environment.