Intelligence Chief



Intelligence Chiefs are the senior most Enlisted Marines of the Marine Corps Intelligence Surveillance Reconnaissance Enterprise (MCISRE) they are responsible to provide the highest quality of actionable intelligence and are accountable for their leadership in guiding the professional development of the enlisted workforce at all levels of the Operating Forces, Supporting Establishment and Joint Commands. Intelligence Chiefs provide professional acumen and subject matter expertise in planning intelligence operations, managing the deployment of intelligence personnel and assets, integrating collection, collection management, analysis, and dissemination efforts, while ensuring seamless integration of national-totactical collection assets, education and training programs from the U.S. intelligence community and intelligence function managers to the MCISRE. Within the MCISRE an Intelligence Chief can serve as the Senior Enlisted Advisor (SEA) to the Director of Intelligence Headquarters Marine Corps, the 0291 Intelligence Chief Occupational Field Specialist on the staff of HQMC Intelligence Department, the SEA at Marine Corps Intelligence Activity and Marine Corps Intelligence Schools, the Intelligence Chief at the MARFOR level, Marine Corps Tactical Operation Group, and in all levels of the Marine Air-Ground Task Force (MAGTF). The duties of the Intelligence Chief encompass providing assistance and advice to MAGTF Commanders AC/S G-2, Commanders of Intelligence Battalions, and other designated commands concerning plans, policies, and procedures pertaining to intelligence operations. This MOS will be assigned and voided only by the authority of the CMC (MM).


  • Must hold primary MOS 0211, 0231, 0241, or 0261.
  • Security requirement: SCI security clearance eligibility.


  • See prerequisites.


  • For a complete listing of duties and tasks, refer to NAVMC 3500.100, Intelligence Training and Readiness Manual.

Related SOC Classification/SOC Code:

  • First-Line Supervisors/Managers of All Other Tactical Operations Specialists 55-2013.

Related Military Skill:

  • Counterintelligence Specialist, 0211.
  • Intelligence Specialist, 0231.
  • Imagery Interpretation Specialist, 0241.
  • Geographic Intelligence Specialist, 0261.