a. Coordinate with and assist the sponsor during JCIDS document development to ensure cross-Component harmonization of proposals, and that joint warfighting capability gaps are being adequately addressed.
b. Support the Gatekeeper (who is the Joint Staff, J-8, Deputy Director for Joint Warfighting Capability Assessment (DDJWCA)) in determining the JPD and the lead and/or supporting JWCAs for each JCIDS document.
c. Lead JWCA, analyze JCIDS documents and coordinate with supporting JWCAs to ensure all joint warfighting aspects have been considered in the analysis. Provide context and a summary of the JWCA's independent assessment regarding JCIDS proposals to the FCB when considering capabilities documents.
d. Supporting JWCA, coordinate with and support the lead JWCA analysis of
e. Coordinate with the sponsor to resolve any potential issues prior to or as a result of formal staffing.
f. Provide a summary analysis and recommendation to the FCB/JCB/JROC on validation and/or approval of JCIDS documents.
g. Continually review the assigned functional area through analysis as directed by the JROC and other analytic efforts to identify capability shortfalls.
h. Develop prioritized lists of capability shortfalls and current JCIDS proposals within assigned functional areas. These lists will be submitted to and approved by the JROC annually.