Program Specialist Job in Arlington County, Virginia – Department of Homeland Security



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Program Specialist – Arlington County, Virginia
Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Job ID: 132253
Start Date: 08/16/2019
End Date: 08/29/2019

Qualification Summary
You qualify for the GS-13 grade level (starting salary $99,172.00) if you possess one year of specialized experience at the GS-12 grade level performing the following duties: Provide comprehensive advisory and technical services on substantive organizational functions and work practices related to administrative operations, budget/financial support, and procurement; Analyze and evaluate ways to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of program operations; and Deliver briefings, project papers, data analysis status/staff reports and correspondence to managers. NOTE: The contents of your resume must support this response. National Service Experience (i.e., volunteer experience): Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Current or Former Political Appointees: The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) must authorize employment offers made to current or former political appointees. If you are currently, or have been within the last 5 years, a political Schedule A, Schedule C, Non-career SES or Presidential Appointee employee in the Executive Branch, you must disclose this information to the Human Resources Office. Qualifications Must Be Met
The qualification requirements listed above must be met by the closing date of this announcement. Time-in-Grade
Current federal employees must have served 52 weeks at the next lower grade level or equivalent grade band in the federal service. The time-in-grade requirement must be met by closing date of this announcement. Submit a copy of your most recent Notification of Personnel Action (SF-50) that demonstrates your eligibility for consideration, e.g., length of time you have been in your current/highest grade (examples of appropriate SF-50s include promotions, with-in grade/range increases); your current promotion potential; proof of permanent appointment if applying based on an interchange agreement; etc. Please note: While a General Adjustment and/or Award SF-50 may be your most recent SF-50 it typically DOES NOT show proof of Time in Grade. Thus, you may have to submit more than one SF-50 as proof of Time in Grade.

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