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Business and Industry Specialist, GS-1101-14 (Direct Hire) – Washington, District of Columbia
Commerce, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce
Job ID: 123632Start Date: 07/18/2019End Date: 08/01/2019
Qualification requirements in the vacancy announcement are based on the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Qualification Standards Handbook, which contains federal qualification standards. This handbook is available on the Office of Personnel Management website located atwww.opm.gov/qualifications.
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.
To qualify for theGS-14level:Applicants must possess one year of specialized experience equivalent to theGS-13in the Federal Service. Specialized experience is experience that has equipped the applicant with the particular competencies/knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. This experience need not have been in the federal government. For this position, specialized experience is: Experience in foreign investment or trade issues that affect U.S. industries;
Developing strategies and policies involving complex issues and implementing a detailed work program while working within mandatory (i.e., statutory) or strict deadlines;
Briefing senior officials on national security, trade or foreign investment issues including the Assistant Secretary level and their related staff or the private sector equivalent; and
Advocating for and working with private sector organizations or external government agencies to develop a consensus position on national security issues.
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