Attorney-Adviser (General) Job in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Department of Defense



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Attorney-Adviser (General) – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Defense Logistics Agency, Department of Defense
Job ID: 603355
Start Date: 06/30/2022
End Date: 07/25/2022

Qualification Summary
The position will be filled at the GS-11 level. 1) The first professional law degree (LL.B. or J.D.); 2) Proof that you are licensed and a member in good standing with the bar of the highest court of a State, U.S. commonwealth, U.S. territory, or the District of Columbia. Proof is a “certificate of good standing” issued by your state of licensure within 6 months of the date of application or a screenshot of your bar status taken from your state of licensure website dated within 6 months. The successful applicant selected for employment must provide a “certificate of good standing” issued by their respective bar showing they are in good standing and in active status prior to appointment; 3) One year of professional legal experience or second professional law degree (Master of Laws (L.L.M.) provided it required one full academic year of graduate study; or superior law school achievements, law school academic excellence, significant law school activities, or significant achievements at the law school’s official reviews or journals. In accordance with DoD 1442.2 (Personnel Actions Involving Civilian Attorneys). Promotion for this position is based on the individual’s time, performance, and mastery of skills at the required grade level and only with approval of the designated official (DLA General Counsel) in accordance with the applicable regulation. This Journeyman position has the potential for promotion to a GS-12 after one year of satisfactory performance at the GS-11 level, demonstrated ability to accomplish the assignments at the GS-12 level, and approval of the promotion by the DLA General Counsel. After promotion to the GS-12 level and one year of satisfactory performance at this level, demonstrated ability to accomplish assignments at the GS-13 level and approval by the DLA General Counsel the journeyman attorney can be promoted to the top journeyman grade of GS-13. The experience described in your resume will be evaluated and screened for competencies needed to perform the duties of the position as described in the MAJOR DUTIES section of this announcement. The QUALITY of experience relates to how closely or to what extent your experience, education, and training are relevant to the duties and responsibilities of the announced position. Your resume must show you have the competencies necessary to successfully perform the work of the position. Salary will be set within the range specified in this vacancy announcement based on the complexity of work to be performed, the selectee’s experience, education, training, and availability of funds. The Desired Skills and Experience – Selection Factors for this position are as follows (Narrative Statement Not Required): Knowledge and experience with Federal Acquisition Law and/or bid protests filed at the Contracting Officer, Agency, Government Accountability Office and/ or Court of Federal Claims, forums, and, Analytical ability, including issue identification, legal research, analysis of options, risk analysis, and creative problem solving and, Excellent communication skills (oral and written) and, Legal and business judgment and ability to provide superior service to clients. Security Clearance: This position is designated Non-Critical Sensitive. If selected, you must obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance. If you are unable to obtain this level of security clearance (as a result of undisclosed or disclosed background issues), within a reasonable period of time (as defined by the agency), the employment offer may be withdrawn. In addition, incumbent is subject to periodic re-investigation to maintain security eligibility in accordance with DoD 5200.2-R.

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