Job Title: Project Management LeaderJob Announcement Number: FRTIB-13-MP-010-774636
Agency: Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board
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/ Per Year
Thursday, November 15, 2012 to
Friday, November 30, 2012
SERIES & GRADE:
Full Time -
1 vacancy in the following location:
Washington DC, DC United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
Status Candidates (Merit Promotion and VEOA Eligibles)
The Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) is widely considered to be one of the best retirement plans in the world and a model for defined contribution plans. We are seeking a champion for its continual improvement.
Voted as one of the Best Places to Work in the Federal Government as ranked by the Partnership for Public Service in its 2011 Very Small Agencies Best Places to Work Rankings, the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board (FRTIB) is an independent Federal Agency with a single mission: To administer the Thrift Savings Plan solely in the interest of its participants and beneficiaries. We help Federal employees and members of the Uniformed Services retire with dignity by providing benefits similar to private sector 401(k) plans. The TSP manages over $300 billion for 4.6 million participants located in every time zone around the world.
The FRTIB is looking for a highly qualified and motivated individual to serve as a Project Management Leader in the Office of Enterprise Planning. The incumbent will be responsible for planning and managing cross-departmental projects at the Agency and ensure that the discipline of project management is employed generally and effectively throughout the Agency.
- U.S. Citizen
- Suitable for Federal employment, determined by a background investigation
- Male born after 12-31-59 must be registered for Selective Service
- Relevant experience (see Qualifications below)
DUTIES:Back to top
· Coordinates with and across Agency departments to determine how to appropriately segment project efforts for ease of management and control.
· Develops project plans and project schedules.
· Communicates with stakeholders, Agency and contractor staff on project issues.
· Measures project progress and achievements.
· Keeps current on project management tools and techniques.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:Back to top
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet the specialized experience as described below:
One year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-13 grade level which involved experience analyzing, planning, and carrying out major projects in the area of defined contribution plans, benefits, or investments; and demonstrating proficiency in project management tools; and work that is typically in or related to the work of the position being filled.
Education may not be substituted for experience at this grade level.
Applicants must meet basic eligibility requirements such as Time in Grade, minimum qualifications, and other regulatory requirements by the close date of this announcement.
Time-in-Grade: Applicants who have held a General Schedule (GS) position within the last 52 weeks must meet the Time in Grade Requirement, which is 52 weeks of Federal Service at the next lower grade, (GS-13).
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Your resume will be reviewed to ensure you meet the minimum qualification requirements. Applicants meeting minimum qualifications will further be evaluated on information provided in the Questionnaire. The questionnaire collects information on your education, training, and experience related to the following competencies: Project Management, Project Management Tools, Multi-task Oriented, and Leadership.
If you rate yourself higher than is supported by your application materials, your responses may be adjusted and/or you may be excluded from consideration for this job.
To preview this questionnaire, click on the following link View Assessment Questions.
If your final rating places you among the top candidates, your application will be referred to the selecting official for further review.