Job Title:Chief Counsel for Economic Development
Department:Department Of Commerce
Agency:Economic Development Administration
Job Announcement Number:EDA-HQ-2013-0004
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|$119,554.00 to $179,700.00 / Per Year|
|Tuesday, November 06, 2012 to Thursday, December 06, 2012|
SERIES & GRADE:
|This is a permanent position in the Senior Executive Service (SES). - The position is a full - time career SES appointment.|
|1 vacancy -
District Of Columbia County, DC, USView Map|
WHO MAY APPLY:
|All Qualified Individuals (U.S. Citizens Only)|
The U.S. Department of Commerce has a broad mandate to advance economic growth, jobs, and opportunities for the American people. It has cross cutting responsibilities in the areas of trade, technology, entrepreneurship, economic development, environmental stewardship and statistical research and analysis. The products and services the department provides touch the lives of Americans and American companies in many ways, including weather forecasts, the decennial census, and patent and trademark protection for inventors and businesses.
The Economic Development Administration (EDA) is currently seeking a highly-motivated individual to serve as the Chief Counsel for Economic Development. EDA leads the Federal economic development agenda by promoting innovation and competitiveness, and preparing American regions for growth and success in the worldwide economy. The Chief Counsel is responsible for rendering all necessary legal services, subject to the provisions of DOO 10-6, “Office of the General Counsel, and providing advice and consultation to the Assistant Secretary and Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Economic Development Administration (EDA), and other members of the senior staff on all legal aspects of EDA's policies and programs. As a member of EDA’s senior management team, the Chief Counsel advises and assists in the development of EDA policies and programs. The Chief Counsel supervises the staff of the Office of Chief Counsel, and provides guidance and direction on legal issues beings addressed within the Office of Chief Counsel (OCC) for Economic Development.
- U.S. Citizenship
- The selectee must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret clearance
- Designated and/or random drug testing
- Public Financial Disclosure Report (SF-278) within 30-days
- Payment of relocation expenses is not authorized
- Mobility agreements are required for members of the SES.