Job Title:Health Care Entry-Level Analyst
Agency:Government Accountability Office
Job Announcement Number:GAO-13-HC-0347-02
The contents of the announcement can still be viewed.
|$44,622.00 to $87,697.00 / Per Year|
|Thursday, December 06, 2012 to Thursday, December 20, 2012|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full-Time - Permanent|
|FEW vacancies -
DC, Atlanta, Chicago & Seattle|
WHO MAY APPLY:
|This vacancy is open to all U.S. Citizens, including status applicants (current and former federal government employees who meet certain conditions). Click the following link for more information about status applicants: http://www.opm.gov/employ/students/fedhire.asp#meaning|
The Government Accountability Office (GAO)supports the U.S. Congress in its oversight responsibilities by conducting original research and analysis to assess how well federally-funded programs are operating and assist with the development of legislation and appropriation reviews.
This position is located in the Health Care Team. The incumbent of this position will perform entry-level analyst duties which consist of developing research methods, reviewing documents, conducting interviews, summarizing facts, interpreting data, performing program evaluations, drafting segments of reports and testimonies, and delivering oral briefings. Typically, the Health Care team work focuses on the following topics: * reforms, financing, and operations associated with Medicare, Medicaid, the State Children's Health Insurance Program, and the health systems operated by the Department of Veterans' Affairs and the Department of Defense; * trends, reforms, and federal oversight of private health insurance coverage and issues related to the uninsured population; * effectiveness of public health programs, including their ability to detect and respond to naturally occurring and bioterrorist events; * and strategies for financing and overseeing the delivery of chronic and long-term health care services. Voted one of the best places to work in the federal government since 2005, GAO provides flexibilities and benefits to our employees. We promote dynamic and forward-thinking workplace practices. We foster an inclusive work environment that emphasizes continuous learning, personal and professional development, and incentives for exceptional performance. We promote equal opportunity for all staff without regard to age, disability, ethnicity, gender, religion, or sexual orientation. GAO's success in embracing and leveraging the diversity of its employees is central to our mission of serving a diverse American population through its congressional representatives. If you want to improve government services and you have exceptional analytical, communication, and collaboration skills and can demonstrate high levels of initiative, then GAO is where you want to be! To learn more about GAO, please visit us on the web at http://www.gao.gov/careers/index.html.
THIS POSITION IS INCLUDED IN THE BARGAINING UNIT.
- You must be a U.S. Citizenship to apply for this position
- A 2 year probationary period will be required.
- You will have to complete a financial disclosure statement.
- You will be subject to a background/suitability investigation/determination
- Your complete application must be received by closing date of announcement.
- All supporting documentations must also be received by closing date.