Job Title:Director, Office of Contracts and Grants Management
Agency:Library of Congress
Job Announcement Number:130001
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|$119,554.00 to $165,300.00 / Per Year|
|Thursday, January 31, 2013 to Monday, March 04, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Open - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Washington, DC, USView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Anyone may apply - By law, employment at most U.S. Government agencies, including the Library of Congress, is limited to U.S. citizens. However, non-citizens may be hired provided that immigration law and other legal requirements are met, and the Library determines there are no qualified U.S. citizens available for the position.|
The Library of Congress serves the Congress in fulfilling its duties and preserves and promotes knowledge and creativity for the benefit of the American people. It is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution and the world's largest library, with more than 151 million items in its physical collections (including books, manuscripts, prints, photos, film, video, and sound recordings) and almost 20 million items online. Located on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., the Library is the home of the U.S. Copyright Office, the Congressional Research Service (CRS), the Law Library of Congress and the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
The Director, Office of Contracts and Grants Management (OCGM) manages and directs Library-wide procurement and grants activities worth about $200 million annually. The Director is responsible for, evaluating procurement and grant requests and coordinating actions with senior officials in the Library’s Service Units, as well as directing the operations of the OCGM. The Office is responsible for 1) procuring goods and services for the use of the Library (except for acquisitions for Library collections and procurement activities that are by statute or regulation assigned to other Library units); 2) procuring goods and services for libraries and other offices throughout the Federal Government that participate in the Library's FEDLINK revolving fund program; 3) awarding grants and funded cooperative agreements to institutions; 4) awarding fellowships and prizes to domestic and foreign individuals; 5) verifying that awards, fellowships and prizes to be awarded are pursuant to Library gift authorities; and 6) complying with State Department visa requirements. The Office's work covers the entire life cycle of procurement and grants activity - planning, solicitation, competition, cost evaluation, negotiation, source selection, contract and agreement formation, project execution and oversight, administration and changes, terminations and disputes, assessment, closeout and reporting.
This position is located in the Office of Contracts and Grants Management, Office of the Librarian.
The position description number for this position is 250035.
This position has no promotion potential.
The salary range indicated reflects the locality pay adjustments for the Washington, D.C., Metropolitan area.
The incumbent of this position will work a flextime work schedule.
This is a supervisory, non-bargaining unit position.
Relocation expenses may be authorized for the person selected under this vacancy announcement.
- See requirements listed below under Qualifications Required.