Job Title:Administrative Program Specialist(DEU)
Department:Department Of Commerce
Agency:Minority Business Development Agency
Job Announcement Number:MBDA-OND-2013-0014
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|$62,467.00 to $97,333.00 / Per Year|
|Thursday, February 14, 2013 to Thursday, February 21, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Competitive Service - This is a Term Appointment NTE 13 months.|
|2 vacancies -
Washington, DC, USView Map|
WHO MAY APPLY:
All qualified United States citizens. This vacancy is being advertised under Delegated Examining procedures & is open to all U.S. citizens. This vacancy is being concurrently advertised under merit promotion procedures for status candidates (those currently serving on a career/career-conditional appointment, reinstatement eligibles, or those eligible under special appointing authorities) under vacancy announcement# MBDA-OND-2013-0015.
Come be a part of the only federal agency solely dedicated to promoting the growth and global competitiveness of the Nation's 5.8 million minority-owned firms. The Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) is addressing the challenges and opportunities faced by these firms by developing programs that provide the keys to entrepreneurial success. You will join an entrepreneurially focused and innovative organization committed to building a new generation of minority-owned corporations for the purpose of job creation and economic prosperity.
This is a Term Appointment NTE 13 months, however this appointment may be extended, for no more than 4 years total.
The Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) at the U.S. Department of Commerce is a job creating, globally-focused, transaction-oriented agency that fosters the growth and global competitiveness of businesses owned and operated by members our nation’s minority, diaspora communities. MBDA accomplishes its mission by providing economic input that stimulates the creation of new jobs. Specifically, MBDA offers access to contracts, capital, and new international and domestic markets. In addition, the agency manages a national network of MBDA Business Centers staffed with business experts who provide targeted clients with sophisticated strategic business consulting services designed to assist the business owner in growing their businesses to size and scale. This position is located in the Office of the National Director (OND), head of the agency and its senior management team and fulfills a critical role in these efforts by managing the administrative activities of the office, while assisting with the coordination of multiple initiatives that encompass various agency international and domestic goals. The convergence and intersection of agency goals across multiple MBDA offices requires the incumbent to serve in an executive support role on behalf of the National Director or the National Deputy Director, taking leadership in streamlining communication between senior staff and individual offices to meet the needs of staff, customers, and stakeholders. The incumbent will be a primary liaison in the development of relationships with international and domestic stakeholders, including CEO’s of Fortune 500 and substantial client companies, private equity and venture capital firms, family office representatives and sovereign wealth funds, foreign delegations, ambassadors, Secretaries of federal government agencies, Commerce Bureau Assistant Secretaries and others. In addition, the incumbent will manage specific projects, official schedules, executive travel and other responsibilities of the National Director.
- Must be a United States Citizen,
- Must be suitable for Federal employment,
- Relocation expenses are not authorized,
- Registered for Selective Service if applicable (www.sss.gov),
- One year of specialized experience at the next lower grade,
- One year probationary period may be required.