Job Title:Public Affairs Specialist (Recent Graduates)
Agency:Export-Import Bank of the United States
Job Announcement Number:D022-13-COMM-854971
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|$42,209.00 to $67,114.00 / Per Year|
|Wednesday, March 13, 2013 to Wednesday, March 27, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Recent Graduates|
|Few vacancies in the following location:|
Washington DC Metro Area, DC United States
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Recent Graduates, under the Pathways Program|
Be part of a dynamic, self-sustaining Federal agency with a nearly 80-year record of supporting U.S. export-related jobs and over $50 billion in export sales in 2012. Work in the heart of Washington, DC two blocks from the White House across from the McPherson Square metro station.
The Ex-Im Bank is the
official export credit agency of the United States. Ex-Im Bank's
mission is to help to maintain and create U.S. jobs by supporting the
financing of exports of U.S. goods and services to international
markets. Ex-Im Bank enables U.S. companies, large and small, to turn
export opportunities into real sales.
This position is located in the Office of Communications-Public Affairs. The Office is responsible for administering communications programs for the Export-Import Bank of the United States; activities include the preparation and dissemination of information on Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank's export financing programs and policies to domestic and international news media, U.S. and foreign businesses, banks, federal/state/local government agencies, private organizations and groups, and the general public. This position reports to the Vice President of Public Affairs.
This announcement is for a position being filled under the Pathways Recent Graduate Program for individuals who have completed, within the previous two years, a qualifying associates, bachelors, masters, professional, doctorate, vocational or technical degree or certificate from a qualifying educational institution.
You must be a recent graduate who has completed, within the previous two years, an associates, bachelors, masters, professional, doctorate, vocational or technical degree or certificate from a qualifying educational institution such as an accredited technical or vocational school; a 2- or 4-year college or university; a graduate or professional school (e.g., law school, medical school); or a post-secondary home school curriculum. Note: Certificate program is defined as post-secondary education in a qualifying educational institution equal to at least one academic year of full-time study that's part of an accredited college-level, technical, trade, vocational, or business school curriculum.
Veterans unable to apply within two years of receiving their degree due to military service obligation shall have a 2-year period of eligibility to apply that begins from the date of release or discharge from active duty; however, the veteran's eligibility period cannot extend beyond 6 years from the date of graduation.
Recent Graduates participant will need to sign a Pathways Agreement.
After Program completion, Recent Graduates MAY be converted to a permanent position.
Important Note: Noncompetitive conversion to a permanent or term position is not guaranteed. Eligibility for conversion does not guarantee that the agency will opt for conversion.
To be eligible for conversion to a permanent or term position, Recent Graduates must:
-Successfully completed at least 1-year of continuous service in addition to all requirements of the Program.
-Meet the Office of Personnel Managements qualifications for the position to which the Recent Graduate will be converted.
-Maintain performance at the Fully Satisfactory level or higher under the agencys performance management system.
-Completed all the requirements of the Program successfully (this includes 40 hours of annual interactive training or any other required training or activities with a mentor that are outlined in the employees Participant Agreement)
- U.S. Citizenship or National
- Background and Security/Suitability Investigation
- Random Drug Testing
- You may be required to serve a one year probationary period
- Recent Graduate Requirement (see Program Requirements below)