Job Overview

Summary

This position is located in the Policy, Research, and Analysis Department (PRAD), the Office of Policy and External Affairs.

More than one selection may be made from this vacancy announcement.

Recruitment incentives may be authorized for this position, if applicable.


Marketing Statement:

The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation has a distinguished and important mission in protecting America's pensions. At PBGC, you will use your skills in accounting, auditing, business, finance, law, actuarial science, or information technology and more, to protect the retirement income of nearly 44 million hardworking Americans. Our work is challenging, compelling, and important. Whatever your background or expertise, you will find your future at PBGC exceptionally rewarding because the work you perform will have a daily impact on the lives of relatives, friends and neighbors. It will be like no other career choice you have explored.

We are counting on bright, talented and dedicated individuals like you to achieve our goals. You will be both challenged and supported, so whether you are just starting out or looking for new opportunities, consider PBGC and start making a difference today!

If you are interested in a challenging career with great benefits, training, and strong growth potential, we strongly encourage you to apply for the Economist position today!

CONCURRENT ANNOUNCEMENT: THIS POSITION IS ALSO BEING ADVERTISED UNDER DELEGATED EXAMINING PROCEDURES UNDER ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER PRAD-2013-0012. IF YOU WISH TO BE CONSIDERED UNDER THAT ANNOUNCEMENT, YOU MUST APPLY.

Duties

As an Economist in the Policy, Research and Analysis Department you will:

 

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Conduct and support special reviews, studies and analyses of potential future outcomes for the financial condition of PBGC and the defined benefit pension system.

Participate in meetings with senior level PBGC officials, representatives of the Board of Directors, Congressional staff, representatives from Labor, Treasury and Commerce Departments, other Federal agencies, and members of the pension community to provide various economic and pension plan analyses, data and statistics.

Assist in developing a plan of organizing and integrating economic and statistical data from the varied sources. 

 

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Conduct and support special reviews, studies and analyses of potential future outcomes for the financial condition of PBGC and the defined pension system and of important economic, policy and legislative factors affecting those outcomes.

Participate in meetings with senior level PBGC officials, representatives of the Board of Directors, Congressional staff, representatives from Labor, Treasury and Commerce Departments, other Federal agencies, and members of the pension community to provide complex economic and pension plan analyses, data and statistics.

Assist in developing a complex plan of organizing and integrating economic and statistical data from the varied sources.

If this position is filled at a level below the full performance level, you may be promoted without further competition.