Job Overview


Become a part of the Department that touches the lives of every American!  At the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) you can give back to your community, state, and country by making a difference in the lives of Americans everywhere.  It is the principal agency for protecting the health of citizens.  Join HHS and help to make our world healthier, safer, and better for all Americans.


Who May Apply:  This vacancy is only open to current Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, employees with competitive status only.  




This position is located in Silver Spring, MD.




Major Duties:
 The selectee of this position serves as the senior administrative management official and technical expert for all facets of administrative operations and budget execution in the Office of Regulatory Policy.  Assures consistency of management implementation throughout the offices that the Immediate Office (IO)supports. Responsible for overseeing and advising on the allocation and management of FTEs, space, travel, administrative functions, and financial resources among the staffs and programs within the organization for this IO provides administrative support. As the Senior Management Officer, the incumbent draws upon skills and expertise associated with more than one discipline.  Issues policy directives and guidance to Office and Division Directors and Management Officers pertaining to administrative management activities; serves as member of CDER's Management Team, working with the Center Executive Officer and other senior management officials in CDER.  Works closely with the ORP Director and other senior level staff members to define objectives, formulates policies, and design programs to meet the needs of the Office's administrative management functions.