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:  Federal employees with career or career-conditional appointments in the competitive service; former Federal employees with reinstatement eligibility based on previous career or career-conditional appointments; displaced Federal employees requesting special priority selection consideration under the Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP) and the Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP); 30% or more disabled veterans; Military Spouses; PHS Commissioned Corps Officers; and individuals with disabilities.

This vacancy is also being announced concurrently with vacancy announcement HHS-CDC-OD-13-883025 under competitive procedures.  Please review that announcement to see if you are eligible for consideration under competitive procedures.  NOTE:  Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.

This announcement will be used to fill positions in various geographical locations. 

 Supervisory position: This announcement may be used to fill supervisory or lead positions.

Additional information on living and traveling abroad may be found at 

CDC Financial Disclosure Language—OGE form 450
Holding ourselves to a higher standard; the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention inspires public confidence in its trust responsibilities and mission by maintaining high ethical principles.  This position is subject to the confidential financial disclosure requirements of the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 (P.L. 95-521).  Therefore, if selected, you will be required to complete a Confidential Financial Disclosure Report (OGE Form 450) to determine if a conflict or an appearance of a conflict exists between your financial interest and your prospective position with the agency.  This Information will be required annually.

CDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Incumbent serves as the principal advisor and directs and oversees multi-functional program activities involving a broad and complex range of public health programs that are operated overseas.  Manages multiple projects and programs operating concurrently.  Analyzes collected data and findings and interprets complex legislative, regulatory, and/or policy guidance for use in managing overseas public health programs.  Develops and implements strategies and plans for meeting overseas objectives.  Establishes and forges relationships with international organizations to collaborate and facilitate the development and integration of operating public health program initiatives and activities across a broad area. 

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No
  • Additional Duty Location Info

    Few vacancies in the following locations

    • Afghanistan
    • Angola
    • Bangladesh
    • Barbados
    • Benin
    • Botswana
    • Brazil
    • Burkina Faso
    • Cambodia
    • Cameroon
    • Chad
    • China
    • Congo (DRC)
    • Congo
    • Cote D'Ivoire
    • Denmark
    • Dominican Republic
    • Egypt
    • Ethiopia
    • France
    • Gabon
    • Ghana
    • Guatemala
    • Guinea
    • Guyana
    • Haiti
    • India
    • Indonesia
    • Italy
    • Kazakhstan
    • Kenya
    • Laos
    • Lesotho
    • Liberia
    • Madagascar
    • Malawi
    • Mali
    • Mexico
    • Morocco
    • Mozambique
    • Namibia
    • Nepal
    • Nigeria
    • Panama
    • Papua New Guinea
    • Peru
    • Philippines
    • Republic of Georgia
    • Rwanda
    • Saudi Arabia
    • Senegal
    • South Africa
    • South Sudan
    • Swaziland
    • Switzerland
    • Tajikistan
    • Tanzania
    • Thailand
    • Uganda
    • Ukraine
    • Vietnam
    • Yemen
    • Zambia
    • Zimbabwe