Incumbent serves as one of three Administrative Officers for the Operations Directorate of VOA.
THIS POSITION IS COVERED BY A UNION AGREEMENT
****VACANCY HAS BEEN AMENDED TO EXTEND CLOSING DATE****
****VACANCY HAS BEEN AMENDED TO CHANGE BARGAINING UNIT STATUS****
Note: Budgetary conditions may delay or otherwise affect filling this vacancy. However, all interested candidates should apply now.
The Broadcasting Board of Governors is conveniently located within walking distance to the Green, Yellow and Blue Metro lines.
INTRODUCTION TO AGENCY
The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), an independent federal agency, is an exciting, multi cultural organization that encompasses all U.S. civilian international broadcasting. The BBG is comprised of the Voice of America, which delivers high quality, multimedia programming in 44 languages to audiences worldwide; the Office of Cuba Broadcasting (Radio and TV Marti); the International Broadcasting Bureau, which provides transmission, administrative, and other support service; and three grantee organizations - Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty; the Middle East Broadcasting Networks (Alhurra TV and Radio Sawa), and Radio Free Asia. Our staff of dedicated professionals serves as an example of a free and independent media, reaching a worldwide audience with news, information, and relevant discussions.
Duties include but are not limited to the following:
Coordinate and oversee the contracting for and use of purchase order vendors (POVs) within the Division.
Handle office support and moves with the Facilities Management branch.
Oversee work flow in designated program area.
Handle specific issues regarding policies and procedures relating to procurement, time and attendance, pay, domestic travel, etc.