Job Title:Economist, ZP-0110-II/III, BEA-M-JMW
Department:Department Of Commerce
Agency:Bureau of Economic Analysis
Job Announcement Number:BEA-ADIA-2013-0002
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|$51,630.00 to $97,333.00 / Per Year|
|Friday, August 16, 2013 to Thursday, September 05, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Competitive Services: Career or Career Conditional - Full-Time, Permanent|
|many vacancies in the following location:|
District Of Columbia County, DC, USView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Current Federal employees serving under a career or career-conditional appointment in the competitive service; former Federal employees with reinstatement eligibility; Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP)/Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) eligibles; applicants eligible under special hiring authorities; veterans who are preference eligible, or separated from the U.S. Armed Forces under honorable conditions after 3 years or more of continuous active service (VEOA).|
The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) is one of the world's leading statistical agencies, recognized throughout the United States and around the world as a key source for the best and most comprehensive economic statistics available. The data produced by BEA are among the most important tools used in decision-making by policy-makers in the Congress and the executive agencies, including the Council of Economic Advisers, the Federal Reserve, the Office of Management and Budget and the Treasury. BEA's data are also used extensively by private businesses and a wide range of regional organizations, state and local governments, businesses and educational institutions.
This vacancy is advertised under 2 different announcements. Some applicants may not be eligible to be hired under THIS announcement. Please make sure you apply to the announcement that entitles you to consideration. Read the `Who May Apply` section carefully to determine your eligibility. If you are not eligible under this announcement, please see BEA-ADIA-2013-0003, Economist, ZP-0110-II/III, BEA-D-JMW, which can be accessed at http://jobsearch.USAJOBS.opm.gov/
This vacancy is for Economist positions in the Information and Business Services Branch and the Goods and Distributive Services Branch, Industry Sector Division, located at the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis in Washington, DC.
The Industry Sector Division (ISD) prepares the annual and benchmark input-output accounts and the GDP-by-Industry statistics for the U.S. jointly with the Industry Applications Division (IAD) within the Industry Economic Accounts (IEA) Directorate of BEA. In addition, IEA produces and/or contributes to the U.S. Travel and Tourism Satellite Account (TTSA), Arts and Cultural Production Satellite Account (ACPSA) and the Healthcare Satellite Account. Satellite Accounts are supplemental accounts that expand the analytical capacity of the main accounts by focusing on a particular aspect of economic activity. The incumbents are economists within ISD responsible for collecting and preparing data analysis and research to support the economic statistics published as part of the Industry Economic Accounts.
These positions are in the Information, Business Services & TTSA Branch and the Goods & Distributive Services Branch within ISD. The Information, Business Services & TTSA Branch prepares estimates of information, finance and insurance, and professional and scientific industries for the annual and benchmark input-output accounts and the GDP-by-Industry statistics for the U.S. The Goods and Distributive Services Branch prepares estimates of Manufacturing, Mining, Agriculture, Utilities, Retail and Wholesale industries for the annual and benchmark input-output accounts and the GDP-by-Industry statistics for the U.S. The incumbent is responsible for preparing, analyzing and improving these statistics.
BEA has been ranked by its employees as one of the top federal agencies for which to work. It has a dynamic and motivated staff, and encourages professional growth. BEA has an unparalleled location in the heart of downtown D.C., only blocks from the White House and within walking distance to three Metro lines. The Penn Quarter, Logan and Dupont Circles, and the Kennedy and Verizon Centers are all within walking distance. This location provides for a unique balance of intellectual pursuit during the day and wealth of cultural and social activities after work.
This position is in the competitive service.
One year probationary period may be required.
Relocation expenses WILL NOT be paid.
This is a non-bargaining unit position.
The Full Promotion Potential of this position is: ZP-03.
This position may be filled through means other than the competitive promotion process.
Salaries shown for this vacancy include locality pay. Applicants interested in relocating to a different geographic location should be aware that their salary is subject to change.
- You must be a U.S. citizen
- If your resume is incomplete, you will not be considered for this vacancy.
- You must be registered with Selective Service if applicable (www.sss.gov).
- You must be suitable for Federal employment.
- Time-in-grade/band requirements must be met.