Complete application consists of the following:
1. Resume: Resume showing relevant experience; optional cover letter. Your resume should indicate your educational and work experience including job titles, salary, employment dates, duties and accomplishments, experience and how it relates to the professional law experience, specialized experience and the KSAs in the job announcement. Any experience claimed in a cover letter should be substantiated by information contained in your resume.
2. Transcripts: You MUST
submit copies of your law degree transcripts for verification of the education requirements. Unofficial copies are acceptable, however, if selected you will be required to furnish official transcripts. It is your responsibility to provide adequate proof that you meet the above educational requirements. Inadequate or illegible information could result in non-qualification and loss of consideration.
3. Bar Membership:
submit documentation to prove that you are a current member of the Bar in good standing of any state, territory of the United States, the District of Columbia, or the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.
4. Veteran's preference: The Department of Commerce considers veterans’ preference eligibility a positive factor when reviewing applications. Qualified veterans will be considered consistent with the requirements of the Foreign Service Act of 1980. Please indicate on your resume the type of veterans' preference you are claiming and provide the appropriate supporting documentation (i.e. DD214 – “member copy 4” or Statement of Service (if active duty), VA Letter, SF-15 etc). For more information on eligibility requirements, please go to http://www.fedshirevets.gov/
. IF APPLICABLE: Military service member's "Statement of Service" will be accepted up to 120 days prior to separation date if a terminal leave form or DD214 cannot be provided. The "Statement of Service" must be signed by or by direction of: the adjutant, personnel officer, or commander of your unit or higher headquarters and must indicate when your terminal leave will begin, your rank, dates of active duty service, the Type of Discharge and Character of Service (i.e. honorable).
5. Other supporting document: We highly encourage current and former Federal employees to submit their SF-50 "Notification of Personnel Action" (indicating current position occupied, grade, step, and tenure). This allows the Human Resources Office (HRO) to expedite the job offer process should you be selected. However, if you don’t attach it, HRO will request that you submit a copy of the supporting document. If you fail to provide the supporting document within 5 business days from the date of request, we will withdraw the job offer and/or remove you from further consideration.
IMPORTANT: FAILURE TO SUBMIT (VIA FAX OR UPLOAD) THE APPLICABLE DOCUMENTS MAY EXCLUDE YOU FROM FURTHER CONSIDERATION. You may submit required and/or supplemental documents through any of the following methods: 1. Upload your file(s); 2. Download from your USAJOBS account; and 3. Fax using the fax cover sheet.
FAXING INSTRUCTIONS AND CONFIRMATION OF RECEIPT - Documentation required by this announcement must be FAXED to 571-258-4052. After you fax in your documentation, you will receive an email notification from email@example.com. If you do not receive this confirmation email within 24 to 48 hours, please call the technical support at (866) 656-6831. These documents must be received by the closing date of this announcement. NOTE: If you have problems completing your on-line application, including problems faxing your supporting documents or you want to confirm receipt of all of your documents, please contact the HELP DESK by phone at 1-866-656-6831. The help desk is available Monday-Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. ET.
Contact Information for this vacancy: Lakshmi Bouchard, 202-482-7931 Fax: 571-258-4052 Email: Lakshmi.Bouchard@trade.gov. AGENCY CONTACT INFO: Julie Burch, Phone: 202-482-5551 Fax: 571-258-4052 Email: Julie.Burch@trade.gov
. Agency Information: International Trade Administration 1401 Constitution Ave NW Room 3226 Washington, DC 20230.