Job Title:Attorney-Adviser (Intellectual Property Rights)
Department:Department Of Commerce
Agency:Commerce, International Trade Administration
Job Announcement Number:ITA-FSHR-2014-0001
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|$116,087.00 to $150,913.00 / Per Year|
|Wednesday, October 30, 2013 to Tuesday, November 19, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Excepted Service. - Full-time - Temporary NTE 2 Years*|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Shanghai, ChinaView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
Are you interested in assisting the U.S. businesses compete globally? Help create opportunities for U.S. workers and firms by promoting international trade and fostering a level playing field for American business. Join the International Trade Administration in opening foreign markets, ensuring compliance with trade laws and agreements, and lowering barriers to U.S. competitiveness. Join a winning team help U.S. industry to meet and beat foreign competition, both at home and abroad.
This position is located in the U.S. Consulate in Shanghai, China, Commercial Section. The incumbent will serve as the Intellectual Property Attaché in Shanghai for the United States & Foreign Commercial Service and U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). As an IP Attaché, the incumbent will act as a resource on the Chinese intellectual property regimes for other U.S. government agencies. This position is a limited, non-career Foreign Commercial Service Officer position.
NOTE: Filling of this position is contingent upon availability of funds for FY 2014.
Candidates must be able to obtain medical, security and suitability clearances. Clearances may include a review of specific factors of an employee's appropriateness for assignment to a specific post, including, existing ties to that country.
- Must be a U.S. Citizen.
- Receive a negative result on a drug test.
- Meet rigorous medical clearance requirements, including dependents.
- Must be able to obtain medical, security and suitability clearances.
- Must be at least 21 years of age.