Job Title:Supervisory Program Specialist (Directed Innovation)
Agency:U.S. Agency for International Development
Job Announcement Number:14-0080-DH
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|$123,758.00 to $155,500.00 / Per Year|
|Wednesday, February 19, 2014 to Wednesday, March 19, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full-time appointment in the Competitive Service. - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location(s):|
Washington DC, DC View Map
Washington DC, DC View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Status eligibles-a current or former federal employee of any department or agency in the Executive Branch who is not a temporary, time-limited employee or is reinstatement eligible. This includes USAID employees on career or career-conditional appointments, individuals eligible for special appointing authorities such as VEOA, ICTAP/CTAP, Schedule A, and individuals on Interchange Agreements with Other Merit Systems.|
USAID is an independent Federal Government agency that receives overall foreign policy guidance from the Secretary of State. With headquarters in Washington, D.C., USAID fosters transformational development around the world. Our work supports economic growth and trade; agriculture and the environment; education and training; democracy and governance; global health; global partnerships and humanitarian assistance. We operate in four regions of the world: Sub-Saharan Africa; Asia and the Near East; Latin America and the Caribbean; and Europe and Eurasia. USAID employees in the Civil Service and Foreign Service, as well as individuals employed through Personal Service Contracts, must adhere to our Counter Trafficking in Persons Code of Conduct. For information on the effort to counter all forms of human trafficking, including the procurement of commercial sex acts and the use of forced labor, visit http://www.state.gov/g/tip. For more information about USAID, visit http://www.usaid.gov.
With the establishment of the U.S. Global Development Lab (Lab), the position will be moved to that organization with no change in duties and responsibilities." For more information go to: www.usaid.gov/what-we-do/science-technolog-and-innovation.
The Office of Science and Technology (OST), aims to transform USAID into the global leader in development by pioneering scientific, technological and research-motivated approaches to traditional development challenges. The OST is one of the pillars of the USAID Forward reform agenda. The goals of the OST are to advance revolutionary, multi-disciplinary applied research; accelerate global understanding of complex development problems through data and analytics; create novel, transformative approaches for development, to accelerate development solutions; and catalyze global action to achieve sustainability and scale to improve efficacy of development practice and reduce cost.
- U.S. Citizen or national
- Relevant experience (see Qualifications below)
- Must be able to obtain and maintain a security clearance
- Males born after 12/31/1959, must be registered with the Selective Service
- Direct Deposit/Electric Funds Transfer is required