Job Title:Supervisory International Trade Specialist, GS-1140-15
Department:Department Of Commerce
Agency:Commerce, International Trade Administration
Job Announcement Number:ITA-TPFCS-2014-0028
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|$124,995.00 to $157,100.00 / Per Year|
|Friday, April 25, 2014 to Friday, May 09, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Competitive Service, Career or Career-Conditional - Full-Time, Permanent|
|1 vacancy -
Washington DC, DC View Map|
WHO MAY APPLY:
|All qualified United States Citizens.|
The Global Markets Office of Deputy Assistant Secretary (DAS) for Europe, the Middle East and Africa is looking for an energetic, innovative supervisor who will enjoy working in a dynamic and mission driven organization as a Director for the Middle East and North Africa. The ideal candidate will have managerial experience applying forward-thinking leadership in promoting and implementing a vision that fosters organizational excellence. This position requires supervising a Headquarters staff working on trade promotion and policy as well as identifying and eliminating market access barriers facing U.S. companies. The incumbent will lead and manage, including management of a staff who will research and analyze trade and investment issues as well as trade promotion affecting U.S. industry, development and implementation of strategies that anticipate customer needs, and the execution of vital change initiatives.
This position is located in the Office of the Middle East and North Africa, an organization within the ITA and is located at ITA’s headquarters in Washington D.C. Global Markets is the trade promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration, and has trade professionals in over 85 U.S. locations and in more than 70 countries who help U.S. companies expand their international sales. The Global Markets staff assists companies through in-depth trade counseling, market intelligence, business matchmaking, trade advocacy and commercial diplomacy, and a suite of trade promotion programs (e.g. trade shows, events). The position reports to the Executive Director for the Middle East and Africa.
A one year probationary period may be required.
This is a non-bargaining unit position.
If you are found to be qualified and your name is forwarded to the hiring manager, you may be contacted for an interview and you should be prepared and available for an interview within 3-4 weeks from the closing date of this vacancy announcement.
This is a supervisory position. If not already completed, the selectee will need to serve a one-year supervisory probationary period.
This position is also being advertised under merit promotion procedures under job announcement number ITA-TPFCS-2014-0027.
- Occasional Travel
- Occasional travel may be required.
- U.S. Citizen.
- Suitable for Federal employment.
- Registered for Selective Service, if applicable (www.sss.gov).