Job Overview

Summary

The  incumbent as the IBB Director of Research for all the International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB) elements.

THIS POSITION IS NOT COVERED BY A UNION AGREEMENT

Note:  Budgetary conditions may delay or otherwise affect filling this vacancy.  However, all interested candidates should apply now.

 

The Broadcasting Board of Governors is conveniently located within walking distance to the Green, Yellow and Blue Metro lines.

INTRODUCTION TO AGENCY

The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), an independent federal agency, is an exciting, multicultural organization that encompasses all U.S. civilian international broadcasting. The BBG is comprised of the Voice of America, which delivers high quality, multimedia programming in 44 languages to audiences worldwide; the Office of Cuba Broadcasting (Radio and TV Marti); the International Broadcasting Bureau, which provides transmission, administrative, and other support service; and three grantee organizations - Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty; the Middle East Broadcasting Networks (Alhurra TV and Radio Sawa), and Radio Free Asia. Our staff of dedicated professionals serves as an example of a free and independent media, reaching a worldwide audience with news, information, and relevant discussions.

Duties

Duties include but are not limited to the following:

 

  • Collaborate on the development, oversight and implementation of a multi-year, global research strategy and activities.

  • The Research Director represents the IBB with external clients regarding  financial and management decisions.

  • Supervisory responsibility including palnning work, setting priorities, quality assurance, setting performance standards, evaluations and other supervisory duties.

 

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No