Job Overview


You will serve as a Management and Program Analyst on the Review Team of the Office of Government Information Services (OGIS), which is within the Agency Services department of the National Archives.  The OGIS office is located at 800 North Capitol Street NW, Suite 795, Washington, DC 20002.

Whether you are new to the Federal Government or an experienced professional seeking a career change, you can make history at the National Archives.  Our dedicated staff work across a variety of career fields to safeguard the records of the Federal Government - more than 10 billion of them.

Visit our Employee Gallery at to see the kinds of dynamic projects our staff are undertaking.  If you want a career where you can see the difference your work makes, then join the National Archives!

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These vacancies may be filled at the GS-9 or GS-11 developmental levels.  (Full performance level:  GS-12.)

Who May Apply: All U.S. Citizens.


At the full performance level: 

- Has extensive expertise with Freedom of Information Act law, policy and practice. 

- Leads in the monitoring of department and agency compliance with the Freedom of Information Act through independent review of agency policies, procedures and activity and through analysis of FOIA reports. 

- Develops reports and/or best practices based on review of agency FOIA activity.

- Assists in analyzing and evaluating the effectiveness with which OGIS program operations are meeting established goals and objectives; analyzes OGIS's own mediation cases and compliance review. 

- Delivers excellent customer service in carrying out the office's work including the ability to communicate effectively to various types of stakeholders both orally and in writing. 

- Assists in OGIS outreach efforts including teaching and/or training, writing and/or editing for a public audience, drafting and managing web content, and public presentations. 

- Assists with communication to external stakeholders including Congress, FOIA requesters and the general public.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No