Department: Department Of Commerce
Agency: Commerce, International Trade Administration
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The Office of Trade and Economic Analysis (OTEA), Industry & Analysis (I&A) is looking for an energetic, innovative International Economist who will enjoy working in a dynamic and mission driven organization. The ideal candidate will have specialized experience with economic data and statistics. This position requires knowledge of trade and industry data, and applied statistical packages. The selectee will serve as an International Economist conducting complex economic research.
This position is located in the Office of Trade and Economic Analysis, Industry & Analysis, International Trade Administration (ITA). The selectee will serve as an International Economist. The Office of Trade and Economic Analysis provides industry and policy decision makers with information on the impacts of economic and regulatory policies on U.S. manufacturing and services industries, as well as provides a solid foundation of trade and industry data to support the development of national trade policies. OTEA performs in-depth industry analysis on the effects of both domestic and foreign policy developments on U.S. business competitiveness. OTEA publishes research papers that analyze global competitiveness, employment, and the environment. OTEA also does research and analysis to support the National Export Initiative.
ITA is the Federal agency responsible for promoting American exports and supporting international trade through various trade-related services, including business counseling, partnership development, and monitoring of and compliance with trade agreements. ITA also coordinates the Federal role in attracting international investment into the United States through the SelectUSA program. ITA is a global bureau of the Department of Commerce, composed of more than 2400 employees at offices throughout the United States and in more than 70 countries around the world.
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.
A one-year probationary period may be required.
This position is also being advertised under merit promotion procedures as vacancy # ITA-MAS-2014-0025.
- Not Required
- You must be a U.S. citizen.
- You must be suitable for Federal employment.
- You must be registered for Selective Service (www.sss.gov), if applicable.
- Relocation expenses will not be paid.