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    Begin a challenging and exciting career with the Executive Office of the President (EOP) providing support to the President of the United States. The EOP is comprised of The White House, Executive Residence, Office of the Vice President, Office of the United States Trade Representatives, Office of Science and Technology Policy, Office of the National Drug Control Policy, Office of Management and Budget, Office of Administration, National Security Staff, Council on Environmental Quality, and Council of Economic Advisers. The EOP has responsibility for tasks ranging from communicating the President's message to the American people to promoting our trade interests abroad.

    Would you like to make a difference in today's world? Consider a career in the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative in the Executive Office of the President. The U.S. Trade Representative is America's chief trade negotiator and the principal trade policy advisor to the President. The USTR and the Agency's staff are responsible for developing and implementing trade policies which promote world growth, and create new opportunities for American businesses, workers and agricultural producers. Come and join us, for a better tomorrow.

    **Notice: More than one selection may be made within 90 days of the issuance of the certificate, if additional vacancies occur.

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    The incumbent serves as a Policy Analyst (Trade) in the Office of China Affairs at the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative. The incumbent formulates and develops U.S. policy positions on international trade and investment issues as they relate to China. The incumbent also initiates the development of trade policy regarding China for consideration by higher level policy makers in the interagency trade policymaking process. The incumbent participates in the planning and formulation of negotiating positions and tactics to be taken by the U.S. government on a variety of trade issues during negotiations. The incumbent prepares Congressional testimony, briefing materials, summary statements and speeches for the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR), both Deputy USTRs, the Assistant USTRs and other senior executives, as appropriate, on major trade issues. The incumbent promptly analyzes information to explain and defend the Administration’s trade policies to foreign governments, the public, the press, and the Congress. Extensive experience in leading negotiations on trade or international economic matters with China is required.

    Proficiency in speaking/reading the Mandarin language is strongly desired.

    The position requires domestic and foreign travel.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Some foreign and domestic travel required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    United States Citizens

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