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    Are you interested in a rewarding and challenging career? Join the U.S. Department of Justice!!
    The Department of Justice is the Nation's Top Law Enforcement agency and is ranked by the Partnership for Public Service as one of the top 3 best places to work in the federal government! The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of the Inspector General is one of the premier federal inspector general offices with a prestigious team of professionals. The OIG conducts audits, evaluations, investigations and special reviews of the personnel and programs of all DOJ components. The DOJ OIG offers a wide range of federal benefits and a flexible work schedule, depending on position requirements. If you are ready for a rewarding career with a dynamic organization, we encourage you to apply for this position with the OIG. The featured position of Government Information Specialist is located in the OIG's Office of General Counsel (OGC). OGC's function, generally, is to provide legal advice and counsel on a broad range of topics to the IG and to OIG management and staff.

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    If you are selected as an Government Information Specialist, your responsibilities would include, but would not be limited to:

    • Coordinating and processing FOIA and Privacy Act requests, performing work at all levels of the FOIA fulfillment process;
    • Prepare proposed responses for final submission to FOIA requesters ensuring that outgoing FOIA responses are accurate and include releasable materials;
    • Researches and reviews issues related to complex and/or high-level sensitive FOIA matters, clarify issues, and evaluate the needs for additional information or collaboration;
    • Coordinate or assist with FOIA appeals and litigation matters, including preparing the declarations as needed regarding the processing of particular information requests.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Status Candidates (Merit Promotion and VEOA Eligibles)

    Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/470098500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.