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The Office of Legislative and Intergovernmental Affairs provides executive leadership, direction, and coordination of all communications and relationships, both legislative and non-legislative, between NASA and the United States Congress as well as state and local governments.
This position was announced in conjunction with vacancy announcement number HQ18C00034 open to status and certain noncompetitive candidates. Only one position will be filled as a result of these two vacancy announcements.
To receive consideration, you must submit a resume and answer NASA-specific questions. The NASA questions appear after you submit your resume and are transferred to the NASA website. If you successfully apply, USAJOBS will show your application status as 'Received'. If your status is 'Application Status Not Available', you have not successfully applied. Do not rely on a USAJOBS email to confirm successful application. Only an email from NASA confirms a successful application.
At the full performance level, you will identify, track and summarize proposed legislative actions having a direct impact on agency program activities.
You will manage the overall legislative liaison duties for assigned program areas and support the Congressional outreach events to ensure that the President's budget for relevant NASA programs is presented most accurately and favorably and that Congressional action on NASA's budget request is as favorable as possible, this includes interfacing with stakeholders including OMB legislative affairs, CBO, and Congressional staff.
You will work with management in the development and implementation of congressional/legislative program strategies for highly visible national priority program(s).
You will provide expert analysis and advice on complex program issues in writing or orally.
You will recommend and prepare information to be presented by Agency and program staff officials in their meetings with Members and staff of Congressional Committees by gathering, researching and analyzing material.
You will participate in hearing strategy development by reviewing with appropriate Agency staff and program officials, past and current Agency positions, as well as Committee direction and concerns, and identifying Agency objectives for the hearing and issues to be addressed and/or resolved.
Who May Apply
This job is open to…U.S. citizens and U.S. nationals
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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/488056100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.