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    This is a non-status, non-permanent Personal Services Contract (PSC) position. You do not acquire a competitive or excepted service status from this position.

    This position is located in the Training Management Division, Office of Antiterrorism Assistance, Training Directorate, Bureau of Diplomatic Security. The incumbent(s) serve as a Washington-based Program Manager responsible for the planning, implementation, and management of Antiterrorism Assistance (ATA) program activities within a specified geographic region.

    This position is eligible for telework; additional criteria will be required (e.g., supervisory approval).

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    -Manages budget, program design and implementation of assistance to partner nation security personnel; coordinates with the Regional Program Manager, Regional Security Officer (RSO), and the ATA offices to ensure shipping, logistics, and operations are delivered; provides comprehensive operational leadership, program management and planning.

    -Serves as the Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR) for assigned programs related to the design of training courses and delivery of training materials and equipment; performs technical and management oversight of programming activities; monitor contracts for compliance; verify receipt of goods and services; provide guidance in development of new contracts.

    -Liaises with senior-level host nation officials and the RSO to identify ATA mission priorities and oversees the implementation of the program in partner nations; works with other ATA divisions and the Bureau of Counterterrorism to identify and determine training requirements; briefs USG officials on strategic goals and status of training in geographic region.

    -Ensures effective execution of program requirements; establishes systematic methods of program execution, evaluation, or advocacy; manages the ATA office in the assigned country, overseeing contract and locally employed staff; responsible for Leahy vetting, end use monitoring, procurement and supplies, budgeting, accounting, and general administrative support.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Domestic or overseas may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

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    Open to all U.S. citizens

    "You are encouraged to read the entire announcement before you submit your application package. Your application may not get full consideration if you do not follow the instructions as outlined."

    "More than one selection may be made from this announcement if additional identical vacancies in the same title, series, grade and unit occur."

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    0080 Security Administration

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