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    This position is located in the Food and Drug Administration, Office of the Commissioner, Office of Policy, Planning, Legislation and Analysis, Office of Legislation, located in Silver Spring, MD.

    This vacancy is also being announced concurrently with vacancy announcement FDA-OPPLA-18-MP-10250718. Please review that announcement to see if you are eligible for consideration under merit promotion procedures.

    Additional selections may be made within the same geographical area FDA-wide.

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    • Draft responses to Congressional correspondence and inquiries; provide timely and effective outreach to Congressional Members and staff on issues of national importance.
    • Attend hearings on FDA-related matters and summarizes hearing issues, questions and outcomes; prepare post-hearing materials as needed. Prepare testimony for FDA officials for hearings before Congressional committees relative to FDA programs.
    • Edit transcripts of testimony presented by FDA participants in hearings and submissions for the record; provide hearing logistic support.
    • Obtain information from agency officials and coordinate changes in the preparation of background materials on programs and policies for presentation and/or briefings.
    • Develop special agency materials including staff papers, summaries, charts and reports requested by Members of Congress, their Committees and staff.
    • Consult with senior specialists in the preparation of summaries and determining the status of applications and other case materials and actions that affect public health.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/504583200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.