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    Summary

    This position is located in the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General (DoD OIG), Office of General Counsel. The incumbent serves as a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) expert and is responsible for the overall direction and implementation of the FOIA, Privacy, and Civil Liberties programs.

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    Responsibilities

    • Supervises the FOIA, PA and Civil Liberties Office staff, including Division Chiefs.
    • Assesses the overall structure, organization, and management of the FOIA, Privacy and Civil Liberties Office, and formulating and implementing appropriate changes.
    • Provides legal advice and counsel regarding FOIA and PA matters.
    • Establishes and maintains effective liaison and coordination with OIG staff.
    • Reviews, analyzes and comments on proposed legislation.
    • Communicates actions under strict time limits imposed by statue, regulations, and or court order to ensure team compliance.
    • Creates and implements processes to increase efficiency and productivity.
    • Plans and assigns work to subordinate supervisors, and teams. Establishes office priorities and program goals.
    • Establishes performance plans, evaluations, and other personal actions for the team, and clearly communicates expected standards.
    • Assigns, directs, and reviews subordinates work and applies appropriate statutory and regulatory requirements, including correctly citing appropriate FOIA and PA exemptions.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - you may be expected to occasionally travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    15

  • Job family (Series)

    0905 Attorney

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