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    Summary

    The Office of Investment Security, in the International Affairs office of the U.S. Department of the Treasury, fulfills Treasury’s statutory responsibilities as chair of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), which has the authority to review the national security effects of foreign acquisitions of U.S. businesses. The office plays a lead role in maintaining U.S. openness to foreign investment, helping to ensure an open investment policy towards U.S. investors.

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    Responsibilities

    The following are the duties of this position at the GS-11. If you are selected at a lower grade level, you will have the opportunity to learn to perform all these duties, and will receive training to help you grow in this position.

    • Researching strategies to ensure foreign inward investment policies are consistent with international norms, including through coordination with other offices in the International Affairs division of Treasury. Providing recommendations consistent with analysis;
    • Providing pertinent information for decision making on key mission-critical policy issues;
    • Handling lower level cases and examining the cases in order to identify and address, as appropriate, any national security concerns that arise as a result of the information provided;
    • Assisting in drafting memoranda to senior Treasury officials presenting the issues raised by particular transactions notified to CFIUS;
    • Working closely with other Investment Security staff, Treasury legal counsel and other Treasury program offices, other agencies, and parties to transactions, to ensure timely progression of cases.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    11

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/513139000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.