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    Incumbent will conduct quantitative and qualitative economic analysis of fees and taxes, innovative finance, and other economic issues relevant to the aviation sector.

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    The incumbent will be responsible for monitoring the Aviation and Airways Trust Fund (AATF) and evaluating the policy and economic impacts of changes to fees and taxes. The incumbent may also be responsible for developing, executing, and/or maintaining the capability to allocate FAA costs and revenues, and for performing policy or economic analysis of relevant topics, as required by the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018. May also help develop or review and comment on policy implications of economic studies on subjects relied to the aviation industry.

    Will participate in, and may lead, the development, facilitation, coordination, and implementation of legislative proposals and other novel and crosscutting FAA policies, goals, and priorities.

    In this fast-paced environment, the incumbent is required to work independently and produce high-quality work in a short period of time.

    Will apply skill in economics and a comprehensive knowledge of the aviation industry, including innovative finance, to provide analysis of events which may impact the aviation sector. He or she may represent the office to provide swift responses and analysis for matters related to aviation taxes and fees and other policy or economic issues.

    Will participate in, and occasionally lead the coordination and preparation of official agency positions, working across the FAA and with other agencies to ensure completeness and concurrence. Responsibilities include the preparation and presentation of talking points and briefing materials for senior executives.

    Participate in meetings and conferences as required to maintain currency on aviation issues and expertise relative to assigned projects and analytical approaches and methods.

    He/She will perform other duties as assigned.

    Travel Required

    Not required - The job does not require any travel.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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    0110 Economist

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