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The ideal candidate possesses advanced studies in International Economics, has knowledge or experience related to import injury trade remedy investigations, has a genuine interest in learning about new industries, is comfortable in an environment with multidisciplinary team members, and enjoys exploring a variety of business and trade subject matters in the conduct of their work.
The candidate would possess superior writing, communication, and organizational skills, and the ability to handle large volumes of information with careful attention to accuracy and detail, and with minimal supervision. Knowledge of relevant trade statutes and economic concepts commonly applied on agency investigations is required.
As an International Economist to the Commissioner, you will primarily:
- Provide economic support, advice, and analysis in investigations under Title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, concerning antidumping and countervailing duty investigations; provide economic support, advice, and analysis related to investigations requested by the Congress and the President under section 332 of the Tariff Act of 1930 as well as administrative and procedural matters relating to Title VII; and other economic studies and analysis as assigned.
- Assess often complex factual records and legal arguments, advise and assist the Commissioner in preparation for hearings and votes in Title VII investigations and other trade-related investigations, prepare memoranda and draft questions, prepare and review draft opinions, review and edit draft economic studies and reports and reply to oral and written inquiries from the Commissioner.
- Assist in the Commissioner's Office's role of facilitating and coordinating the work of the Commission.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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