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    This position is housed within ITA’s unique structure connecting stakeholders, state and local governments, and U.S. businesses to a network of headquarters, domestic and international offices collaborating directly with U.S. businesses worldwide to advocate and leverage their capabilities.

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    The incumbent is a senior specialist who regularly and independently assumes responsibility for highly complex analytical work addressing critical international trade issues, U.S. business exports, reverse investment facilitation, and/or new trade development initiatives in key industries and world regions.

    The individual selected for this position will:

    • Counsel current and potential US exporters to meet client export market development objectives.
    • Create, develop and implement export programs and strategies to meet client export market development objectives.
    • Establish, develop and nurture relationships and partnerships with local partners, congressional offices, District Export Councils, oversees posts, trade promotion partners, other government agencies, and the media.
    • Create and/or contribute to market research efforts, analyze trade data, and disseminate trade information and materials to US businesses and associates.
    • Develop and implement activities and events of the office.

    This Job Opportunity Announcement may be used to fill other International Trade Specialist GS-1140-13, FPL 13 positions within ITA in the same geographical location with the same qualifications and specialized experience

    This position is also being announced concurrently under Merit Promotion vacancy number: ITA-Field-2019-0006. Applicants who wish to be considered under MAP and DE must apply to both vacancies separately.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - This position approximates 10-25% travel.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1140 Trade Specialist

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/537305800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.