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    The U.S. International Trade Commission (Commission) is a great place to work, and we aren't the only ones who think so. We were 2nd overall in the 2017 and 2018 Partnership for Public Service's Best Places to Work Index, and our 91% response rate means we know our results are truly representative of our employee's views.

    This position is located in the Office of Commissioner Amy A. Karpel.

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    Responsibilities

    As an Attorney Advisor (Title VII), you will assist the Commissioner to:

    • Provide legal support in investigations under Title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, concerning antidumping, countervailing duty, and safeguard investigations. You will assess often complex factual records and legal arguments, advise and assist the Commissioner in preparation for hearings, votes and decisions, prepare memoranda, and reply to oral and written inquiries from the Commissioner.
    • Provide assistance and advice to the Commissioner in administrative and procedural matters relating to Title VII. You will also assist in the Commissioner Office's role of facilitating and coordinating the work of the Commission.
    • Provide advice regarding litigation of Commission decisions.

    You will be performing day-to-day functions assisting the Commissioner in the accomplishment of the agency's mission. As directed by the needs of the Commissioner, you will perform legal research and draft memoranda or other documents and perform other related work as needed. Due to the level of the organization that this position operates in, you will be required to keep confidences, and you must be able to adjust to changes in direction and perform effectively under pressure.

    The ideal candidate for this position would possess experience in substantive areas of international trade and Title VII and have a record of superior achievement in legal education. The candidate would possess superior writing, organizational and oral communication skills, and have the ability to handle large volumes of information with careful attention to accuracy and detail.

    NOTE: The term of this position will expire at the end of the Commissioner's term. This position is in the Excepted Service and does not confer rights to permanent Civil Service status.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    15

  • Job family (Series)

    0905 Attorney

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