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    The incumbent serves as the Assistant Regional Director for Science Applications (ARD-SA) in the Office of the Regional Director in Hadley, MA.

    This announcement is being advertised concurrently under R5-20-10729354-ED-MP and is open to status candidates, VEOA, PLC, and LMWFA. You must apply to each announcement separately to be considered under both recruitment methods.

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    As the ARD-SA, the incumbent is responsible for providing effective leadership, direction, and coordination in the development and execution of high-priority Regional science activities to support large-scale or nationwide natural resource management studies and programs related to landscape conservation and collaborative conservation. The incumbent serves a critical role in cross-program, cross-ecosystem, cross-Regional, and cross-agency integration and coordination for all scientific activities. As such, the incumbent serves as the Regional Director's liaison across and between program areas and agencies.

    Major Duties include:

    • Providing effective leadership, direction and coordination in the development and execution of high-priority Regional science activities, including activities involving adaptive management, research, planning and monitoring, climate change and landscape conservation.
    • Leading a diverse team of employees using supervisory and management principles;
    • Working closely with the Regional Directorate on budget development and allocation.
    • Coordinating and integrating with conservation deliverers, science providers, and internal and external partners to achieve high priority conservation outcomes.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position to attend meetings and training.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/562103800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.