The position is located in the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs , Office of Knowledge Management, Technical Advisory Division, Justice and Corrections (INL/KM/TAD). The Foreign Affairs Officer manages a staff of federal and contract foreign affairs, justice, and corrections professionals. The office provides expert advisory, operational, and oversight support for foreign assistance programs aimed at reforming and/or developing criminal justice systems overseas.Learn more about this agency
- Monitors developing world events and political/economic situations in host country and/or countries and develops, coordinates, and implements criminal justice programs.
- Oversees a team of federal and contractor personnel, manages workflow, ensures timely completion of taskings from throughout the Department, leads and coordinates long- and short-range planning, and provides for professional development of staff.
- Serves as a recognized technical authority on criminal justice programs, and collaborates with the Office Director, Division Chief, and senior INL managers in developing policies, strategies, programs. and work plans.
- Provides motivation and counseling, and tailors assignments based on the nature and complexity of work, working conditions, and employee training needs. Encourages and cultivates a workplace that models good leadership practices.
- Liaises with senior management up to the A/S level within the Department, other USG agencies, host governments, and,multilateral organizations to contribute technical analyses and assessments of complex law enforcement and foreign policy issues.
25% or less - Occasional domestic and overseas travel required.
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