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    This position is in the Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs, under the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Counter Threat Finance and Sanctions, Office of Sanctions Policy and Implementation (EB/TFS/SPI). The Foreign Affairs Officer is responsible for developing sanctions policy options to counter national threats, consult on anti-terrorism controls for dual-use items going to State Sponsors of Terrorism, and compliance with Trade Sanctions Reform and Export Enhancements Act of 2000 (TSRA). 

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    • Develops and maintains liaisons within the Department, other agencies (in particular, the Department of Treasury and Department of Commerce), and international and non-governmental organizations (NGO) to promote the exchange of information.
    • Monitors, evaluates, and promotes compliance with licensing program requirements, and provides background information and alternatives for dealing with emerging issues related to sanctions and licensing programs.
    • Serves as action officer, evaluating a wide variety of export and AgMed (agricultural & medical) Trade Sanctions Reform and Export Enhancements Act (TSRA) and/or non-TSRA license requests to ensure conformance with all pertinent national policies.
    • Interprets the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and pertinent laws and legislation, including the Export Administration Act (EAA) and the TSRA.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Occasional domestic and overseas travel may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0130 Foreign Affairs

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