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    If you are ready to begin your new career or are looking for a place to make an impact, what better place than the top ranked agency in the federal government? We are looking for the best and brightest to join our team of dedicated professionals here at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), where we are ranked the number three mid-size agency in the Best Places to Work in the federal government rankings!

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    Responsibilities

    Our employees gain valuable work experience that provides them with the career boost that they are seeking. We need people like you to help us move the industry forward and continue to shape the future of energy policy.

    The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's role is to oversee various aspects of the energy industry, including transmission of electricity, natural gas and oil. We also analyze proposals to build liquefied natural gas terminals and interstate natural gas pipelines and license hydropower projects. To help support the modernization of the electric system here in the U.S., we are focusing on issues associated with a smarter grid. Join us and help make a difference! 

    This position is located in the Office of the Executive Director (OED), Chief Information Office(CIO), Data Governance Division, Information Collection Branch. The Information Collection Program is responsible for ensuring that all Commission Information Collection activities adhere to the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), White House and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations, directives, and guidance, Regulatory Flexibility Act (RFA), Government Paperwork Elimination Act (GPEA), Small Business Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Act (SBREFA),Congressional Review Act (CRA), and other legislation, regulations, and guidance. The Information Collection Branch provides technical assistance, guidance, and advice to Commission managers and staff and develops Commission policies and procedures. The Information Collection Branch serves as an official point for public and staff access to the Commission’s information collections, and for abroad range of information, reports and reference guides pertaining to the Commission’s regulatory responsibilities. The incumbent serves as a Policy Data Analyst and performs analyses and studies oft he Commission’s information collection program and assists Commission staff and the public in obtaining public information concerning the full range of regulatory matters within the purview of the Commission.

    Major Duties for the Policy Data Analyst:

    -Participates on or leads teams for projects, studies, data analysis, and/or programs concerning information collection, and policy analysis activities while maintaining an awareness of organizational needs and sensitivities.

    -Coordinates and/or prepares presentations, reports, studies and responses to policy and technical inquiries. Prepares and presents materials as necessary in response to complex and sensitive inquiries from within and outside the Commission.

    -Analyzes and makes recommendations on information collection and data requirements based on Commission statutory and regulatory requirements and the need for value and cost of the information and data to be collected, modified or eliminated.

    -Provides timely customer service for the intended audience. Interprets and explains the statutes, policy, procedures, and guidelines affecting FERC information collections and requirements to Commission staff and the public.

    -Plans, organizes and conducts policy and data analyses of the Commission’s information collection activities to ensure adherence to the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act, Regulatory Flexibility Act, and Congressional Review Act.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/613396300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.