Senior Policy Advisor

Washington, D.C
Sep 19, 2022
Sep 26, 2022
Full Time

As a/an Senior Policy Advisor, you will:
  • Conduct in-depth analysis and providing recommendations in certain cases concerning: the authority of CFIUS to review the transaction, the national security risks posed by the transaction, or the options available to mitigate national security risks posed by the transaction.
  • Extensively engage with parties to the transaction and CFIUS member agency counterparts to ensure that CFIUS has the information that it needs to reach a determination and, if necessary, negotiation of agreements between the U.S. Government and the parties to mitigate any national security risks posed by transactions under review by CFIUS.
  • Engage with foreign partners and allies to support investment review regimes and facilitate coordinated action with respect to trends in investments and technology developments that could pose risks to the national security of the United States and allied and partner countries.


Conditions of Employment

The experience may have been gained in either the public, private sector or volunteer service . One year of experience refers to full-time work; part-time work is considered on a prorated basis. To ensure full credit for your work experience, please indicate dates of employment by month/day/year, and indicate number of hours worked per week on your resume.
Key Requirements:
  • Please refer to "Conditions of Employment."
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  • Must be U.S. Citizen or U.S. National.
  • All new hires will be required to comply with federal ethics laws. A review of financial or other interests may be conducted to determine if they create any real or apparent conflict of interests with official Treasury duties.


    You must meet the following requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
    You must have one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-13 grade level in the Federal service.
    Specialized experience for this position includes:
    Experience as a team lead, senior analyst or similar supervisory role in
    - Conducting market, financial, legal, or economic analyses (e.g. due diligence, risk exposure, detailed credit analysis, market analysis) of issues across a range of financial products and/or activities and relating them to public policy; OR
    - Evaluating a range of international financial, investment, or national security policy issues; AND
    - Conducting specialized analyses of foreign direct investment to identify economic, national security or other risks; AND
    -Communicating results of research and analysis and making policy recommendations to senior decision makers.