EEO Diversity Program Manager

Bethesda, Maryland
Oct 05, 2022
Oct 12, 2022
Full Time

Execute processes to monitor the dissemination of information and maintaining suspense database systems; maintain records and information in compliance with regulations and sensitive compartmentation.

Apply federal civil rights and Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) principles, laws, policies, regulations, and diversity concepts and relevant organizational or community policies.

Plan, develop, and implement EEOD awareness training, analyzes demographic trends, administers the complaints and reasonable accommodation processes, identify potential conflicts, and support resolution of issues at the lowest level as they apply to the human capital function.

Serve as an EEO consultant to senior ODNI leadership and provide advice on the development, implementation, and management of a broad range of complex EEO programs and activities aimed at increasing EEO compliance in the ODNI and across the IC.

Oversee, counsel, and interview individuals who seek redress under the federal sector EEO laws and policies. Oversee and process EEO complaints with the goal of resolving EEO issues through continued outreach, unbiased expert counseling, and neutral fact-finding.

Prepare and distribute reports in compliance with Federal regulations.

Oversee, manage, and improve the EEO complaints process and related activities for the ODNI workforce.

Plan, prepare, and present briefings, reports, and presentations to ODNI leadership, senior policymakers, IC members, and other intelligence consumers in a manner that meets their specified requirements.


Conditions of Employment

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen residing in the United States
  • Appointment is be subject to a suitability or fitness determination, as determined by a completed background investigation.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret security clearance based on an SBI with eligibility for sensitive compartmented information (SCI)
  • Male applicants born after December 31, 1959, must complete a Pre-Employment Certification Statement for Selective Service Registration.
  • A two-year trial period is required for all new permanent appointments to the ODNI.


Certifications/Licenses: Completion of 32 hours of EEO Counselor and/or Investigator training, as required by the EEOC.

Or, previous EEO Counselor and/or Investigator experience and training and ability to be re-certified within three months of entering on duty.

Extensive knowledge and experience in all major EEO program functions, such as EEO Counseling, Alternative Dispute Resolution, formal complaint processing, and final agency actions, as well as expertise in the agency's obligations to provide reasonable accommodation, to ensure 508 compliance, and to conduct management-based inquiries.

Extensive knowledge of Federal EEO laws, regulations, polices, and practices as well as a superior understanding of EEO MD-110 and MD-715, and 29 CFR Part 1614, EEOC's Model Agency Program elements, and 462 reporting requirements; superior ability to research and interpret legislation and guidance affecting EEO in the IC.

Demonstrated ability in negotiating and consulting; superior judgment in applying principles to identify and solve problems; superior ability to communicate opinions and dismissals regarding management-based inquiries and decisions.

Excellent writing skills utilized in the preparation of reports and other correspondence. Extensive organizational skills to plan and execute each phase of the EEO process through the precomplaint to the formal complaint process.

Ability to multi-task and adjust to changing priorities in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. Extensive experience in customer relations skills.

At least three to five years of increasingly responsible professional Equal Employment Opportunity experience performing work in the area of EEO with major duties including development and implementation of EEO goals and objectives, investigation or resolution of complaints.


A Juris Doctorate degree and experience in the practice of federal sector employment law.

Additional information

If you have retired from federal service and you are interested in employment as a reemployed annuitant, see the information in the Reemployed Annuitant information sheet.

Job Interview Travel: Candidates from outside the Washington, D.C., area may be selected for a telephone, teleconference, or in-person interview. If selected for an in-person interview, any travel or lodging will be at the applicant's personal expense.

Salary Determination:
- The ODNI uses a rank-in-person system in which rank is attached to the individual. A selected ODNI candidate or other Federal Government candidate will be assigned to the position at the employee's current GS grade and salary.
- For a selected non-Federal Government candidate, salary will be established within the salary range listed above, based on education and experience.

Relocation Expenses: For new ODNI employees, reimbursement for relocation is discretionary based on availability of funds.

Reasonable Accommodations:
The ODNI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Reasonable Accommodations Officer by classified email at, by unclassified email at, by telephone at 703-275-3900 or by FAX at 703-275-1217. Your request for reasonable accommodation will be addressed on a case-by-case basis. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION TO THE EEOD EMAIL ADDRESS. THIS EMAIL IS FOR REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION REQUESTS ONLY. PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION VIA THE EMAIL ADDRESS PROVIDED IN THE 'HOW TO APPLY' SECTION ABOVE.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To ensure compliance with an applicable nationwide preliminary injunction, which may be supplemented, modified, or vacated, depending on the course of ongoing litigation, the federal government will take no action to implement or enforce the COVID-19 vaccination requirement pursuant to Executive Order 14043 on
Requiring Coronavirus Disease 2019 Vaccination for federal employees. Therefore, to the extent a federal job announcement includes the requirement that applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 pursuant to Executive Order 14043, that requirement does not currently apply. Federal agencies may request information regarding the vaccination status of selected applicants for the purposes of implementing other workplace safety protocols, such as protocols related to masking, physical distancing, testing, travel, and quarantine.

The ODNI is an equal opportunity employer and abides by applicable employment laws and regulations.