Attorney Advisor (Procurement/Contracts)

Employer
National Credit Union Administration
Location
Alexandria, Virginia
Posted
Mar 08, 2017
Closes
Mar 22, 2017
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

At NCUA, differences make a difference. We value diversity of perspectives and backgrounds and are committed to building an inclusive work environment where employees can contribute to their fullest potential.

We have been recognized as one of the "Best Places to Work in the Federal Government", ranking 9th when compared to similarly sized organizations! NCUA excelled in the area of Effective Leadership categories of Fairness and Empowerment. Particularly noteworthy, NCUA ranked 2nd among Veterans; 3rd among Hispanics and African Americans; 4th among women, men, and employees with disabilities; and 4th among Asians. Apply now to become part of one of the Federal Government's "Best Places to Work".

Individual pay will be set within the announced range commensurate with the selectee's background and experience.

 

Invest in your nation's future, make a difference in your community...gain from the experience. At the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) you're not just a number, working to make quotas or improve the bottom line, you have the opportunity to make a difference. NCUA is the federal agency that charters and supervises federal credit unions and insures savings in federal and most state-chartered credit unions across the country through the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund (NCUSIF), a federal fund backed by the full faith and credit of the United States Government. To learn more about NCUA's structure, diversity, and history click on the following links:

NCUA Structure
NCUA Diversity
NCUA History

 

Note:  More than one position may be filled through this vacancy announcement.


TRAVEL REQUIRED:
  • Occasional Travel
  • Travel required as needed.

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
  • No

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
  • You must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • Suitable adjudication of background/Security Investigation is required.
  • A trial period may be required.
  • This position is eligible for telework on an episodic basis.
  • You must currently be a member in good standing of the bar of a state, territory of the United States, District of Columbia, or Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.  You do not need to provide official documentation at the time of application; however, proof of current and active bar membership will be requested if selected.  

    To qualify for CU-14:   At least two years of professional legal experience acquired after being admitted to the bar. Professional legal experience is defined as experience in litigating procurement cases; and experience negotiating, and reviewing contracts and other legal agreements.

    You must have successfully completed a full course of study in a school of law accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) and have the first professional law degree (LLB or JD).

    You must meet the qualifications for this position by the closing date of this announcement.

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