Entry Level Government Job in

Employer
Merito Group
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Sep 13, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Do you have a Bachelors degree and are trying to get a government job in DC? Do you like to be around people? Do you like flexible hours? This may be the perfect opportunity for you! A large national federal contractor is currently seeking energetic candidates interested in a fast-paced opportunity which allows your to work from home and travel locally to engage with individuals applying to obtain US Government Security Clearances. You'll never have to work in a cubicle or get stuck in traffic on your way to and from work! Our client offers flexible hours, structured growth opportunities, stipend for your cell phone and internet, extensive training, flex hours, and financial compensation for top performers. Have you been hesitant to apply to jobs in DC because a clearance is required? No worries! Our client is willing to pay for clearances for qualified individuals! About the Job In this role, you will be responsible for providing the initial screen for individuals looking to obtain security clearances. On a daily basis you will be responsible to interviewing the candidates and their references, conducting background and credit checks, and reporting to leadership on their suitability. Since this position will require individuals to meet with candidates face-to-face on a daily basis, strong interpersonal skills are very important. Although this is a position where you will not be located in an office, local residency to the DC/Maryland/Virginia market is required. In addition to working from home, this job will require individuals that are not willing to be road warriors at times. If you do not live locally, candidates must have a relocation plan in place over the next 2-3 months. Individuals with friends/family in the area that can assist with relocation are encouraged to apply! Basic Qualifications Bachelors Degree in Psychology, Political Science, Communications, Human Resources, English, History, or related field Must have a reliable form of personal transportation and a driver's license. Eligible to obtain a US Government Security Clearance. Strong communication and interpersonal skills