Director, Knowledge Management and Learning (Bi-Lingual)

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Mar 19, 2018
Closes
Mar 19, 2018
Function
Executive, Director
Hours
Full Time
TRAVEL REQUIRED:

Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.


RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
Relocation expenses reimbursed No


KEY REQUIREMENTS:
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  • US Citizenship is required.
  • Suitable for Federal employment, determined by background investigation.
  • Direct Deposit of pay is required.
  • Selective Service registration required for male applicants, unless exempt.
  • Status candidates must meet time-in-grade (see Qualifications).
  • This position contains a selective placement factor (SPF) that is part of the minimum requirement of the position. If you do not meet the SPF, you are ineligible for further consideration. The SPF for this position is: Fluency in both English and Spanish, both orally and in writing. This must be clearly documented in your resume.

    TIME-IN-GRADE: Current career or career-conditional employees of the Federal government, or former career or career-conditional employees, who have a break in service of less than one year, are required to meet the time-in-grade restriction of one year of Federal experience at the next lower grade, with few exceptions outlined in 5 CFR 300.603(b).

    For the GS-14 level 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 is that which has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position, and that is typically in or related to the position to be filled. Specialized experience for this position includes but is not limited to: broad experience pertaining to KM concepts, processes, tools, foundation technologies, methodologies, Internet/Intranet KM applications and best KM practices; experience using analytical and evaluative methods and techniques and skill in the use of tools for program evaluation and participatory appraisals; experience utilizing social media and communications technology to support peer-to-peer learning and exchanges as applicable to grassroots development partners; and, experience utilizing program management principles, processes, methods and techniques. Demonstrated experience must also reflect an understanding of international development and grassroots efforts and a familiarity with the social, geographic, political, and economic history, culture, and environment of Latin American and the Caribbean region. In addition, demonstrated experience leading or supervising Federal and contractor staff including: providing technical advice and guidance; defining and establishing objectives; identifying alternative approaches; overseeing acquisition functions; and formulating and evaluating solutions is required.

    This experience must be clearly reflected in your resume.

    For the GS-15 level you must have one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-14 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experience is that which has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position, and that is typically in or related to the position to be filled. Specialized experience for this position includes but is not limited to: demonstrated experience that reflects having served as a subject matter expert pertaining to advanced KM concepts, processes, tools, foundation technologies, methodologies, Internet/Intranet KM applications and best KM practices; experience using analytical and evaluative methods and techniques and skill in the use of tools for program evaluation and participatory appraisals; experience utilizing social media and communications technology to support peer-to-peer learning and exchanges as applicable to grassroots development partners; and, experience utilizing program management principles, processes, methods and techniques. Demonstrated experience must also reflect an understanding of international development and grassroots efforts and a familiarity with the social, geographic, political, and economic history, culture, and environment of Latin American and the Caribbean region. In addition, demonstrated experience leading or supervising Federal and contractor staff including: providing technical advice and guidance; defining and establishing objectives; identifying alternative approaches; overseeing acquisition functions; and formulating and evaluating solutions is required.

    This experience must be clearly reflected in your resume.

    Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.

    Only experience obtained by the closing date of this announcement will be considered.

    Career Transition Assistance Programs: These programs apply to employees who have been involuntarily separated from a Federal service position within the competitive service or Federal service employees whose positions have been deemed surplus or no longer needed. To receive selection priority for this position, you must: 1) meet CTAP or ICTAP eligibility criteria; 2) be rated well-qualified for the position with a score of 85 or above; and 3) submit the appropriate documentation to support your CTAP or ICTAP eligibility. For more information: http://www.opm.gov/rif/employee_guides/career_transition.asp).

    Appointment Authorities: For more information on appointment authority eligibility requirements: Persons with Disabilities-Schedule A
    Special Hiring Authorities for Veterans
    Special Hiring Authority for Certain Military Spouses
    Other Special Appointment Authorities
    OPM Interchange Agreement and Other Miscellaneous Authorities
    Telework Suitability:
    The duties of this position are suitable for occasional telework and the selectee may be allowed to telework with supervisor approval and if they meet the eligibility criterion in the 2010 Telework Act.

    Stipulations of Employment:

    Selection may require completion of a 1-year supervisory or managerial probationary period.

    If selected, you will be required to file, prior to entrance on duty, a Confidential Financial Disclosure Report (OGE Form 450).

    Work Schedule:

    This position allows for a flexible work schedule.

    Miscellaneous:

    IAF uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify.

    If you are unable to apply online or need to fax a document you do not have in electronic form, view the following link for information regarding an Alternate Application: https://help.usastaffing.gov/Apply/index.php?title=Alternate_Application_Information

    This position is being advertised concurrently with vacancy announcement # IAF-18-DE10143753JS using Delegated Examining (DE) procedures. If interested, refer to that announcement to determine if you meet DE requirements and can apply to that announcement. NOTE: You must apply separately to each announcement in order to be considered under both.

    This vacancy announcement may be used to fill similar positions within 90 days.

    If selection is made below the full performance level, promotion up to the full performance level may be made without further competition. However, promotion(s) will depend on the performance of the incumbent and are not guaranteed.

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    You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

    Once the application process is complete, your resume and supporting documentation will be used to determine whether you meet the job qualifications listed on this announcement. If you rate yourself higher than is supported by your application materials, your responses may be adjusted and/or you may be excluded from consideration for this job. If you are found to be among the top candidates, you will be referred to the selecting official for employment consideration.

    Your qualifications will be evaluated on the following competencies (knowledge, skills, abilities and other characteristics):

    • Analytical Thinking
    • Monitoring, Evaluation, and Knowledge Management
    • Oral Communication
    • Technical Competency ? Program Management
    • Written Communication


    If selected, portions of the interview may be conducted in Spanish.

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