Communications Analyst (Written)

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Mar 28, 2018
Closes
Mar 28, 2018
Hours
Full Time
TRAVEL REQUIRED:

Occasional travel - Occasional travel may be required


RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
Relocation expenses reimbursed No


KEY REQUIREMENTS:
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  • You must be a U.S. Citizen or national.
  • Completion of a satisfactory background investigation may be required.
  • Must be able to meet/maintain suitability & security requirement.
  • Completion of a probationary period may be required.
  • Selective Service registration if you are a male born after Dec. 31, 1959.
  • Candidates must possess the education (if applicable) and specialized experience as described to be determined basically qualified for this position.

    All requirements must be met by the closing date of the announcement.

    Applicants must have at least one year (52 weeks) of specialized experience at the next lower band or level equivalent to the GS-11 in the federal service, or comparable private/public sector experience which has equipped the applicant with the skills and knowledge to successfully perform the duties of the position. Specialized experience for this position is defined as experience in a position in which writing and editing are the primary focus of the job, and demonstrates expert knowledge of grammar, punctuation, sentence structure, and word usage; and experience analyzing information to identify strengths, gaps, or problems in logical flow or other issues affecting the content and quality of written products.

    You must meet all qualifications requirements by the closing date of this announcement.

    There is no education requirement for this position.

    This is a bargaining unit position.

    Based on the staffing needs, additional selections may be made through this vacancy announcement.

    Selectee will be required to file a Financial Disclosure Statement.

    Travel and relocation expenses will not be paid for by the GAO.

    Males born after 12/31/59 and at least 18 years of age must be registered with the Selective Service System. Visit SSS.

    Selectees will be required to complete questions contained on the Declaration for Federal Employment (OF-306) at the time a tentative job offer is made. At the time of appointment, selectees will be required to update the OF-306.

    Selectees will be subject to a determination of suitability for Federal employment.

    GAO provides reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees with disabilities. To request accommodation, please email ReasonableAccommodation@gao.gov.

    GAO's policy is to provide equal employment opportunity for all regardless of race, religion, color, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

    GAO is part of the Legislative Branch of the Federal government. As such, all positions are in the excepted service. Initial appointments, permanent or indefinite, to the GAO require completion of a probationary period.

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



    If you meet the qualification requirements stated, you will be further rated based on your responses to the assessment questions and placed in one of three categories: Best Qualified, Well Qualified, or Qualified. Within these categories, applicants eligible for veteran's preference will receive selection priority over non-veterans.

    Please make sure that your responses to the assessment questions are supported in your resume and follow all instructions carefully. If you provide incomplete answers, fail to provide a narrative response to any assessment question(s) that requires further explanation, or if your response to an assessment question is "see resume,” your rating may be affected or you may be determined ineligible.

    All applicants will be rated based on their responses to the assessment questions, in conjunction with the following Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA’s):

    Knowledge of principles of writing to analyze written information of a technical nature for logic, clarity, consistency, and readability.

    Ability to analyze multi-layered, multi-subject, or multi-issue products under deadlines, to facilitate brainstorming meetings, make suggestions for improvements, and develop written segments of a report.

    Ability to collaborate with engagement teams, reconcile differing perspectives and prioritize multiple engagements.

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