Communications Analyst (Written)
Occasional travel - Occasional travel may be required
Relocation expenses reimbursed No
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.
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.
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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.
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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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