Attorney Advisor (Contracts)

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Apr 01, 2019
Closes
Apr 01, 2019
Hours
Full Time
TRAVEL REQUIRED:

Occasional travel - Selected applicant(s) must be able to acquire and maintain a government-issued travel charge card.


RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
Relocation expenses reimbursed No


KEY REQUIREMENTS:
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  • Background security investigation required
  • Applicants must be U.S. Citizens or nationals
  • Must be a member of State Bar in good standing (see QUALIFICATIONS section)
  • Law degree (LL.B or J.D.) from an ABA accredited school is required
  • Copies of Bar Membership(s) and transcripts must be provided with an applicant's application.

    This position requires demonstrable experience preparing for litigation and representing an agency, organization, and/or individual party as counsel in all phases of judicial and/or federal administrative proceedings. This position additionally requires excellent legal research and writing skills, and oral presentation skills.

    Ideal candidates for this position will have at least three years of experience providing federal contract law advice and litigating administrative proceedings arising in the federal contract law context. Experience should include providing oral and written legal advice related to the Federal Acquisition Regulations, General Services Administration (GSA) multiple award schedule (MAS) contracts, and the False Claims Act, as well as experience litigating federal contracting matters. Ideal candidates will also have experience with one or more of the other types of issues that frequently arise in the Office of Counsel, such as the Privacy Act, the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), appropriations, or administrative law.  In addition, applicants must have broad, professional legal experience in litigation matters that demonstrate a thorough and wide knowledge of basic principles in the legal profession.

    In addition, applicants must have: A. Education: Must have a professional law degree (J.D., LL.M., or S.J.D.) at a school of law accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA); and, B. Bar Membership: Must be a current member, in good standing, of the bar of a State, a Territory of the United States, or the District of Columbia.

    If selected, you will be required to complete OGE Form 450, Confidential Financial Disclosure Report, to determine if a conflict or an appearance of a conflict exists between your financial interest and your prospective position with GSA OIG.

    Applicants must have: A. Education: Must have a professional law degree (J.D., LL.M., or S.J.D.) at a school of law accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA); and, B. Bar Membership: Must be a current member, in good standing, of the bar of a State, a Territory of the United States, or the District of Columbia.

    BARGAINING UNIT STATUS: None

    • This vacancy announcement does not preclude filling this position by other means. Management also has the right not to fill the position.
    • Travel and transportation expenses may be authorized for interviews. Relocation expenses are not authorized for this position.

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

    This is an Excepted Service position. Candidates will be evaluated based on their experience and skills in completing the work of the position.
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    Read more Security clearance Top Secret

    Drug test required No