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1 Where Did You Hear About Us? Answer to this question is required
  • USAID's Website
  • USAJOBS Website
  • General Job Information Website
  • Agency Employee
  • School Placement Center
  • Job Fair/Recruitment Event
  • Development Executive Group
  • Professional Journal
  • Newspaper Ad
  • Other Print Ad
  • Other (please specify)
    1.1 If you selected "Other" above, please specify. Maximum length of 250 characters.
2 Are you currently, or have you been within the last 5 years, a Presidential appointee (with or without Senate confirmation), Schedule A or Schedule C political appointee, an appointee serving in a political capacity under an agency-specific authority, or a Noncareer SES employee in the Executive Branch? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Choose the statements that describe your experience interacting with US government officials. Answer to this question is required
  • I have led briefings.
  • I have served as a representative of my organization when communicating with other agencies.
  • I have responded to congressional requests for information.
  • I have explained information to officials through written correspondence.
  • None of the above.
4 Which types of oral exchanges have you actively participated in with US government officials? Answer to this question is required
  • One-on-one discussions
  • Telephone inquiries
  • Oral presentations
  • Interviews
  • None of the above
5 Have you been responsible for ensuring that United States policy and mission objectives and/or priorities align with a developing country`s needs? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 From the following list of topics, please identify those areas relative to US foreign policy and/or national security in which you have experience. Answer to this question is required
  • Arms Control
  • Human Rights
  • Area studies
  • International Law
  • Public Diplomacy
  • Democratization and elections
  • Trade, Transportation, Aviation
  • Non-proliferation
  • Educational and/or cultural exchange
  • Political-Military Affairs
  • International Organizations
  • Environment, Science and Technology
  • Energy
  • Consular
  • Homeland Security
  • Labor
  • Intelligence
  • Global Issues
  • Economics and/or International Development
  • Verification of and compliance with international agreements / commitments / regimes.
  • International crime and drugs
  • Counter-terrorism
  • Civilian Policing and Rule of Law
  • Anticorruption
  • None of the above
7 What is the extent of your experience influencing and negotiating with officials from the State Department and National Security Staff? Answer to this question is required
  • Have extensive experience working in multiple instances to influence senior officials on major policy and program issues.
  • Have experience working in several instances to influence senior officials on major program issues, including gaining approval for programs.
  • Have experience working at the staff level to gain approval for programs.
  • Have briefed officials to keep them informed of the situation and programs in countries assigned to me.
  • None of the above
8 Choose the best statement that describes your ability to effectively communicate with high level officials, employees from various backgrounds and cultures, other agencies, and while making presentations to professional audiences. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training, or experience, in this area
  • I have education or training in this area, but have not applied it on the job
  • I have performed this task on the job, with the results being closely monitored by a supervisor or senior employee
  • I have independently performed this task as a regular part of my job, with minimal review from a supervisor or senior employee
  • I am considered a technical expert in the performance of this task, and have trained and/or supervised and provided advice and consultation to others on this task
9 Choose all of the following which you done as a routine part of your professional work experience. Answer to this question is required
  • Established priorities and timelines among multiple projects
  • Started up and managed projects through completion
  • Established milestones and monitored project progress
  • Met deadlines
  • Made resource decisions for competing projects
  • Assigned tasks and monitored performance
  • Anticipated and resolved problems
  • Maximized use of limited financial and personnel resources
  • None of the above
10 Do you have experience developing communication strategies for national priority programs and policies affecting an agency’s or organization’s mission? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
11 Do you have experience working with to promote the incorporation of USAID's work on development into military doctrine, civilian policy, and other relevant organizations and reference documents? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
12 Do you have experience with the coordinating civilian-military planning process, including providing specific chapter inputs to guidance for the employment of the force (GEF), COCOM theater campaign plan injects (Civil-Mil Cooperation, Interagency), and theater security cooperation working groups, and DoD Civilian-Military projects? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
13 Choose all statements that relate to your experience in communicating in writing. Answer to this question is required
  • I have prepared written presentations of factual data and information.
  • I have prepared option papers or summary reports that include analysis and recommendations.
  • I have produced written products which are given wide distribution within the agency or to limited scientific or subject-matter interest groups.
  • I have written clear and effective correspondence, reports and other written materials for a specialized audience.
  • I have written technical and non-technical reports and present data and information to audiences.
  • None of the above.
14 Which of the following best describes your experience in preparing briefing papers, reports, plans and proposals in support of the Agency mission, strategies and goals? Answer to this question is required
  • I have no education, training, or experience in performing this task.
  • I have education or training in performing the task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • This task has been a central or major part of my work. I have performed it myself routinely, and I have trained others in performance of this task and/or others have consulted me as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
15 Choose the statement that best describes your experience as it relates to the civil-military arena. Answer to this question is required
  • I have received education and/or training as it relates to the unique attributes and organizational differences in the civil-military arena.
  • I have participated in a civil-military exercise which included specific roles and responsibilities for both civilian and military organizations, with synchronized strategic objectives.
  • I have participated as a member of a civil-military team, in a real-world situation (complex crisis, humanitarian disaster, etc), working towards synchronized US Government strategic objectives.
  • None of the above.
16 With which stakeholders have you collaborated? Answer to this question is required
  • Private organizations
  • Host country officials
  • Government agencies
  • Bilateral donors
  • Multilateral donors
  • Contractors
  • Defense officials
  • International fiscal representatives
  • None of the above