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Vacancy Details

Grade: 12

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1 Do you meet the specialized experience statement as stated in the vacancy announcement? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2

Do you have experience with respect to U.S. economic sanctions or trade embargo programs imposed by the President, U.S. national security, and/or foreign policy?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3

Do you have experience with effective oral communication of technical issues such as legal or policy analysis and writing?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4

Which of the following best describes your experiences conducting economic analysis and research on the potential impact of proposed/existing regulations, executive orders, and statutes related to economic sanctions programs and their effects on industry sectors of special interest?

Answer to this question is required
  • On-the-job writing experience related to international trade, globalization, sanctions, and other international economic issues.
  • Experience with economic theory and methodologies as well as empirical analysis to gauge the economic impact of sanctions in a wide variety of policy variables.
  • Demonstrated experience working and coordinating effectively with analysts/stakeholders both within and outside of an organization on economic policy issues.
  • I do not have the knowledge/experience described above.

Grade: 13

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1 Do you meet the specialized experience statement as stated in the vacancy announcement? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2

Do you have experience with respect to U.S. economic sanctions or trade embargo programs imposed by the President, U.S. national security, and/or foreign policy?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3

Do you have experience with effective oral communication of technical issues such as legal or policy analysis and writing?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4

I have evaluated the analytical products of others to meet the quality standards of an organization (e.g., management or peer review). This includes making suggestions to improve policy deliverables and clearly articulating the problems and concerns about the product as well as suggestions for remedies where appropriate.

Answer to this question is required
  • As a major job responsibility, evaluated and critically reviewed diverse analytical products on public policy issues related to economic sanctions and embargo programs for the preparation of policy deliverables that demonstrated compliance with established legal authorities and made independent policy assessments and recommendations directed at high-level decision makers.
  • Was responsible for suggesting revisions to improve content and organization of policy deliverables and for ensuring consistency with standards. This experience was in an organization devoted to the provision of analytical public policy products and services directed at high-level decision makers.
  • Routinely evaluated and critically reviewed diverse analytical products and services on issues related to economic sanctions and embargo programs for compliance with established legal authorities and made independent judgments on acceptability of material. Offered suggestions to improve material. This experience was in an organization devoted to the provision of policy products directed at decision makers.
  • Occasionally evaluated and critically reviewed analytical products on issues related to economic sanctions and embargo programs for compliance with legal authorities.
  • None of the above.

Grade: 14

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1 Do you meet the specialized experience statement as stated in the vacancy announcement? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2

Do you have experience with respect to U.S. economic sanctions programs administered by Treasury/OFAC?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3

Do you have experience with effective oral communication of substantive and technical issues?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4

Which best describes your highest level of experience leading a team?

Answer to this question is required
  • Providing leadership to team members while completing multiple, complex assignments with competing deadlines.
  • Providing assistance to team members while completing multiple complex assignments with competing deadlines.
  • Completing multiple complex assignments with competing deadlines.
  • None of the above.
5

Select the response that best describes your highest level of experience serving on a panel, committee, or task force as a representative for an organization on technical or professional issues.

Answer to this question is required
  • I contributed to a group as described as a technical resource but not a member of the group.
  • I served on a group as described above to complete an assigned project.
  • I served on a group as described above that included members from different organizations that developed and implemented process improvements.
  • None of the above.
6

Which best describes your highest level of experience working requests from internal or external customers?

Answer to this question is required
  • I led the coordination of responses to customer requests that span multiple programs and areas.
  • I led the coordination of responses to customer requests within my own program area.
  • I participated in a coordinated effort to respond to customer requests that involve multiple issues and/or program areas.
  • None of the above.

Grade: All Grades

1 Where did you learn about this Department of the Treasury job opportunity? Answer to this question is required
  • FedExperience website
  • USAJOBS website
  • Career Connector Notification
  • Community Organization
  • Employment Office (Federal/State or Local)
  • Friend/Relative
  • Job Fair, Conference, or Convention
  • Magazine
  • Newspaper
  • Public Notice or Service Announcement
  • Radio/TV
  • School, College, Counselor
  • Vacancy Announcement Posting
  • Professional Organization
  • Diversity Organization
  • LinkedIn
  • Other
If your application is incomplete, for example not providing the information or examples as requested or stating please see resume, N/A, etc. OR if a determination is made that you have rated yourself higher than is supported by your description of experience and/or education, your application will be marked ineligible and receive no further consideration for this announcement.
2 Are you currently serving or have you served in the last five years in a Political Appointment in the Federal Government? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    2.1 Please list the title, agency, and dates of this appointment. Please note you will be required to meet OPM Approval of your appointment, if selected. Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
3 Are you currently serving or have you previously served in a Schedule A Appointment with the Federal Government? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    3.1 Please list the title, agency, and dates of this appointment. Please note you will be required to meet agency approval of your appointment, if selected. Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
4

Do you have a current Single Scope Background Investigation?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5

Do you currently hold a security clearance?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6

I have professional working experience in the following areas:

Answer to this question is required
  • International business transactions/International finance
  • Foreign policy
  • International law
  • Counter terrorism
  • US economic sanctions
  • Counter narcotics
  • Counter proliferation
  • National security
  • None of the above
7

Please identify the geographic area that best fits with your professional working experience.

Answer to this question is required
  • East Asia
  • Southeast Asia
  • Central Asia
  • South Asia
  • Persian/Arabian Gulf
  • Middle East/North Africa
  • Sub-Saharan Africa
  • North America
  • South America
  • Caribbean
  • Europe
  • None of the above
8

Which of the following types of written products you have produced as a regular part of a job.

Answer to this question is required
  • Articles for publication in authoritative documents, such as a textbook or peer-reviewed.
  • Documents explaining complex, controversial policies or programs.
  • Policy materials for dissemination to a professional audience or senior leadership of an organization.
  • Position papers or options papers or summary reports on foreign policy, international trade, finance, or sanctions issues, which included research, analysis and recommendations, for a professional audience or senior leadership of an organization.
  • Legal briefs
  • Legislation
  • Regulations
  • Other
  • I have not produced written products as a regular part of my job.
9

I have developed or participated in the creation of:

Answer to this question is required
  • Documents for review by attorneys
  • Analyses of statutes and regulations
  • Analyses of case law materials
  • Articles for publication
  • Policy memoranda
  • Briefing materials for senior management
  • None of the above
10

This position requires handling a heavy volume of writing assignments under tight deadline pressure. Select from the list below, the responses that best describe the type(s) of written communication you have successfully prepared under tight deadline pressure.

Answer to this question is required
  • Analyses of legal issues, including analyses that involved statutory analysis, case law analysis, or the analysis of regulations, in an environment with strict, short-term deadlines.
  • Writing and editing non-legal/policy analyses or options papers in English for a professional audience in an environment with strict, short-term deadlines.
  • Summarizing the major points of regulations, legislation, or policies in talking points or briefing materials.
  • None of the above.