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The primary purpose of this position is to serve as an analyst and advisor to management on the evaluation of the effectiveness of government programs and operations or the productivity and efficiency of the management of Federal agencies or both
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Program Management Analyst
HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment
Please read this Public Notice in its entirety prior to submitting your application for consideration.
U.S. Citizenship is required
Must be registered for Selective Service, see Legal and Regulatory Guidance
Total salary varies depending on location of position
PCS expenses if authorized will be paid IAW JTR and Air Force Regulations
Recruitment incentives may be authorized
This posn is subject to provisions of the DoD Priority Placement Program
Position may be subject to random drug testing
Employee may be required to work other than normal duty hours, to include evenings, weekends and/or holidays
Shift work and emergency overtime may be required
Disclosure of Political Appointments
Per National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) of fiscal year (FY) 2017. Section 1111 modifies 5 United States Code (U.S.C) 3326; Veterans who are retiring within 180 days of appointment effective date may require a 180 waiver package.
Employee may be required to obtain the DoD Financial Management (FM) Certification within a required time frame
Position may be subject to Administrative Careers with America (ACWA) Assessment or a validated alternative assessment instrument
GS-05: Three years of general experience, one year for which was equivalent to at least the GS-04 grade level in the Federal service which includes the ability to analyze problems to identify significant factors, gather pertinent data, and recognize solutions; plan and organize work; and communicate effectively orally and in writing
GS-07: One year of specialized experience, equivalent to at least the GS-05 grade level in the Federal service, which has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position which could include work that involved analytical research and evaluation of diversified programs; and development, administration and control of assigned projects.
GS-09: One year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-07 grade level in the Federal service, which has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position that includes work involved in analytical research and evaluation of diversified programs; development, administration and control of assigned projects; ability to access, locate, basic design, and update information through the use of personal computer technology.
GS-11: One year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-09 grade level in the Federal service, which has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. Examples of qualifying experience included work that involved analyzing and evaluating the effectiveness of programs and operations with supervisory control; developing life cycle cost analyses of projects or performing cost benefit of current or projected programs.
GS-12: One year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-11 grade level in the Federal service, which has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. Examples of qualifying experience includes applying knowledge of evaluative methods and techniques used to measure the effectiveness of work programs; knowledge of special entities involved in programming, planning and execution of operations and evaluations; knowledge of the application of and comprehension of organization, operational capabilities, training, and support requirements; and skill in designing and conducting comprehensive program effectiveness and efficiency studies to develop solutions.
GS-13: One year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-12 grade level in the Federal service, which has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. Examples of qualifying experience includes analyzing and evaluating the effectiveness of programs and operations; developing life cycle cost analyses of projects or performing cost benefit or economic evaluations of current or projected programs; or that involved other work related to management and program analysis; expert knowledge of a wide range of qualitative and quantitative methods for the assessment and improvement of critical command plans and programs for participating in or conducting major operations.
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KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs): Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas:
1.Knowledge of analytical and evaluative methods and techniques for assessing program development or execution and improving organizational effectiveness and efficiency.
2.Knowledge of management principles and processes.
3.Skill in application of fact finding and investigative techniques.
4.Ability to communicate orally and in writing.
5.Ability to develop presentations and reports.
PART-TIME OR UNPAID EXPERIENCE: Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid and or part-time work. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week.
VOLUNTEER WORK EXPERIENCE: Refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service Programs (i.e., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student and social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge and skills that can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
This Public Notice is to gather applications which may or may not result in a referral or selection.
This Public Notice may be used to fill positions in other equivalent pay systems (i.e., NH, NJ, NK).
ARE YOU USING YOUR EDUCATION TO QUALIFY? You MUST provide transcripts to support your educational claims. Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
FOREIGN EDUCATION: Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet the requirements. You must show proof the education credentials have been deemed to be at least equivalent to that gained in conventional U.S. education program. It is your responsibility to provide such evidence when applying.
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