This position is located in the Division of Insurance and Research, International Affairs Branch (IAB) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and provides analysis on key policy issues addressing the Corporation's relationship and interaction with the international community.
Additional selections may be made from this vacancy announcement to fill identical vacancies that occur subsequent to this announcement.
Assisting with researching and compiling moderately complex data for a variety of projects that includes data analysis and presentation of the full range of policy options, divergent professional opinions, and consequences of adopting various policy positions.
Providing periodic status reports to management, and developing tools to assist in capturing international activities for reporting to other FDIC divisions and offices.
Attending meetings, briefings and providing support to those who present complex policy issues to senior management, supervisors, and others.
Assisting with the response to correspondence and inquiries from regulatory and supervisory personnel, bankers, government officials and members of the public, on matters pertaining to any of the International Affairs functions.
Identifying and explaining information effectively in both narrative and statistical presentations. Using qualitative and quantitative techniques to evaluate data and information.
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Conditions of Employment
Low Risk Position - National Agency Check Investigation (NACI) required.
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U.S. Citizenship is required.
Qualifying experience may be obtained in the private or public sector. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic, religious/spiritual; community; student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Additional qualifications information can be found .Insert minimum experience qualification requirements for the grade(s) and occupational series of the position(s) being filled.)
CG-9: Applicants must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS/CG-7 level in the Federal Service. Specialized experience is experience performing analyses in the financial services sector on various topics in support of staff projects; presenting results in writing or orally to management and assisting with researching, compiling and organizing data for incorporation into final reports.
Applicants may also qualify with a master's or equivalent graduate degree or 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree or LL.B. or J.D., if related, or by using a combination of education and experience.
CG-11: Applicants must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS/CG-9 level in the Federal Service. Specialized experience is experience performing policy analyses in the financial services sector, presenting results in writing or orally to management; researching, compiling and organizing data for incorporation into studies and briefing materials, and identifying and recommending solutions to problems.
Applicants may also qualify with a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree or 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree or LL.M., if related, or by using a combination of education and experience.
Applicants eligible for ICTAP (Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program) must achieve a score of 80 or higher in the online assessment to be determined well qualified for this position. For more information, .
Education may be substituted for experience as described in "Qualifications."
If selected, you may be required to serve a probationary period.
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How You Will Be Evaluated
You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.
Your resume and the online assessment questionnaire will be reviewed to determine whether you meet the qualification requirements outlined in this announcement. Therefore, it is imperative that your resume contain sufficiently detailed information upon which to make the qualification. Please ensure that your resume contains specific information such as position titles, beginning and ending dates of employment for each position, average number of hours worked per week, and if the position is/was in the Federal government, you should provide the position series and grade level.
Your resume will also be evaluated to measure your responses to the assessment questions. If you rated yourself higher on the questionnaire than what is supported by your resume, your overall qualifications assessment may be adversely affected.
If you are found qualified, you will be placed in one of three categories: Best Qualified, Highly Qualified, or Qualified.
These category assignments are a measure of the degree in which your background and responses to the assessment questions match the competencies/knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSAs) listed below. Within these categories, candidates eligible for veterans preference will receive selection priority over non-veterans.
Knowledge of the laws, regulations, and guidelines pertaining to the Corporation, banking, thrift, and the financial service industry to understand their impact on programs.
Ability to use standard computer tools (e.g., Microsoft Office Suite) to develop and maintain various electronic files, word processing documents, PowerPoint presentations, and spreadsheets.
Ability to communicate in writing for the purpose of gathering information, responding to inquiries, report findings, and making recommendations.
Knowledge of analysis and research techniques, methods, and tools (e.g., internet and financial database searches) to identify, consider, and resolve issues or problems.
Ability to communicate orally for the purpose of responding to inquiries and preparing reports, findings and recommendations to senior management.
You do not need to respond separately to these KSAs. Your answers to the online questionnaire and resume will serve as responses to the KSAs.
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Background checks and security clearance
Drug test required
Please review the following to determine your eligibility and which document(s) is required to complete your application:
VETERANS PREFERENCE: If you are claiming veterans preference, . (Note: Veterans must submit the Member 4 copy of the DD 214, Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty or other copy showing the type of discharge/character of service [e.g., Honorable, Under Honorable Conditions, etc.] along with any other required documents.)
INTERAGENCY TRANSITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (ICTAP): If you are a displaced or surplus Federal employee eligible for consideration under the ICTAP, you must submit proof of eligibility. For more information,.
EDUCATION DOCUMENTS: If you are using education to meet all or part of the qualification requirements, you MUST submit a copy of your college transcript (an unofficial transcript is acceptable). Education must be from accredited institutions. For a listing of accredited educational institutions, . An official transcript will be required if you are selected. If you do not submit a transcript, your education will not be used in making a qualification determination and you may be found "not qualified".
Foreign Education: If you are using education completed in foreign colleges or universities to meet the qualification requirements, you must show that the education credentials have been evaluated by a private organization that specializes in interpretation of foreign education programs and such education has been deemed equivalent to that gained in an accredited U.S. education program. For more information, .
If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:
Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from .
Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.
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