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Vacancy Questions Preview

Vacancy Questions Preview

Grade: All Grades
* 1.ECQ 1 - LEADING CHANGE: This core qualification involves the ability to bring about change, both within and outside the organization, to meet organization goals. Inherent to this ECQ is the ability to establish an organizational vision and to implement it in a continuously changing environment. (Competencies: creativity and innovation, external awareness, flexibility, resilience, strategic thinking, vision)
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 2.ECQ 2 - LEADING PEOPLE: This core qualification involves the ability to lead people toward meeting the organization's vision, mission, and goals. Inherent to this ECQ is the ability to provide an inclusive workplace that fosters the development of others, facilitates cooperation and teamwork, and supports constructive resolution of conflicts. (Competencies: conflict managment, leveraging diversity, developing others, team building).
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 3.ECQ 3 - RESULTS DRIVEN: This core qualification involves the ability to meet goals and customer expectations. Inherent to this ECQ is the ability to make decisions that produce high-quality results by applying technical knowledge, analyzing problems, and calculating risks. (Competencies: accountability, customer service, decisiveness, entrepreneurship, problem solving, technical credibility).
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 4.ECQ 4 - BUSINESS ACUMEN: This core qualification involves the ability to manage human, financial, and information resources (Competencies: financial management, human capital management, technology management).
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 5.ECQ 5 - BUILDING COALITIONS: This core qualification involves the ability to build coalitions internally and with and other Federal agencies, State and local governments, nonprofit and private sector organizations, foreign governments, or international organizations to achieve common goals. (Competencies: partnering, political savvy, influencing/negotiating).
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 6.PTQ 1 - Demonstrated senior level experience and knowledge, gained through academic, commercial, governmental, or international policy-making, managerial, or professional activities, in the development and application of U.S. international trade and economic policy and programs.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


7.PTQ 2 - Demonstrated experience in securing the cooperation of senior level industry executives, foreign counterparts, and/or officials within and outside Government.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 8.PTQ 3 - Demonstrated experience in leading and managing a large and complex organization within a dynamic team management environment and in planning strategically.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.