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Announcement Number NSB-2014-0001 Promotion Potential GS-11
Position Title Executive Assistant, GS-0301-11 MP Hiring Agency NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION
Open Period 01/29/2014 - 02/04/2014 Duty Locations FEW Vacancies in Arlington, VA, US
Series/Grade GS - 0301 ZN 11 For More Info Bonnie Beavers
Salary $62467.00 - $81204.00

Who May Apply
Current or former Fed employees with competitive status obtained through a permanent Federal competitive service appointment OR individuals with eligibility for noncompetitive special appointing authority OR veterans eligible under the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.

This opportunity is also open to all US citizens under announcement NSB-2014-0002.

Job Status

Security Clearance Required:

Q Nonsensitive

Duration Appointment Permanent

Marketing Statement

If you are intrigued by the idea of working for the leadership at a unique federal agency that has a tremendous impact on the funding and advancement of science, engineering and education, then the National Science Foundation is the place for you.  In addition to funding research in traditional academic areas, NSF also supports innovative ideas, novel collaborations and numerous projects that may seem like science fiction today, but become the reality of tomorrow.

NSF has the advantages of a small agency environment that fosters collaboration, creativity and opportunities to contribute to major agency-wide projects.
More about NSF.

The National Science Board (Board) was established by Federal statute to set the policies of the National Science Foundation (NSF) and to serve as advisors to the President and Congress on a broad range of national science and engineering research and education policies. The National Science Board Office (NSBO) is the focal point for coordinating the development and analysis of policy-level issues and strategies requiring Board attention and/or action.

The individual selected for this position will serve as a member of the administrative team of the National Science Board Office (NSBO) and is primarily responsible for serving as a personal confidential assistant to the National Science Board (NSB) Office Director and to the Chairman of the National Science Board. The individual will also provide executive and administrative support to the Board Members. You will assist the NSB Office Director in establishing and maintaining the operations of the NSBO.  If you are an individual with strong executive office skills, excellent writing skills, strong interpersonal skills, and capable of safeguarding confidential and sensitive information, this may be the position for you.

Supervisory Position: No

Relocation Authorized: Yes

Relocation MAY be paid contingent on the availability of funds.

Travel Required: Not Required

Key Requirements

  • Background investigation
  • US citizenship
  • Preview questions at bottom of Qualifications & Evaluations--see tab above
  • Selective Service registration required for male applicants, unless exempt.

This is a Federal job application system. Providing false information, creating fake IDs, or failing to answer all questions truthfully and completely may be grounds for not hiring, for disbarment from Federal employment, or for dismissal after the applicant begins work. Falsifying a Federal job application, attempting to violate the privacy of others, or attempting to compromise the operation of this system may be punishable by fine or imprisonment (US Code, Title 18, section 1001).