• Required No. of Employee's : 1
  • Salary : 0.00
  • Duration of Employment : Full Time
  • Prefered Sex : Male/Female
  • Sector of Vacancy : POLITICS /GOVERNMENT

Qualification/Work Experience :

  • Qualifications and Evaluations Requirements: EXPERIENCE: At least two years of progressively responsible experience in research and analysis, and newspaper reporting at a government agency, NGO, company, university, media, or diplomatic establishment is required. Education Requirements: A Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, History, International Law, International Relations or Economics is required. Evaluations: LANGUAGE: (fluency) speaking/reading/writing English and (limited knowledge ) writing/speaking/reading French is required. (This may be tested) EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO): The U.S. Mission provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation. Qualifications: All applicants under consideration will be required to pass medical and security certification

Job Description:

  • Open to the public Who May Apply/Clarification From the Agency: For USEFM - FP is 05. Actual FP salary determined by Washington D.C. Open to: U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs) - All Agencies Security Clearance Required: Secret Appointment Type Temporary Appointment Type Details: Definite not to Exceed five (5) years Marketing Statement: We encourage you to read and understand the Eight (8) Qualities of Overseas Employees before you apply. Summary: The work schedule for this position is: Full Time (40hours per week) Start date: Candidate must be able to begin working within a reasonable period of time of receipt of agency authorization and/or clearances/certifications or their candidacy may end. Supervisory Position: No Relocation Expenses Reimbursed: No Travel Required: Not Required Back to top Duties Basic Function of the Position As a capable drafter possessing a Secret Level security clearance, the incumbent will research and report on developments of broad scope, complexity, and sensitivity in the field of political, economic, and Environmental Science Technology and Health (ESTH) reporting. The incumbent will report to the Political/Economic Deputy Section Chief and will research political and economic issues with a view to evaluating implications for U.S. interests in the region. The Political/Economic Assistant’s primary responsibilities will be to prepare early drafts of the Embassy’s required political and economic reporting and to draft cables addressing the domestic political and economic situation and regional issues of importance to the U.S. S/he will also assist in updating continuously the section's database of over 400 biographies of local contacts. The incumbent will serve as a note taker when required and prepare materials (including memcons, reporting telegrams, talking points, and correspondence) for senior Embassy officials. He or she will provide administrative support to the section as required, backing up the section's Office Management Specialist. For More Info: HR Section (237)222204006 ydeapplicants@state.gov