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Attorney Advisor

Washington, DC
Full Time
02-16-2020
Job #: ATTY-EB-2020-005 Exp.: 3+ Years Salary: $121,316 - $170,800 Yearly
Description:
Summary
This position is located in the Federal Communications Commission, Enforcement Bureau, Fraud Division, Washington, DC.

Relocation expenses will not be paid.

Responsibilities
The incumbent provides investigative expertise, and special legal review for the Director and Deputy Director involving complex issues related to enforcement activities including issues related to fraud, waste and abuse of federal programs including the universal service fund. Provides expert assistance in the conduct of investigations including developing and executing investigative plans. Responsible for conducting, directing, planning, organizing and managing investigations for fraud, waste and abuse, and violations of FCC rules.

Travel Required
Not required

Supervisory status
No

Promotion Potential
15

Requirements
Conditions of Employment
  • Education and Bar Membership Required
  • Serve a trial period of two years, if applicable.
  • US Citizenship.
  • Males born after 12/31/59 must be registered with Selective Service.
  • Must submit a financial disclosure statement upon assuming the position.
  • Suitable for employment as determined by a background investigation.

Please note your resume must thoroughly support your responses to the vacancy questions. Your resume is an integral part of the process for determining if you meet the basic qualifications of the position and determining if you are to be among the best qualified.

Qualifications
Applicants must meet eligibility and qualification requirements by the closing date of this announcement. Current Federal employees must meet time-in-grade requirements by the closing date of this announcement in order to be considered for this position. Candidates must have held the next lower grade or have equivalent education and/or experience in the normal line of progression for this position for a least one year.

General Experience: None

Selective Factor: None

Professional law experience: Professional law experience is experience that has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position to be filled.

Specialized Experience: Specialized experience is experience which is in or directly related to the line of work of the position to be filled and which has equipped the applicant with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. Applicants must have a minimum of one year of specialized experience in or equivalent to the next lower grade level in the Federal service.

For GS-14: Applicants must possess at least three years of professional law experience and at least one year must be equivalent to the GS-13 level in the Federal Service. For this position, examples of specialized experience includes:
  • Conducting legal research on federal statutes, rules, and regulations relating to providers of communications and/or telecommunications services;
  • Preparing comprehensive legal documents;
  • Analyzing, interpreting, and presenting findings and recommendations on complex legal issues;
  • Interacting with individuals at all levels of authority.

For GS-15: Applicants must possess at least four years of professional law experience and at least one year must be equivalent to the GS-14 level in the Federal Service. For this position, examples of specialized experience includes:
  • Providing legal advice and guidance on federal statutes, rules, and regulations relating to providers of communications and/or telecommunications services;
  • Preparing comprehensive legal documents including reviewing and editing documents drafted by others;
  • Analyzing, interpreting, and presenting findings and recommendations on complex legal issues;
  • Making oral presentations, communicating legal research results, and defending legal positions at all levels of authority;
  • Interacting with individuals at all levels of authority.

Part-Time Or Unpaid Experience: 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.

Education
You must meet the minimum basic educational requirements for Attorney positions. Education requirements include: a professional law degree JD, LL.B., and/or LL.M.


Closing Date: 28th February, 2020






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