Open and Close Dates:
Dec 07, 2018 - Dec 17, 2018
This is a Personal Service Contract (PSC) non-status, non-permanent position. You do not acquire a competitive or excepted service status from this position.
This position serves as the Senior Intelligence Coordinator for the Bureau Of Diplomatic Security, Office of Regional Directors, Contingency Operations Unit. This position is based in Kabul Afghanistan.
This position is not eligible for telework.
-Serves as the lead RSO (Regional Security Officer) liaison with other U.S. Government, Coalition, and Afghanistan intelligence agencies and Military units with regard to intelligence and threat analysis issues.
-Serve as the RSO Subject Matter Expert (SME) and primary advisor to Senior RSO on intelligence and threat and analyst issues.
-Coordinates RSO and IFC intelligence and threat analysis efforts and reporting.
-Determines the credibility and reliability of threat reports and intelligence, and keeps RSO leadership apprised of any threats.
-Explains and interprets complex intelligence information and processes to other intelligence professionals.
-Develops, implements, and oversees training and mentoring programs for all intelligence Analysts.
Who May Apply:
Full-Time Non Permanent
Temporary Appointment Non-Status Position: 1 year renewable up to 4 years
Conditions of Employment:
U.S. Citizenship is required.Must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret security clearance.Obtain/maintain eligibility to access Sensitive Compartmented InformationMedical clearance is required.Incumbent will be subject to random drug testing.
Applicants must meet all the required qualification requirements, including education, and any selective placement factors described below by the closing date of this announcement. Education may only be substituted in accordance with the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Qualification Standards Handbook. Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order to be credited towards qualifications.
Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet the education requirements if you can show that the foreign education is comparable to that received in an accredited educational institution in the United States. It is your responsibility to provide such evidence when applying. Click on the link for a list of accredited organizations recognized as specializing in interpretation of foreign education credentials.
Applicants must have 1 year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-13 level in the Federal service which provided the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the duties of the position.
Qualifying specialized experience must demonstrate the following:
- Experience overseeing the production of and providing input to daily intelligence products and detailed threat assessments or reports.
-Experience determining the credibility and reliability of threat reports.
-Experience developing, implementing and overseeing training and mentoring programs.
There is no substitute of education for
specialized experience for the GS-14 position.