Anunțuri de Angajare

U.S. Embassy is hiring an Alumni and Speakers Program Specialist

U.S. Mission                                      Chisinau, Moldova

Announcement Number:                  Chisinau-2018-023

Position Title:                                   Alumni and Speakers Program Specialist

Opening Period:                                June 11, 2018 – June 25, 2018

Series/Grade:                                   LE-6005-9 or FS-6005-5 (steps 1 through 4)

Salary:                                              LE: (USD) $ 17,647 – (USD) $ 17,647

                                                         FS: (USD) $ 45,319 – (USD) $ 45,319                                         

For More Info:                                  Human Resources Office: (POC Alexandru Gaitus)

E-mail Address:  ChisinauHR@state.gov

Who May Apply:  For USEFM – FS is 5 (steps 1 through 4).  Actual FS salary determined by Washington D.C.

  • All Interested Candidates/All Sources

Security Clearance Required:     Local Security Certification

Duration Appointment:   Indefinite subject to successful completion of probationary period 

Marketing Statement:  We encourage you to read and understand the Eight (8) Qualities of Overseas Employees before you apply.

Summary: The U.S. Mission in Chisinau, Moldova is seeking eligible and qualified applicants for the position of Alumni and Speakers Program Specialist.

The work schedule for this position is: 

  • Full Time (40 hours per week)

Start date: Candidate must be able to begin working within a reasonable period of receipt of agency authorization and/or clearances/certifications or their candidacy may end.

Supervisory Position:   No

Duties:  Under the general direction of the Public Affairs Officer (PAO), the Alumni and Speakers Program Specialist designs and executes a whole range of public diplomacy activities and programs working with alumni of U.S. government programs and speaker experts from the U.S. to raise public awareness of U.S. society, values, and policies.  Maintains high-level professional contacts with all partner organizations, speakers and alumni including those at high-levels in government, parliament, education, business, civil society, etc.     

 

Qualifications and Evaluations

EDUCATION:   A university degree in the liberal arts, education, social sciences, law, international relations, foreign languages or public policy is required.

Requirements:

EXPERIENCE:  Minimum two years of experience in project management or grants management are required.

Evaluations:

LANGUAGE:  Level IV (fluency)) Speaking/Reading/Writing English is required. Level IV (fluency) speaking/reading/writing Romanian is required. Level IV (fluency) speaking/reading/writing Russian is required.  (This may be tested.)

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:  

  1. Must have good knowledge of Moldova's political, economic, social, and educational structure; governmental and non-governmental institutions, and of key figures of Moldova's educational and cultural circles.   
  2. Must be able to develop and execute complex programs simultaneously, prioritize work and adjust to shifting priorities.
  3. Must have excellent organizational and communication (both written and oral) skills. Must be able to work under pressure.

Qualifications:  All applicants under consideration will be required to pass medical and security certifications.  

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. 

Benefits:  Locally Employed Staff, including Members of Household (MOHs), and Third-Country Nationals (TCNs), working at the U.S. Mission in Chisinau, Moldova will receive a compensation package that includes health, retirement, and other benefits. 

Other information:

HIRING PREFERENCE SELECTION PROCESS:  Applicants in the following hiring preference categories are extended a hiring preference in the order listed below.  Therefore, it is essential that these applicants accurately describe their status on the application. Failure to do so may result in a determination that the applicant is not eligible for a hiring preference.

HIRING PREFERENCE ORDER:

(1)          AEFM / USEFM who is a preference-eligible U.S. Veteran*

(2)          AEFM / USEFM

(3)          FS on LWOP and CS with reemployment rights **

* IMPORTANT:  Applicants who claim status as a preference-eligible U.S. Veteran must submit a copy of their most recent DD-214 (“Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty”), equivalent documentation, or certification.  A “certification” is any written document from the armed forces that certifies the service member is expected to be discharged or released from active duty service in the armed forces under honorable conditions within 120 days after the certification is submitted by the applicant. The certification letter should be on letterhead of the appropriate military branch of the service and contain (1) the military service dates including the expected discharge or release date; and (2) the character of service.  Acceptable documentation must be submitted in order for the preference to be given. 

** This level of preference applies to all Foreign Service employees on LWOP and CS with re-employment rights back to their agency or bureau.

For more information (i.e., what is an EFM, USEFM, AEFM, MOH, etc.?) and for additional employment considerations, please visit the following link:  https://careers.state.gov/downloads/files/definitions-for-va

How to Apply:  All candidates must be able to obtain and hold a Local Security Certification. 

To apply for this position, applicants should submit the documents listed below to the HR Office or electronically to ChisinauHR@state.gov. Please indicate the position title in the email subject line.

Required Documents:  Please provide the required documentation listed below with your application:

  • Universal Application for Employment (DS-174) which is available on HR/OE Intranet Site or by contacting Human Resources at ChisinauHR@state.gov
  • Completed and enclosed Supplemental Narrative Form (see the final page of this vacancy announcement)
  • Any additional documentation that supports or addresses the requirements listed above (e.g. transcripts, degrees, etc.).

 

What to Expect Next:  Applicants who are invited to take a language or skills test, or who are selected for an interview will be contacted via email. 

For further information:  the complete position description listing all of the duties, responsibilities, required qualifications, etc. may be obtained by contacting the Human Resources office.

Thank you for your application and your interest in working at the U.S. Mission in Chisinau, Moldova.

 

Supplemental Narrative Form

Alumni and Speakers Program Specialist

Name:

Date:

INSTRUCTIONS:  Please use the right side column to explain in detail how you meet the qualification for this vacancy announcement.  This information will be used to determine if you meet the required qualifications for this position.  Information provided on the Supplemental Narrative Form must match information provided on the Universal Application for Employment (DS-174).

Qualification requirements

 

My qualifications and how they meet the vacancy announcement requirements.

 

   

EDUCATION:  A university degree in the liberal arts, education, social sciences, law, international relations, foreign languages or public policy is required.

   

 

   

EXPERIENCE:  Minimum two years of experience in project management or grants management are required.

   

 

   

Level IV (fluency)) Speaking/Reading/Writing English is required. Level IV (fluency) speaking/reading/writing Romanian is required. Level IV (fluency) speaking/reading/writing Russian is required.  (This may be tested.)

   

 

   

Must have good knowledge of Moldova's political, economic, social, and educational structure; governmental and non-governmental institutions, and of key figures of Moldova's educational and cultural circles.

   
     

Must be able to develop and execute complex programs simultaneously, prioritize work and adjust to shifting priorities.

   
     

Must have excellent organizational and communication (both written and oral) skills. Must be able to work under pressure.

   
 

Administratorii portalului nu poartă răspundere pentru conţinutul postărilor şi materialelor plasate de utilizatorii site-ului. Utilizaţi informaţia din acest articol pe propriul risc.

Gazduit pe amplica.md