permanent ( open to all ) Program Specialist - (Vacancy #: VAR000285)

  • Opening Date: February 7, 2018
  • Closing Date: March 7, 2018
  • OPM Control Number: 490734300
  • Vacancy Number: VAR000285
  • LC Organization Unit: Law Library
  • Grade: GS-09
  • Series: 0301
  • Minimum Salary: $56,233.00
  • Maximum Salary: $73,105.00
  • Availability: Open to All

The Program Specialist in the Law Library Office of External Relations directly assists the Chief of the Office of External Relations in fulfilling the evolving missions of the Law Library of Congress, in promoting its services to the Congress and to the international library and research communities. The work of the position is critical to increasing the visibility of the Law Library and enhancing its effectiveness. The incumbent must exhibit excellent judgment, sensitivity, creativity, versatility, and initiative in performing the varied requirements of this position. In effectively dealing with persons from different cultures and backgrounds, the incumbent must demonstrate flexibility, discretion, and tact.


The incumbent assists the Law Library in the outreach and development efforts and initiates contact with individuals or organizations with a view to entering into partnerships or cooperative relationships of benefit to the Law Library of Congress. He/she works closely with and under the direct supervision of the Chief of the Office of External Relations in establishing priorities and implementing objectives.

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