Senior Advisor

Location
Alexandria City County, Virginia
Salary
$170,740 to $189,296
Posted
Oct 02, 2020
Closes
Nov 01, 2020
Work Function
Management-Laboratory
Job Type
Full time

HEAD, OFFICE OF MULTIDISCIPLINARY ACTIVITIES

AND SENIOR ADVISOR FOR SCIENCE

OFFICE OF THE ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

National Science Foundation, Alexandria VA

The Directorate for Mathematical and Physical Sciences (MPS) announces a nationwide search to fill the position of Head, Office of Multidisciplinary Activities (OMA) and Senior Advisor for Science, Office of the Assistant Director.  Appointment to this Excepted Service position may be on a Permanent or Temporary AD-05 basis, with a salary range of $170,740 to $189,296. Alternatively, the incumbent may be assigned under the Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA) provisions. Information about the directorate’s activities may be found at https://www.nsf.gov/dir/index.jsp?org=mps.

The successful candidate will possess an established record of significant achievement in support of senior leadership of MPS in recommending and implementing new or modified policies and plans in scientific, fiscal, and administrative matters to improve the activities of management. In addition to having a strong record of research and education accomplishments within his or her technical communities, the Senior Advisor must be experienced and competent in technical, financial, and administrative management. He/she must work well with people, be an effective communicator, and act as a mentor to continuously develop the diversity of talents and skills of his or her colleagues at all levels.

Announcement MPS-EXEC-2020-0001, with position requirements and application procedures, is located at https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/579576600. Applicants may also obtain the announcement by contacting the Executive Personnel Staff, 703-292-2142.  Hearing impaired individuals may call TDD 703-292-8044. Applications must be received by the closing date.

NSF is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing

highly qualified staff reflecting the diversity of our nation.