Tuesday, March 8, 2016

CRS Agricultural Policy Analyst - Washington, D.C.


The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Resources, Science and Industry Division (RSI) is seeking an Analyst in Agricultural Policy. Analyst duties include preparing objective, non-partisan analytical studies and descriptive background reports on issues of national significance; providing personal consultation and assistance to congressional committees, Members, and staff on public policy issues throughout the legislative process; and participating in or leading team research projects and seminars. The employee is also expected to develop over time the skills necessary to provide public policy and legislative analysis and consultation to congressional committees, Members, and staff at increasingly sophisticated levels.

CRS works exclusively for the United States Congress, providing policy and legal analysis to committees and Members of both the House and Senate, regardless of party affiliation. As a legislative branch agency within the Library of Congress, CRS has been a valued and respected resource on Capitol Hill for more than a century.

CRS is well known for analysis that is authoritative, confidential, objective, and nonpartisan. Its highest priority is to ensure that Congress has immediate access to the nation's best thinking on public policy issues of interest to its Members and committees.

SALARY RANGE:                     $92,145.00 to $119,794.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD:                          Tuesday, March 8, 2016 to Friday, April 8, 2016
SERIES & GRADE:                    GS-0101-13
POSITION INFORMATION:     Open - Permanent
DUTY LOCATIONS:                  Washington DC, DC
WHO MAY APPLY:                   U.S. citizens
SECURITY CLEARANCE:        Public Trust - Background Investigation