Are you an economist with research experience in the areas of U.S. tax and finance policy?

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    Celia Mendive
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    The Congressional Research Service is currently recruiting for a section research manager in its Government Finance and Taxation section. Please see below for more information. This is a management position being offered at the GS-15 level ($120, 830-$153,200). The deadline to apply is: 01/25/10.
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    RESEARCH MANAGER, GOVERNMENT FINANCE AND TAXATION SECTION
    Congressional Research Service, Washington DC

    The Congressional Research Service (CRS) seeks a Research Manager for the Government Finance and Taxation Section within the Government and Finance Division.

    The Research Manager leads the Government Finance and Taxation Section in the development of approaches to research and policy analysis relevant to congressional needs in the areas of U.S. tax and finance policy. Duties include:

    • Ensuring that the work results in objective, authoritative analysis with which the Congress can assess the consequences of legislative/policy options;

    • Monitoring congressional requests, concerns and needs in policy areas within the research management responsibility of the section;

    • Collaborating with other managers to ensure an integrative approach to the work by fully identifying significant policy problems facing the Congress, developing analytical approaches to address these problems and applying appropriate resources;

    • Performing special assignments as directed by the Assistant/Deputy Assistant Director.

    Candidates with research and research management experience in issues covered by the Government Finance and Taxation Section, who have strong interpersonal skills, and are capable of leading a highly motivated and talented research staff committed to providing Congress the highest level of nonpartisan, authoritative, objective policy analysis are encouraged to apply.

    BASIC REQUIREMENT: Applicants must meet at least one of the following basic requirements in order to be eligible for consideration for this position:

    A. Degree in economics that included at least 21 semester hours in economics and 3 semester hours in statistics, accounting, or calculus.

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    B. A combination of education and experience with courses equivalent to a major in economics, as shown in A above, plus appropriate experience or additional education.

    This position is being offered at the GS-15 level ($120, 830-$153,200). Please apply online at: http://www.loc.gov/crsinfo. If you are unable to apply online, please call 202.707.5627 to request an applicant job kit and refer to vacancy #090261 in all correspondence. Applications must be received by January 25, 2010.

    CRS is the public policy research arm of the United States Congress and is fully committed to workforce diversity.

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