Announcement Number: Brussels-2021-030
Open Period: 02/18/2021 - 03/08/2021
Vacancy Time Zone: GMT+1
Series/Grade: LE - 1515 9
Salary: EUR €4,490
Work Schedule: Full-time - 38 hours/week
Promotion Potential: LE-9
Telework Eligible: No
For More Info: HR Section, BrusselsRecruitment@state.gov
The job holder provides agricultural trade assistance and communication coordination that involves drafting and distributing policy and media briefings under the direction of the Agricultural Attaché and working with more senior staff to support marketing activities and events for U.S. agricultural products, foods and beverages. The person would also be the lead on administrative duties for travel, visitors, and marketing or other public relations events.
* 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.
All candidates must be able to obtain and hold a Sensitive But Unclassified security certification.
To apply for this position click the “Submit Application” button. For more information on how to apply visit the Mission internet site.
In order to qualify based on education, you MUST submit the requested diploma and/or transcripts as verification of educational requirement by the closing date of this announcement. If you fail to provide requested information, or the information you submit is insufficient to verify your eligibility, you will not be considered for this position.
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 Brussels.