Office of Chief Counsel Economist rotational opportunity available

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Position Title:   Economist

Grade:  GS-9/11/12/13

Duration:  120 Days

Closing Date for Applications:  March 1, 2013

Office Location:  Crystal City (1800 S. Bell St.)

Questions:  Darlene Bouma or James Ruger

Telephone:  202-212-2243 or 202-212-2253

Under varying levels of supervision, analyze regulatory actions in accordance with the principles and requirements outlined in Executive Order 12866 and 13563, Regulatory Flexibility Act, and OMB Circular A-4.   

Description of Responsibilities:

  • Identifying data necessary to perform analysis
  • Calculating qualitative and quantitative costs and benefits of agency regulations (discounted over time)
  • Estimating population impacts (e.g. small entities)
  • Composing written documentation of analysis results
  • Explaining findings to various leadership levels


  • Strong research and analytical skills
  • Comfortable with Excel and Word
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Attention to detail
  • Manage multiple projects with competing priorities

Application Process:  To apply for this position please visit the CDO Detail & Rotation Opportunities page. Click on Apply for a Rotation Position located to the right in the Job Applicants box.  On the FEMA Internal Rotation Program Application Form, click OCC – Economist GS-9 to GS-13 - 108.

Last Updated: 
07/24/2014 - 16:00
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