Administrative Specialist

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

About the organization

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is the single largest payer for healthcare in the United States. CMS works in partnership with the entire health care community to improve quality and efficiency and provide leadership in an evolving health care system. A career with CMS offers the opportunity to get involved on important national health care issues and be part of a dynamic, fast-paced, and highly visible organization.


Support Local Engagement and Administration Group by serving as a point of contact for administrative operations.

Research and answer questions on matters pertaining to areas of responsibility.

Serve as a regional Time and Attendance Coordinator within the current system of record.


You must demonstrate in your resume at least one year (52 weeks) of qualifying specialized experience equivalent to the GS-05 grade level in the Federal government, obtained in either the private or public sector, to include: (1) Providing administrative functions (e.g., time and attendance, training, travel and supplies procurement), (2) communicating verbally and in writing with others, OR 3) coordinating, partnering, or working with others. -OR-Substitution of Education for Experience: You may substitute education for specialized experience at the GS-07 level by possessing one (1) full year of graduate level education. One full year is considered to be the number of credit hours that the school attended has determined to represent 1 year of full-time study. If that number cannot be obtained from the school, 18 semester hours should be considered an academic year of graduate study. Part-time graduate education is creditable in accordance with its relationship to a year of full-time study at the school attended. (NOTE: You must submit a copy of your transcripts with your application for verification.) -OR-Substitution of Education for Experience: You may substitute education for specialized experience at the GS-07 level by possessing a bachelor's degree and Superior Academic Achievement (SAA). SAA is defined as meeting one of the following: (1) a grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher based on a 4.0 scale as computed based on 4 years of education, or as computed based o


$46,619 to $83,897 per year

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Please be sure to submit your application package on no later than 11:59 pm on 07/08/2020!

*Vacancies in San Francisco, CA, Denver, CO, and Dallas, TX.*

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