Program Analyst

Food and Drug Administartion

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Become a part of the Department that touches the lives of every American! At the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) you can give back to your community, state, and country by making a difference in the lives of Americans everywhere. It is the principal agency for protecting the health of all citizens. Join HHS and help to make our world healthier, safer, and better for all Americans.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM), Office of Management (OM), Human Capital Management Staff (HCMS) is seeking qualified applicants to fill the position of Program Analyst. HCMS conducts workforce planning and strategic human capital planning efforts to include assessing future skills needed to ensure the attainment of changing operational goals and objectives. HCMS is also responsible for managing the Center’s talent acquisition process to include advancing outreach efforts for HHS/FDA/CVM’s recruitment of highly skilled individuals.


As a Program Analyst in the Human Capital Management Staff you will conduct research on laws, regulations, guidelines and procedures to support human resource/capital programs and provide staff members with requested information. You will assist in the analysis of information and data to provide recommendations that support strategic human capital planning and/or programs. Additionally you will assist human capital staff members with the coordination and execution of human capital plans, programs and initiatives.

The beginning salary for this position is $48,670-$77,396 (GS-7 grade level/GS-9 grade level). The vacancy announcement will be open from 2/11/2020 - 3/12/2020.

Please submit your letter of interest, resume, official VISTA documentation and transcripts to: [email protected] with the subject line of “AmeriCorps Alums, HCMS – Program Analyst”. Questions may also be directed to the CVM Opportunities mailbox. Please be sure to set your spam setting accordingly.

**Applications will be reviewed and interviews will be scheduled on a first come, first serve basis.**
FDA is an equal opportunity employer and is a smoke-free environment.


To qualify for this position applicants must demonstrate the ability to the ability to analyze information and data to identify significant factors, gather pertinent data, and recognize solutions; assist in the coordination of plans, programs and initiatives; and use computer applications such as Microsoft Office Suite to create reports, graphs, pivot tables and/or databases OR have at least one full year of graduate level education in a field that is directly related to the work of the position OR have a bachelor's degree in a related field AND meet the Superior Academic Achievement Provisions set by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM). This position is located in Rockville, Maryland and is available immediately.

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Please submit your letter of interest, resume, and transcripts to [email protected] with the subject line of "Peace Corp - HCMS Program Analyst Position". Questions may also be directed to the CVM Career Opportunities mailbox.

**Applications will be reviewed and interviews will be scheduled on a first come, first served basis.**

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