Program Analyst

Department of Justice, Criminal Division

About the organization

Consider joining the Department of Justice, Criminal Division. One of seven litigating divisions in the Department, the Criminal Division investigates and prosecutes complex criminal matters and assists the United States Attorney's Offices in investigations, trials, and appeals.

The Office of Overseas Prosecutorial Development, Assistance and Training (OPDAT), located
in the Criminal Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, was established to assist in the
development of foreign justice sector institutions and to enhance the administration of
justice abroad.


As a Program Analyst you will:

• Review the various operations of assigned projects and programs.

• Assist in providing financial oversight by developing and tracking program budgets, reviewing invoices and analyzing financial reports.

• Conduct research, analyze and prepare elements of background information on legal, social, political and economic circumstances of countries where future program projects are planned.

• Monitor and evaluate contract performance, ensuring programmatic needs are met.

• Conduct various ad-hoc analyses and prepare small-scale reports, or portions of larger ones, and compile information for management.

• Prepare briefings for management on major issues or project status.


For the GS-07:
Applicants must have 1 year of specialized experience at, or equivalent to, the GS-05 grade
level to include: conducting research to prepare reports and briefings and organizing and
analyzing data and information.

For the GS-09:
Applicants must have 1 year of specialized experience at, or equivalent to, the GS-07 federal grade level. This experience must include duties such as monitoring performance of service contracts, reviewing and analyzing budget data to include reviewing invoices, preparing reports of background information for programmatic issues, and conducting financial analysis of program data.

A combination of education and experience can be used to qualify for this position.


GS grade level will be determined by education and experience.

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Applicants should email the below applicant materials to [email protected] with the
subject Program Analyst (Peace Corps):
• Cover Letter
• Resume
• Transcripts
• NCE Letter

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