POSITION: Special Assistant
OPEN: June 19, 2019
CLOSE: Open until filled
SALARY RANGE/GRADE: Excepted Service ES6, ($64,442 to $104,6145)
The incumbent works under the broad administrative direction of a Director in the Executive Office of the Mayor. The incumbent is delegated broad latitude and authority in planning, designing, and carrying out overall objectives and strategic goals. The Special Assistant will work directly with and at the director of several senior staff in the Administration, including but not limited to: Deputy Chief of Staff to the Mayor, Director, Mayor's Office of Talent and Appointments and the Secretary of State of the District of Columbia.
The ideal candidate has strong administrative skills, excellent writing and speaking skills and experience using social media.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
There is a legal requirement that each new appointee to the Excepted Service either: (1) be domiciled in the District of Columbia at the time of appointment; or (2) establish District domicile within one hundred eighty (180) days of appointment. The law also requires that Excepted Service employees maintain District domicile during the period of the appointment. Failure to maintain District domicile during the period of the appointment will result in forfeiture of employment.