OPEN DATE: February 1, 2020
CLOSE DATE: Open until filled
SALARY RANGE: Excepted Service, Grade 6 - $94,525
As Associate Director in the Office of Policy and Legislative Affairs (OPLA), incumbent serves as principal liaison for the Executive Office of the Mayor (EOM) and Executive agencies to the Council and between EOM and Executive agencies on legislative and policy matters. In particular, the incumbent will work with and on behalf of an assigned cluster of agencies within designated issue areas to help navigate the legislative process at the Council of the District of Columbia. In addition, the incumbent will work closely with assigned agencies to formulate Executive policy positions, legislative proposals, and respond to inquiries and requests from the EOM, Council of the District of Columbia, City Administrator, Federal and District Government agencies, special groups, etc.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
OTHER SIGNIFICANT FACTS
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.