Project Finance Specialist
- U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC)
- Washington, D.C.
- Job Type
- Deadline for Applications
- How to Apply
- All applications must be submitted on USAJobs no later than 11:59 pm (EST) on April 24th, 2023.
- Where to Apply
|Located in Office of Structured of Finance & Insurance (OSFI), you’ll support the sourcing of new business development opportunities for debt finance transactions & political risk insurance contracts in developing countries & industries. You’ll discuss with companies on specific investment & political risk insurance opportunities by providing explanations of DFC products, policies, & timelines for underwriting transactions while also reviewing loan, guaranty, & political risk insurance proposals for credit, policy, & development eligibility.
As a Project Finance Specialist (Business Development), you will:
Support business development activities and help implement business development strategy for the OSFI.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE STATEMENT: The ideal candidate will have experience supporting the sourcing of new business development opportunities for debt finance transactions and/or political risk insurance contracts in developing countries and industries. They will have experience discussing with companies on specific investment and/or political risk insurance opportunities by providing explanations of products, policies, and timelines for underwriting transactions, while also reviewing loan, guaranty, and/or political risk insurance proposals for credit, policy, and development eligibility.
Please Note: This is a Bargaining unit position represented by AFGE, local 1534.
Conditions of Employment:
Must be a U.S. Citizen or National
Applicants must meet all eligibility and qualification requirements no later than the closing date of this announcement.
You may qualify at the GS-11 level, if you fulfill one of the following qualification requirements:
One year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-09 grade level in the Federal service that demonstrates your experience in all of the following:
A Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree; or 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree. Graduate level education must demonstrate the competencies necessary to do the work of the position;
A combination of education and experience as listed above.
You may qualify at the GS-12 level, if you fulfill the following qualification requirements:
One year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-11 grade level in the Federal service that demonstrates your experience in all of the following:
Note: Education is not substitutional at this grade level.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
This announcement may be used to fill similar positions, if additional vacancies occur.
Telework Suitability: The duties of this position are suitable for telework. The selectee may be allowed to telework with supervisor approval and if they meet the eligibility criterion in the 2010 Telework Act.
Stipulations of Employment: Selection may require completion of a 1-year probationary period.
Work Schedule: This position allows for a flexible work schedule.
If selection is made below the full performance level, promotion up to the full performance level may be made without further competition. However, promotion(s) will depend on the performance of the incumbent and are not guaranteed.
Recruitment and relocation incentives may be authorized for this position.
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