The NHLBI Office of the Director is seeking exceptional candidates for the position of Associate Director for Administrative Management (ADAM). This is a career federal position in the Senior Executive Service, where you will be among a group of highly skilled executives, contributing to one of the most important missions in the federal government: improving the health of the nation and saving lives. The NHLBI employs approximately 1,300 scientists, other professionals, support staff, and contractors and has a FY 2009 budget in excess of $3.1 billion.
The incumbent is the principal advisor to the Director, NHLBI and the Institute's senior staff on all phases of administrative management involved in operating the Institute, and makes or influences critical decisions in the day-to-day operation of a program that has both national and international prominence. The ADAM has been delegated responsibility by the Director and has full authority to execute the business management policies of the Institute and to commit the resources of the Institute to business management activities. The incumbent is responsible for analyzing, evaluating, and implementing rules and regulations governing the activities of the Institute's scientific programs and the research support services provided by its staff offices. In this capacity, the incumbent is responsible for directing and supervising the financial management, workforce planning and human resources management, management analysis, general administrative management, procurement, and the coordination of the Institute's ethics and Equal Employment Opportunity/Diversity programs.
To qualify, applicants must meet the mandatory Executive Core Qualifications and the additional job-specific Professional/Technical Qualifications requirements detailed on USAJOBS. Candidates will be evaluated on the basis of the quality and extent of total accomplishments, experience, and education they possess. Applications will be accepted from U.S. Citizens and Non-Citizens as allowed by appropriations and statute.
Please apply online at USAJOBS - Announcement No. NHLBI-09-08SES.
Your application package must be received by November 23, 2009.