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Website FDAdeviceinfo U.S. FDA, Center for Devices and Radiological Health

The Office of Communication and Education in the FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) is searching for a Deputy Director (Supervisory Public Health Advisor) for the Division of Communication.  The Division of Communication provides strategic direction for and manages the development and release of internal and external communication about medical devices and radiation-emitting products for CDRH.

WHO MAY APPLY: This position is open to: Career transition (CTAP, ICTAP, RPL); Family of overseas employees; Federal employees – Competitive service; Individuals with disabilities; Land & base management; Military spouses; Peace Corps & AmeriCorps Vista; Special authorities; Veterans

HOW TO APPLY: Applicants must apply through the official USAJOBS Supervisory Public Health Advisor job vacancy announcement.

SALARY: $126,233 to $164,102 per year

LOCATION: Silver Spring, Maryland

MAJOR DUTIES: As CDRH’s Division of Communication Deputy Director, the incumbent will:

  • Formulate the Division’s short- and long-term goals and provides leadership in directing Division staff to respond to and meet these goals.
  • Serve as an advisor and technical authority for the Division on policy, program, and implementation planning issues within the public health area.
  • Lead multidisciplinary teams to create, deliver, and market health information about medical devices using customer-centered and science-based information.
  • Establish and maintain liaison with other components of the Center, agency, and national and international stakeholders.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants will be required to meet the specific qualification requirements of the Public Health Program Specialist Series, 0685 occupational series.

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Candidates must have at least one year (52 weeks) of specialized experience at the GS-13 grade level or equivalent band level in the federal service: managing or overseeing public health communication activities or programs for an office or team; developing communication strategies using traditional and digital communication approaches to disseminate public health information to targeted audiences including the general public; leading a team or work of a team that develops and disseminates public health information to a broad audience; and collaborating with external stakeholders to address communication needs.

HHS/FDA is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

To apply for this job please visit www.usajobs.gov.