Securities and Exchange Commission, Other Agencies and Independent OrganizationsWashington, DC
The Office of Municipal Securities (OMS) coordinates the SEC's municipal securities activities and administers the Commission's rules pertaining to municipal securities brokers and dealers, municipal advisors, investors in municipal securities and municipal issuers.
The Office advises the Commission on policy matters relating to the municipal bond market, and provides technical assistance in the development and implementation of major SEC initiatives in the municipal securities area.
All qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement.
Qualifying experience may be obtained in the private or public sector.
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.
Qualifying education must have been obtained from an accredited college or university recognized by the U.S.
Department of Education.
BASIC REQUIREMENT: All applicants must possess the following J.D.
degree --AND-- Active membership of the bar in good standing in any state, territory of the United States, the District of Columbia, or the commonwealth of Puerto Rico.
(Note: proof of bar membership will be required before entry on duty.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENT: In addition to meeting the basic requirement, applicants must also meet the minimum qualification requirement.nSK-13: Applicant must have at least two years of post J.D.
work experience as a practicing attorney, that also includes at least one year of specialized experience.
Specialized experience includes the following: Providing interpretative advice and guidance on matters related to Federal securities laws, regulations, and policies including Federal securities laws involving municipal securities.
SK-14: Applicant must have at least three years of post J.D.
work experience as a practicing attorney, that also includes at least two years of specialized experience: Providing interpretative advice and guidance on matters related to Federal securities laws, regulations, and policies, that also may include experience on matters related to the Federal securities laws involving municipal securities; and Conducting briefings for management and/or representing an organization/agency/firms at briefings, meetings or conferences, conveying complex and technical information to address the concerns of the intended audience.
How to Apply
Follow the application procedure at www.usajobs.gov for more info.