This position is located in Economic Research Service (ERS) in the Office of the Director of the Resource and Rural Economics Division (RRED), in Washington, DC. The Economic Research Service (ERS) conducts broad programs of economic and other social science research and analysis relating to agriculture, food, natural resources and rural America for use by public and private decision makers. ERS' clients are the executive and legislative branches; environmental, consumer and public interest groups, including farm and industry groups; and the general public. The purpose of this position is to serve as the Assistant Outreach Editor in the Office of the Director of the Resource and Rural Economics Division (RRED). The incumbent must be a forward-looking person who is primarily responsible for managing the Division’s outreach publications. The vacancy announcement is posted on USAJOBS.COM and can be accessed at the following link:
https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/487497200. Note the short application period (reflects a relatively new government policy): Applications will be received via USAJOBS until midnight (EST) January 18, 2018. For additional information about the position, please feel free to contact: Cindy Nickerson, Ph.D. Deputy Director for Communications, Resource and Rural Economics Division, Economic Research Service, USDA.