Closing Date: July 12, 2017
The FCC has recently issued a vacancy announcement for the position of Chief of the Office of Native Affairs and Policy (ONAP). See job announcement here.
About the Position
The incumbent serves as the Chief of Native Affairs and Policy (ONAP). The incumbent oversees and directs legal and outreach work and serves as the senior policy advisor to the Bureau Chief, Deputy Bureau Chiefs and staff on telecommunications issues as they relate to both federally recognized and non-federally recognized Tribal communities. The incumbent assists in setting overall direction, planning, and policy of the Bureau to ensure that it effectively implements the FCC’s telecommunications policy as it relates to Tribal governments and Tribal lands. Incumbent represents the Bureau and the Commission. The incumbent represents the Bureau and the Commission at meetings and outside events, and initiates and coordinates outreach events for the Chairman, Bureau/Office Chiefs and other Commission officials.