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The Office of General Counsel (OGC) of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) provides legal advice and policy counsel to the Director of the CIA (DCIA) and other CIA officers on a variety of legal issues, to include intelligence and national security law; procurement and acquisition law; employment and personnel law; government ethics; fiscal law; general administrative law; privacy and civil liberties, and legislative affairs.
- Conducting legal research and analysis on sensitive matters.
- Providing training on a variety of laws and policies affecting CIA personnel, including but not limited to collection of intelligence, employment and anti-discrimination laws, and government ethics.
- Providing legal advice and policy counsel to CIA leadership on complex areas of law affecting the CIA’s duties and responsibilities under authorities including the National Security Act, the CIA Act, and Executive Orders.
- Maintaining productive working relationships with other Intelligence Community elements, federal agencies, congressional committees, and use these relationships to further the mission of the CIA.
- Ability to effectively manage multiple work assignments and competing priorities concurrently.
- Demonstrated expertise on complex legal matters.
- The ability to work both independently and as a team member in a demanding environment.
- Legal analysis, reasoning and writing, including the ability to quickly integrate and synthesize facts and law to make legally sound decisions in compressed timeframes.
- Willingness to consider diverse perspectives and ability to navigate changing circumstances.
- The ability to exercise sound judgment in challenging situations.
- Ability to develop and maintain close and collaborative working relationships inside and outside the CIA.
Qualification & Experience:
- Minimum of three (3) years of relevant experience within the US Government, in private practice, or as in-house counsel
- Active bar membership from any of the 50 states, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, or the US Virgin Islands and current certificate(s) of good standing
- Ability to meet the minimum requirements for joining CIA, including U.S. citizenship and a background investigation
- Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an ABA-accredited law school
- Strong client-counseling skills
Company: Central Intelligence Agency
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Tampa, FL, US
Application Deadline: N/A