International Relations Specialist

Want to combine your love of international affairs and science or space policy?

Apply to join NOAA’s Satellite & Information Service (NESDIS) International & Interagency Affairs Division where we develop strategic and sustained partnerships that enable NESDIS to meet our Earth observation mission goals; advocate for full and open data sharing policies globally, support the coordination of global Earth observations; and advance U.S. policy abroad.


As an International Relations Specialist, you will perform the following duties:
– Serve as a focal point for assigned countries, regions and/or organizations in coordination with the Division Director, Deputy Director and any team leads as appropriate, including negotiating and monitoring international and/or interagency agreements.
– Analyze and provide advice on implications for NESDIS partnerships, programs and goals of changes in partners’ Earth observation policies and resources.
– Support NESDIS participation in NOAA and U.S. government international and/or intergovernmental science and technology efforts. Coordinate and consult with officials of other agencies and across NOAA to refine objectives, develop strategies, and coordinate negotiating tactics.
– Coordinate across NOAA and with other agencies, to prepare briefing materials and presentations for senior leadership, advise on protocol, and ensure timely preparation of reports.


Please apply online through the USA Jobs Link provided.