Social Solutions International, Inc. is a woman and minority-owned company. Social Solutions emphasizes quality research and evaluation, training and technical assistance, and institutional support services. We are a mission-driven organization that believes that superior science can improve the world. Social Solutions is dedicated to the creation of social and health solutions to improve the welfare of underserved populations worldwide.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has contracted through Social Solutions International to recruit and hire qualified individuals for the following position:
Attorney (This is a 1 year term temporary position with no benefits)
United States Agency for International Development; Office of the General Counsel; Litigation & Enforcement Group (GC/LE)
Location: Ronald Reagan Building-1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington DC
Salary Range: $114,590 – $148,967 (GS-14 equivalent)
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
The litigation and Enforcement Group within the Office of the General Counsel supports USAID’s mission by providing timely legal advice and by representing the Agency in litigation and enforcement matters. The attorneys in the Office are in need of support from an experienced, qualified, and licensed attorney for litigation and enforcement matters as well as support with matters relating to the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).
The Assistant General Counsel for Litigation and Enforcement (GC/LE) will be the USAID point of contact for the Contractor, who will be responsible for providing support with prosecuting, defending and advising the Agency regarding all aspects of litigation and enforcement matters, including means and methods of reducing the risk of litigation. The Contractor will work on issues involving bid protests, litigation under Contract Disputes Act, False Claims Act, Federal Tort Claims Act, Freedom of Information Act, and other federal statutes before the Agency, Government Accountability Office (GAO), the Civilian Board of Contract Appeals, federal courts, and other fora and review and advise upon suspensions, debarments, and contractor responsibility issues generally.
Working in collaboration with attorneys and staff in the Office of the General Counsel, the Contractor will perform the following activities:
The Contractor will be responsible for performing the following deliverables:
The Contractor shall have the following specialized experience and educational requirements:
Social Solutions International offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. Please submit your resume online at www.social solutions.biz
Social Solutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.