Open and Close Dates: 01/19/2022 to 02/16/2022
Salary: $74,950 – $97,430 per year
The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Government and Finance Division seeks an Analyst in Public Finance to join its Government Finance and Taxation Section. The analyst will serve the United States Congress by providing in-depth research and analysis on public policy issues related to microeconomics with an emphasis on federal tax administration and enforcement, individual income tax, or tax expenditures, and may support research throughout CRS.
The ideal candidate will have formal training and experience in microeconomics with an emphasis on federal tax administration and enforcement, individual income tax, or tax expenditures; knowledge and experience with public policymaking; and/or formal training in public finance, tax policy, and economics.
Strong public policy research, writing, and presentation skills are essential, as is the ability to work as part of a collaborative team. Candidates with experience explaining complex and technical public policies, programs, and economic principles in terms that resonate with audiences of differing levels of expertise are encouraged to apply.
CRS works exclusively for the U.S. Congress, providing policy and legal analysis to committees and Members of both the House and Senate, regardless of party affiliation. As a legislative branch agency within the Library of Congress, CRS has been a valued and respected resource on Capitol Hill for more than a century.
CRS is well known for analysis that is authoritative, confidential, objective, and nonpartisan. Its highest priority is to ensure that Congress has immediate access to the nation’s best thinking on public policy issues of interest to its Members and Committees.
CRS is fully committed to workforce diversity. Interested applicants must apply online at USAJOBS: https://www.usajobs.gov/job/631794300.