Job Opportunity: Administrative Officer
The Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation (Udall Foundation), an independent executive branch agency with approximately 30 full-time employees, is seeking an Administrative Officer (AO). The position is a permanent, full-time Excepted Service appointment.
Reporting to the Executive Director, the AO leads, facilitates, or supports a wide range of regular, recurring, and ad hoc agency operations, activities, initiatives, reporting, and compliance requirements. Areas of responsibility include but are not limited to Equal Employment Opportunity, electronic records management, privacy, strategic planning, employee training and professional development, continuity of operations requirements, communications, and operations. The AO also participates as a member of the agency’s Foundation Leadership Team, which includes the Executive Director; General Counsel; Director and Deputy Director of the John S. McCain III National Center for Environmental Conflict Resolution; Director and Deputy Director of Education Programs; Chief Financial Officer; and Chief Data and Information Officer. The Foundation Leadership Team works cooperatively on agency-wide priorities and management issues.
The position is located at the agency's Tucson, Arizona headquarters. Alternate duty stations are not permitted. Relocation expenses are authorized subject to available funding. Occasional (less than 25%) amount of travel may be required.
Application instructions and full position requirements are available at https://www.usajobs.gov/job/668234400. Applications are due by 8/29/2022.
About the Udall Foundation
The Morris K. Udall Foundation was established by the U.S. Congress in 1992 as an independent executive branch agency to honor Morris K. Udall's lasting impact on this Nation’s environment, public lands, and natural resources, and his support of the rights and self-governance of Native Americans and Alaska Natives. In 2009, Congress enacted legislation to also honor Stewart L. Udall for his half century of distinguished national leadership in environmental and Native American policy. The agency is known today as the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation (Udall Foundation) and is headquartered in Tucson, Arizona.
The Udall Foundation is authorized by Congress to:
- Award Scholarships, Fellowships, and Internships for study in fields related to the environment and to Native Americans and Alaska Natives in fields related to health care and Tribal public policy.
- Connect youth to the Nation’s public lands and natural resources to foster greater understanding, appreciation, stewardship, and enjoyment of those lands and resources through photography, positive outdoor experiences, and environmental education through the Stewart L. Udall Parks in Focus® Program.
- Provide funding to the Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy to conduct policy research and outreach on the environment and related themes.
- Provide funding to the Udall Center’s Native Nations Institute for Leadership, Management, and Policy for research, education, and outreach on Native American and Alaska Native health care issues and Tribal public policy issues.
- Provide funding through the Udall Center to The University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections to serve as the repository for the papers of Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall and other such public papers as may be appropriate and assure such papers’ availability to the public.
- Provide impartial collaboration, consensus-building, training, and conflict resolution services on a wide range of environmental, natural and cultural resources, Tribal, and public lands issues, conflicts, and disputes involving the Federal Government through the John S. McCain III National Center for Environmental Conflict Resolution.
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