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1. From the descriptions below, select the one which best describes your experience and/or education which meets the Minimum Qualification Requirements for Policy Analyst, GS-301-13.A. I have one year of specialized experience, equivalent to the GS-12 grade level in the Federal service, developing policies, procedures and guidance for the regulation of tobacco products and or policy analysis on tobacco and smoking regulations.
For each task in the following group, choose the statement from
the list below that best describes your experience and/or training. Please select only one letter for each item.
2. Develop policies and programs in support of the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act which affect tobacco products, distribution, marketing and sales.
3. Develop and maintain communications, policies, and programs with regard to policy research, development and implementation.
4. Serve as an expert Policy Analyst.
5. Drafts and review documents embodying policy and program proposals and decisions.
6. Analyze and evaluate the implementation of new policies that impact the mission of an organization.
7. Advise on a wide range of policy documents.
8. Research, analyze, and prepare briefing papers for high-level managers on various tobacco control policy issues.
9. Prepare replies to correspondence from the regulated community and other interested persons.
10. Develop written statements on policy analysis.
11. Review, summarize, and draft responses to public comments received on proposed policies.
12. Make presentations at conferences and professional meetings.
13. Provide guidance and/or training to policy specialists and other professionals.