Nigeria

Vacancy Details

Grade: 6

No questions specified.

Grade: All Grades

1 Are you able to legally work in this country? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    1.1 If yes, tell us more about yourself and if applicable, select the type of permit you currently possess (upload the appropriate paperwork in the Documents section)
    • I am a citizen of this country.
    • I have a work permit.
    • I have a study permit.
    • I have a U.S. diplomatic visa.
    • I am the holder of a non-diplomatic visa
    • I am the holder of a work and/or residency permit of the host country.
    • None of the above.
  • No
2 Do you have the required education as stated in the Vacancy Announcement? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 What is the highest level of education you have completed? Answer to this question is required
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • College (2 years)
  • University Degree
  • Masters or Equivalent
  • Doctorate
4 Do you have the required experience as stated in the Vacancy Announcement? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Select your years of experience for this position. (See Vacancy Announcement.) Answer to this question is required
  • None
  • Less than 1 year
  • 1 to 2 years
  • 2 to 3 years
  • 3 to 4 years
  • 4 to 5 years
  • 5 to 6 years
  • 6 to 7 years
  • 7 to 8 years
  • 8 to 9 years
  • 9 to 10 years
  • More than 10 years
6 Do you have the required language level (s) for  the listed language (s) in this vacancy announcement? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
7 Where did you first see/hear about this position? Answer to this question is required
  • U.S. Mission Website
  • Social Media (i.e. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, WhatsApp)
  • Professional Networking Site (i.e. LinkedIn, Netparty, Jobcase)
  • Online Job Board (i.e. Indeed, Monster, Glassdoor)
  • Traditional Media (i.e. Newspaper Ad, Magazine, Pamphlet, Radio)
  • University/College Website
  • Job Fair
  • Word of Mouth (Friend, Colleague)
  • Recruitment/HR Team
8 This is an internal vacancy announcement. From the options below, select your status (eligibility to apply for this position). View this site for definitions - https://careers.state.gov/downloads/files/definitions-for-va Answer to this question is required
  • I’m a U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Member (USEFM)
  • I’m an Eligible Family Member (EFM) at post or on travel orders to post
  • I’m a Declared Members of Household (MOH)
  • I’m a current employee of this mission/consulate
  • None of the Above
9 Select the individuals with whom you have met to discuss programs or initiatives. Answer to this question is required
  • Senior-level officials/executives
  • First-line managers/supervisors
  • Coworkers/peers
  • Human Resources colleagues
  • Contractors
  • External consultants
  • None of the above
10 Have you performed political research by gathering first-hand information from personal contacts? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
11 Select the political research activities you have independently performed. Answer to this question is required
  • Identified political/economic trends
  • Conducted fact-finding checks
  • Monitored open source media for relevant content
  • Identified individuals for potential source information
  • None of the above
12 Which statement best describes your highest level of experience reporting political analysis on foreign issues/events? Answer to this question is required
  • I completed education or training on political analysis and reporting but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I drafted reports on political analyses for senior staff to review and finalize.
  • I independently wrote and finalized reports on political analyses.
  • None of the above.
13 Which statement best describes your highest level of experience analyzing political issues/events? Answer to this question is required
  • I do not have training or experience analyzing political issues/events.
  • I completed training on analyzing political issues/events but have not yet applied it on the job.
  • I assisted senior staff to gather and analyze political information.
  • I independently gathered and analyzed political information to inform leadership.
  • I provided guidance to others on gathering and analyzing political information.
14 Which statement best describes your highest level of experience analyzing foreign political developments? Answer to this question is required
  • I do not have training or experience analyzing foreign political developments.
  • I completed training on analyzing foreign political developments but have not applied it on the job.
  • I monitored foreign political developments to inform U.S. officials.
  • I forecasted outcomes and implications of foreign political developments to inform U.S. officials.
  • I trained others on how to forecast outcomes and implications of foreign political developments.
15 Which political issues/events have you monitored for analysis purposes? Answer to this question is required
  • Government elections
  • Legislation changes
  • Economic trends
  • Social trends
  • National security/defense issues
  • Political party platforms
  • None of the above
16 Have you developed guidance on how to implement U.S. policy in the context of a foreign country? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
17 Which activities have you performed as part of a research team? Answer to this question is required
  • Determined the research goals
  • Literature review/summary
  • Data entry
  • Data analysis
  • Results presentation
  • Technical report development
  • None of the above
18 Which report sections have you authored in support of a research project? Answer to this question is required
  • Literature review/background
  • Research methodology
  • Analysis
  • Results
  • Discussion/interpretation
  • None of the above
19 Select the response that best describes your highest level of experience using spreadsheet software (e.g., Microsoft Excel). Answer to this question is required
  • I do not have education, training, or experience using Microsoft Excel.
  • I received education or training in Microsoft Excel, but have not yet applied it on the job.
  • I performed basic calculations using spreadsheet functions (i.e., average, sum).
  • I summarized data using formulas, tables, graphs, and charts.
  • I analyzed large amounts of data (i.e., over 1,000 cases) using advanced functions (i.e., Pivot Tables, VLOOKUP).
  • I wrote macros to automate data analysis processes.
20 Have you discovered inaccurate data or facts included in a product or document (e.g., database, written report, analysis results)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No