Do I meet the minimum qualifications for Office Management Specialists?
To be considered as a candidate for the Office Management Specialist position, you must meet the minimum education and experience qualification requirements listed below.
Factors Influencing Your Competitiveness
There are a wide variety of factors influencing who is offered a position as an Office Management Specialist. These include how well a candidate performs on the oral assessment, the number of vacancies, the number of eligible hires already in line, and the number of people who accept job offers. Even though there are no guarantees that anyone will be offered a position, there are certain evaluation factors used to distinguish between candidates.
Below is a list of some of the factors used to evaluate candidates. By rating yourself honestly, you can get an idea of how competitive you might be. When you are finished, click the “Submit” button to view an analysis of your competitiveness. The self-evaluation is a guide for your use only. The U.S. Department of State does not use, pass on, or even record and retain the information contained in this questionnaire.
Please rate yourself on the extent to which you possess the experience. Use the following scale:
|Score||Experience Description||Typical Years of Experience|
|5||I am considered an expert in performing this task. Because of my expertise, I am normally the person who is consulted by others to train them in doing this task.||3 years of direct experience|
|4||I have routinely performed this task independently with little or no supervision.||2 years of direct experience|
|3||I have performed this task on the job with occasional assistance.||1 year or less of direct experience|
|2||I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.||No experience|
|1||I have not had education, training, or experience in performing this task.||No experience|
Knowledge and Skills
Please rate yourself on the extent to which you possess the following knowledge and skills. Use the following scale:
|Score||Knowledge and Skills|
|5||I am considered an expert in this knowledge or skill. Because of my expertise I am normally the person who is consulted by others to train them.|
|4||I have knowledge or skill in this area and can use it on the job with little or no supervision.|
|3||I have some knowledge or skill in this area and can use it on the job with occasional assistance.|
|2||I have had education or training in knowledge or skill, but have not performed it on the job.|
|1||I have not had education, training, or experience in this knowledge or skill.|
Amount of Self-Assessed Fit for Office Management Specialist
The table below indicates how well your self-indicated knowledge, skills and abilities, and experience fits with the requirements of the job and many of the factors with which candidates are evaluated.
Self-Evaluation of Competitiveness for Office Management Specialist
|Score (%)||Amount of Fit|
For salary, detailed job description and information on how to apply for this position, please review the vacancy announcement.