Senior Systems Accountant

Washington D.C.
May 15, 2017
May 30, 2017
Full Time

About the Agency

As the Senior Systems Accountant within OFM, the incumbent is responsible for agency-level accounting data integrity, financial reporting and financial management systems. Conducts comprehensive analyses of financial management data, ensures timely and accurate financial reporting, develops accounting and financial reporting policy, and initiates changes in financial systems necessary to improve effectiveness and/or meet reporting requirements. Serves as the Agency's financial audit manager and primary liaison with financial auditors.
Identifies, interprets and implements required Federal accounting regulations and financial reporting standards. Identifies the impact of financial reporting standard changes on Agency financial management systems and the Standard General Ledger.
Provides expert technical advice related to complex bodies of financial management legislation and regulations (e.g. Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board (FASAB), U.S. Treasury Financial Management, Government Accountability Office (GAO), and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).
Develops, reviews, and submits all Agency financial reporting data in a timely and accurate manner, utilizing Federal financial reporting tools, (e.g., Government-wide Treasury Account Symbol Adjusted Trial Balance System (GTAS), Intra-Government Payment and Collection (IPAC) system, Central Accounting Reporting System (CARS).
Serves as technical authority for new and advanced financial management systems and interfaces. Serves as an expert authority on the control, analysis and reconciliation of complex, integrated accounts with multiple accounting classes and/or appropriation codes (e.g., Multi-year, Annual, No-year), reimbursable activity and/or special funds. Studies and validates financial management system accounts, user access, data structure, reports and procedural instructions in the context of Federal regulatory, internal control and administrative requirements.

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A background security investigation will be required for all new hires. Appointment will be subject to the applicant's successful completion of a background security investigation, drug testing, and favorable adjudication. Failure to successfully meet these requirements will be grounds for termination. Appointment may be subject to random drug testing after selection.

U.S. Citizenship: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or nationals. Failure to certify US Citizenship may result in your application not being considered.

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