Accountant (General)

Location
Arlington, Virginia
Posted
Aug 04, 2017
Closes
Aug 18, 2017
Function
Accountant
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Accountant (General) - (MWAA-17-12027) Job Requisition ID: MWAA-17-12027 Job Title: Accountant (General) Job Type: F/T Temporary Location: Crystal City, VA Post Date: 08/03/2017 Job Description:

The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority

Commitment…..Service….Diversity

The dynamic Aviation industry is seeking a seasoned professional!

Join our Team!

Position Title

Accountant (General)

Announcement No.

MWAA-17-12027

Salary Range

N19, $76,124 ($36.59)

Position Type

FT, Temporary (Not to Exceed Two Years)

Location

Corporate Office Building (Crystal City); Office of Finance, MA-22E

Opening Date

08/03/2017

Closing Date

08/17/2017

WHY CHOOSE THE AIRPORTS AUTHORITY?

 

 

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JOB SUMMARY:

 

 

To review the description of duties, please

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Please note:  You should review this job description, in particular the knowledge, skills, abilities, and other (KSAOs) requirements listed. Please reply to KSAOs one (1) through (3) only.  The rest of the KSAOs will be assessed during the application process.

 

 

 

 

In the application process, you will be asked to relate your experience, training and education to the KSAOs in a narrative format. We would suggest that you prepare your responses off line and paste them into the assessment questionnaire. If the required information is provided in your resume, please direct the reviewer to the specific section of the document where this information can be found.

 

 

 

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS (MQS):

To be rated qualified for this job, an applicant must meet all of the MQs listed below at the time of vacancy announcement closure.

 

 

1.      A bachelor’s degree in any field providing a strong foundation for successful performance of the DUTIES in this job description provided the degree includes a minimum of 24 semester hours in accounting or closely related courses (such as Principles of Accounting, Intermediate Accounting, Cost Accounting, Finance, Audit, Accounting Information Systems, Government Accounting or Fund Accounting) or an equivalent combination of education, experience, and training that totals four years which includes the same 24 semester hours specified above.

 

 

 

 

2.      Four years of progressively responsible experience in accounting or auditing (with emphasis in accounting) that includes substantive experience in:  (a) preparing and analyzing journal entries and financial statements, (b) computing assets cost and depreciation, (c) reconciling bank and liability statements, (d) reconciliation of receipts and accounts, and (e) reviewing and approving invoices for payment.

 

Education and training beyond what is needed to satisfy MQ 1 above may be substituted for up to two years of these four years of experience.  For example, a master’s degree in any field providing a strong foundation for successful performance of the DUTIES in this job description may be substituted for two years of experience.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

The qualifications listed below (if any) are preferred and may be considered in the selection process, but are not required to be rated qualified for this job.

1.         Licensure as a Certified Public Accountant or Certified Management Accountant.

HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:

Once the application process is completed, a review of your resume and supporting documentation will be done to determine if you meet the minimum qualification requirements. There is an Assessment questionnaire(s) that you must complete. Your resume and supporting documentation will then be compared to your responses to the assessment questionnaire(s).  If a determination is made that your application does not support your responses, which you provided in the assessment questionnaire, your application will not receive further consideration for this announcement.

OTHER INFORMATION:

 

A background security investigation will be required for all new hires.

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