Treasury Internship Program (Accountant)

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Oct 19, 2018
Closes
Oct 27, 2018
Hours
Full Time
TRAVEL REQUIRED:

Not required


RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
Relocation expenses reimbursed No


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  • Eligibility Requirements

    1) You MUST meet the definition of a STUDENT for the duration of your appointment as follows:
    An individual accepted for enrollment or enrolled and seeking a degree (high school, college (4-year colleges/universities, community colleges, and junior colleges); professional, technical, vocational, and trade school; advanced degree programs; or other qualifying educational institution pursuing a qualifying degree or certificate) in a qualifying and accredited educational institution, on a full or half-time basis (as defined by the institution in which the student is enrolled), including awardees of the Harry S. Truman Foundation Scholarship Program under Public Law 93–842. Students need not be in actual physical attendance, so long as all other requirements are met. An individual who needs to complete less than the equivalent of half an academic/vocational or technical course-load immediately prior to graduating is still considered a student for purposes of this Program. For more information on the education requirements go to Treasury’s Pathways Program.

    2) GPA: Every semester, candidates must maintain good academic standing with an overall GPA of 2.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.

    An academic year of undergraduate education is defined as 30 semester hours, 45 quarter hours, or the equivalent in an accredited college or university.

    One year of full-time graduate education is considered to be the number of credit hours that the school attended has determined to represent 1 year of full-time study or 18 semester hours. Part-time graduate education is creditable in accordance with its relationship to a year of full-time study at the school attended.

    You must meet the following requirements by the closing date of this announcement.

    To qualify for the GS-09 level, you must meet the following requirements:

    A. Education- In the Internship Program you may qualify based solely on education as follows:

    Completion of 2 full academic years of graduate level education leading to a master’s degree or Master’s or equivalent graduate degree.

    OR

    B. Experience: You may qualify with one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-07 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position includes:

    Producing accounting reconcilements, loan level accounting entries, reports, and/or audits which are relied on in part or in whole to produce daily, monthly, or other periodic financial statements; AND

    Experience researching accounting, collection, disbursement, and other financial and fiscal issues that require in-depth analysis, interpreting regulations from several sources and preparing written responses or recommendations.

    OR

    C. You may qualify with a combination of qualifying education and experience. Options for qualifying based on a combination will be identified in the online questions.


    To qualify for the GS-07 level, you must meet the following requirements:

    A. Education- In the Internship Program you may qualify based solely on education as follows:

    Completion of 1 full academic year of graduate level education or eligibility under the OPM Superior Academic Achievement Provision after completing a bachelor’s degree.

    OR

    B. Experience: You may qualify with one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-05 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position includes:

    Processing and validating accounting transactions, including disbursements, reconciliations and repayments; AND

    Collecting, analyzing, and summarizing accounting data in support of accounting conclusions.

    OR

    C. You may qualify with a combination of qualifying education and experience. Options for qualifying based on a combination will be identified in the online questions.


    If qualifying with experience, the experience may have been gained in either the public or private sector. One year of experience refers to full-time work; part-time work is considered on a prorated basis. To ensure full credit for your work experience, please indicate dates of employment by month/day/year, and indicate number of hours worked per week on your résumé.


    The education generally must be from an accredited (or pre-accredited) college or university recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

    • Relocation expenses will not be paid.
    • We may select from this announcement or any other source to fill one or more vacancies.
    • This is a non-bargaining unit position.
    • We offer opportunities for telework.
    • We offer opportunities for flexible work schedules.
     

    CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
    • All selectees must sign a Pathways Participant Agreement.
    • Provide proof of education (transcripts) prior to the job offer; An official transcript will be required if you are selected.
    • Must successfully complete a background investigation.
    • Complete a Declaration for Federal Employment to determine your suitability for Federal employment, at the time requested by the agency
    • If you are a male applicant born after December 31, 1959, certify that you have registered with the the Selective Service System or are exempt from having to do so.
    • Have your salary sent to a financial institution of your choice by Direct Deposit/Electronic Funds Transfer.
    • Go through a Personal Identity Verification (PIV) process that requires two forms of identification from the Form I-9.  Federal law requires verification of the identity and employment eligibility of all new hires in the U.S.

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    You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

    Your application includes your résumé, responses to the online questions, and required supporting documents. Please be sure that your résumé includes detailed information to support your qualifications for this position; failure to provide sufficient evidence in your resume may result in a “not qualified” determination.

    Rating: Your application will be evaluated in the following areas: Technical and Administrative Management. Category-like rating will be used to rank and select eligible candidates. If qualified, you will be assigned to one of three quality level categories, A, B, or C, depending on your responses to the online questions, regarding your experience, education, and training related to this position. Your rating may be lowered if your responses to the online questions are not supported by the education and/or experience described in your application.

    Veterans' preference is applied after applicants are assessed. Preference-eligibles will be listed at the top of their assigned category and considered before non-preference-eligibles in that category. Qualified preference-eligibles with a compensable service-connected disability of 10% or more will be listed at the top of the highest category.

    Referral: If you are among the top qualified candidates, your application may be referred to a selecting official for consideration.


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