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Grade: 14

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1 I certify, to the best of my knowledge and belief, all the information submitted by me with my application for employment is true, complete, and made in good faith, and that I have truthfully and accurately represented my work experience, knowledge, skills, abilities and education (degrees, accomplishments, etc.). I understand that the information provided may be investigated and or verified through reference checks. I understand that misrepresenting my experience or education, or providing false or fraudulent information in or with my application may be grounds for not hiring me or for firing me after I begin work. I also understand that false or fraudulent statements may be punishable by fine or imprisonment (18 U.S.C. 1001).
  • I have read and understand this information and attest that, to the best of my knowledge, the information I have provided is true and complete.
  • I have read and understand this information and do not wish to continue the application process.
2 Ability to gather, compile, and analyze financial data using analytical methods and techniques to identify and resolve complex financial issues.** Gathered, compiled, and analyzed financial data using analytical methods and techniques to identify and resolve complex financial and accounting issues, questions and problems.
  • Oversaw, monitored and/or directed the gathering, compiling and analysis of financial information from multiple sources to evaluate financial operations and to solve problems of an accounting nature including using cost methodologies to allocate cost to program functions. Reviewed data for completeness and reasonableness. Provided financial advisory services to all levels of management in an organization or agency. Analyzed the potential effects of financial actions on program viability and attainment of program objectives. Analyzed a variety of governmental fund types and accounting transactions.
  • Oversaw, monitored and/or directed the gathering, compiling, and analysis of a program and related financial information from multiple sources to evaluate financial operations and to solve problems of an accounting nature. Reviewed data for completeness and reasonableness. Provided financial advisory services to all levels of management in an organization or agency. Analyzed the potential effects of financial actions on program viability and attainment of program objectives.
  • Gathered, compiled, and analyzed a program and related financial information from multiple sources to evaluate financial operations and to solve problems of an accounting nature. Reviewed data for completeness and reasonableness. Provided financial advisory services to all levels of management in an organization or agency. Analyzed the potential effects of financial actions on program viability and attainment of program objectives.
  • None of the above.
3 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters.
4 Knowledge of accounting principles, practices, and techniques.** Conducted internal and/or external accounting reviews or reconciliations of estimates, expenditures, and administration costs, and prepared, analyzed and interpreted financial statements and other accounting reports.
  • Monitored and directed the performance of various complex accounting assignments involving the preparation, analysis and interpretation of financial statements, notes to the financial statements and other accounting reports such as inter-governmental transfers, funds control or general ledger accounts. Reports and supporting documentation passed audit examination. Identified favorable and unfavorable trends; and made and implemented recommendations to improve an organization or agency’s financial position.
  • Monitored and/or directed the performance of various accounting assignments involving the preparation, analysis, and interpretation of financial statements, and other accounting reports. Reports and supporting documentation passed audit examination. Identified favorable and unfavorable trends, and made recommendations to improve an organization or agency’s financial position. Recommendations may or may not have been implemented.
  • Performed various accounting assignments involving the preparation, analysis, and interpretation of financial statements, and other accounting reports. Reports and supporting documentation passed audit examination. Identified favorable and unfavorable trends, and made recommendations to improve an organization or agency’s financial position. Recommendations may or may not have been implemented.
  • None of the above.
5 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters.
6 Ability to supervise and lead a diverse workforce.**Supervised and led a diverse staff including: 1) hiring staff, 2) addressing performance and disciplinary issues, 3) communicating performance expectations to staff, 4) providing advice and counsel to staff, 5) conducting periodic performance evaluations, 6) recommending training and professional development, 7) planning and assigning work, and 8) developing methods to improve staff productivity.
  • Performed AT LEAST SEVEN (7) of the supervisory functions listed above.
  • Performed SIX (6) of the supervisory functions listed above.
  • Performed FIVE (5) of the supervisory functions listed above.
  • None of the above.
7 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters.
8 Ability to use automated accounting systems and software applications for accounting/financial analysis work. Worked with automated accounting systems and software applications typically used in the financial field (e.g. automated accounting systems such as Momentum, NetSuite, Crystal Reports, Access, Excel, Word, etc.) to perform financial analysis.
  • Experience using advanced financial computer software applications to analyze raw data from accounting tables or databases. Developed reports to facilitate and enhance analysis of the raw data to identify variances, trends, and cost relationships. Has experience using accounting systems and software applications to extract data and perform financial analysis and reporting. Analyzed computer-generated financial reports to identify variances and compiled financial data for operations using computer systems and software applications.
  • Experience using accounting systems and software applications to extract data and perform financial analysis and reporting. Analyzed computer-generated financial reports to identify variances and compiled financial data for operations using computer systems and software applications.
  • Experience using accounting systems and software applications to extract data and perform financial analysis and reporting. Compiled financial data for day-to-day operations using computer systems and software applications.
  • None of the Above.
9 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters.
10

Knowledge and Application of Federal Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and other accounting industry regulations, laws, policies and procedures. Understands the impact of Federal GAAP, USSGL and other industry regulations laws, policies and procedures have on Federal financial systems in recording financial transactions, identifying problems, and initiating corrective action

  • Experience applying an in-depth knowledge of Federal GAAP and other industry regulations, laws, policies, and procedures. Analyzed and resolved complex issues related to the administrative and financial management of a Federal agency. Compiled complex financial data. Reviewed financial status reports and procedures and made recommendations to all levels of management in areas impacting financial performance for the fiscal year. Experience researching, analyzing and interpreting existing Federal financial regulations, laws, policies and guidelines to provide guidance at an agency-wide level.
  • Experience applying Federal GAAP and other industry regulations, laws, policies and procedures. Analyzed and resolved primarily routine issues related to the administration and financial management of an organization. Compiled complex financial data. Reviewed financial status reports and procedures and made recommendations to management in areas impacting financial performance for the fiscal year. Experience researching and analyzing existing Federal financial policies and guidelines to provide guidance at an agency-wide level.
  • Experience analyzing and resolving primarily routine issues related to the administration and financial management of an organization. Compiled complex financial data. Reviewed financial status reports and procedures and made recommendations to management in areas impacting financial performance for the fiscal year. Experience researching and analyzing existing Federal financial policies and guidelines to provide guidance at a department-wide level.
  • None of the above.
11 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters.
12 Ability to communicate in writing. Produced written products related to the work of the position such as: 1) responses to financial audits, 2) administrative reports, 3) analytical reports, 4) study proposals, 5) project plans, 6) financial statements, 7) financial policies and 8) performance documentation.
  • Wrote ALL of the above documents and reports related to financial management.
  • Wrote SEVEN (7) of the above documents and reports related to financial management.
  • Wrote SIX (6) of the above documents and reports related to financial management.
  • None of the above.
13 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters.
14 How did you hear about this job opening? (You may select multiple responses.) Answer to this question is required
  • Congressional Referral
  • Academic Journal
  • Newspaper
  • LATPRO
  • Diversity Jobs
  • HACE
  • USAJOBS
  • Personal Reference
  • Other
15 If you have heard about this position from another source other than those listed above, please indicate the source. Maximum length of 50 characters.