Department of the Treasury, Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | Published September 1, 2016 - Deadline December 31, 2016
The incumbents shall serve as Financial Specialists, under personal services contracts, in the Department of the Treasury's Office of Technical Assistance (OTA). Financial Specialists shall perform accounting functions and other financial related analyses to assist the Finance Manager in ensuring accuracy and timeliness of official accounting records and reports for projects and activities in the office. Experience with the NFC (National Finance Center) and knowledge of Federal government accounting is desired.
OTA provides technical assistance in 50 countries in five functional areas; economic crimes, government debt management and issuance, budget and financial accountability, banking and financial services, and revenue policy and revenue administration.
B.A. in accounting or related field is desired. Knowledge of Treasury accounting systems, 10 years of accounting or financial-related experience is preferred. Computer experience, spreadsheet, word processing, EXCEL and ACCESS are mandatory.
U.S. citizenship is required.
SALARY: In accordance with program regulations and based on demonstrated salary history, salaries range from $25.60 to $48.27 per hour. Candidates will need to be eligible to obtain and maintain an appropriate level of security clearance, up to the level of Secret.
HOW TO APPLY: Applicants must submit a cover letter and resume by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to:
Office of Technical AssistanceATTN: Recruitment Coordinator1750 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, 8th FloorWashington, DC 20006
If applying by email, submit documents to email@example.com ONLY. For consideration, emailed applications must not be sent, or contain a Cc, to any OTA, IRS, or other government personnel or email address.
Please reference Solicitation A16150 on your cover letter and resume. When e-mailing, the subject line must contain the following: Solicitation A16150 - Financial Specialist - Applicant's Last Name, First Name. Emails received not containing this subject line will be deemed non-responsive and will not be forwarded to the program office/selection official(s) for consideration.
Please be advised that all contractors, if hired, must obtain a Data Universal Number (D-U-N-S). Only applicants to be interviewed will be contacted. No phone calls please and no hand carries. This announcement is open and continuous until December 31, 2016 although selections may be made in advance of that date.
The U.S. Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer