DFAS in Rome – Supervisory Accounting Technician

NY1387669
Supervisory Accounting Technician.
Full time, permanent.
DFAS Rome invites interested and qualified candidates to submit applications for our GS-0525-07/08 Supervisory Accounting Technician positions.

Duties: Researches current accounts, historical data, source documents, etc., to develop and explain detailed information not otherwise readily available.
Researches accounting data and performs balancing and reconciling of accounts.
Processes all types of accounting transactions and requests for establishment of additional accounting records.
Verifies the accuracy, completeness, and validity of a wide variety of accounting functions/transactions including: obligations; accrued expenditures; disbursements; appropriation refunds; reimbursable orders; earnings and collections.
Assists in implementing and maintaining Internal Control Program requirements to protect against waste, fraud, and abuse.

Requirements: Applicants MUST have related financial experience AND/OR a related financial degree (examples include: Finance, Accounting, Management, Actuarial Science, or related), in addition to meeting Office of Personnel Management (OPM) minimum qualification requirements. Substitution of combination of education and experience must still, in conjunction, minimally satisfy the DHA qualification requirement.

Substitution of Education for Experience for GS-07: 1 year of graduate level education may be substituted to meet the specialized experience required when it is directly related to the work of the position being filled. (One full year of graduate education is the number of hours the school determines to equal one year. If this information is unavailable, 18 semester hours will be used as the standard.) Equivalent combinations of successfully completed graduate level education and experience may be used to meet total experience requirements. If you are using education to substitute for the specialized experience, you must submit transcripts at the time you apply.

Substitution of Education for Experience for GS-08: Eighteen months of graduate level education may be substituted to meet the specialized experience required when it is directly related to the work of the position being filled. Equivalent combinations of successfully completed graduate level education and experience may be used to meet total experience requirements. If you are using education to substitute for the specialized experience, you must submit transcripts at the time you apply.

One year of specialized experience equivalent in level of difficulty and responsibility to that of the next lower grade (GS-06 for GS-07 level; GS-07 for GS-08 level) within the federal service, which demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position, is required.

GS-07: Specialized Experience at the GS-06 level is defined as maintaining accounting or financial ledgers; posting financial transactions; preparing accounting reports; reconciling accounts and working with a variety of accounting and financial automated systems.

GS-08: Specialized Experience at the GS-07 level is defined as processing and auditing complex contracts and vendor pay entitlement transactions; reconciling pay system and financial system data; working with a variety of electronic systems to review and resolve pay transaction issues.

PLEASE NOTE: The opening date for this announcement is 08/17/2021 and it will close on 08/23/2021.
For more information or to apply, please visit:
https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/611084900