Job Title:Senior Economist GS-0110-14
Department:Department Of The Treasury
Agency:Internal Revenue Service
Job Announcement Number:12AN1-LBX0022-0110-14
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|$96,690.00 to $148,806.00 / Per Year|
|Monday, April 9, 2012 to Friday, May 4, 2012|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|18 vacancies in the following location(s):|
Phoenix, AZ, USView Map
Glendale, CA, USView Map
Laguna Niguel, CA, USView Map
San Diego, CA, USView Map
San Francisco, CA, USView Map
More Locations (29)
WHO MAY APPLY:
|U.S. CITIZENS, NO PRIOR FEDERAL EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED|
WHY IS THE IRS A GREAT PLACE TO WORK? At the IRS, you will use your skills in accounting, business, finance, law enforcement, information technology, advocacy and more to help make America stronger. The IRS is one of the largest financial institutions in the world and the work we do helps fund America. We are counting on bright, talented and dedicated individuals like you to achieve our goals. You will be both challenged and supported so whether you are just starting out or looking for new opportunities, consider the IRS and start making a difference today.
This announcement has been extended until 5/4/12. The cut-off date of 04/23/12 has been identified for the order of consideration. Applications received after 04/23/12 will be considered only if vacancies still exist.
Please note: The closing date may be extended if it's determined that there's an insufficient applicant pool to fill the vacancy(ies).
The U.S. Department of the Treasury has a distinguished history dating back to the founding of our nation. As the steward of U.S. economic and financial systems, Treasury is a major and influential leader in today's global economy. We have over 100,000 employees across the country and around the world. Come Join the Department of the Treasury and Invest in Tomorrow.
WHAT IS THE INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE (IRS)? The IRS is a bureau of the Department of the Treasury and one of the world's most efficient tax administrators. Yearly, the IRS collects more than $2 trillion in revenue and processes over 200 million tax returns. The IRS Mission is to provide the United States taxpayers top quality service by helping them understand and meet their tax responsibilities and by applying the tax law with integrity and fairness to all.
WHAT DOES AN ECONOMIST DO? Economists perform assignments based on research and analyses involved in examinations, including complex issues covering a range of industries and specializations. They conduct microeconomic research and analyses that require the study of economic structure, business practices and functions, financial markets, interest rates, product life cycles, etc. They review and analyze economic, statistical, and tax data to determine the existence of a potential economic issue; recommend assistance or withdrawal; develop an effective work plan, and conduct research in source materials. They explain and defend research findings to the taxpayer, taxpayer's representatives, exam team, Appeals, Counsel, and other IRS personnel. They provide technical guidance and serve as qualified witnesses for the Government in cases reaching litigation.
WHAT IS THE LARGE BUSINESS AND INTERNATIONAL (LB&I) DIVISION OF THE INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE? The Large Business and International (LB&I) business unit provides service and enforcement activities to support tax compliance of businesses and related entities with assets of $10 million or more, as well as small U.S. businesses engaged in international, U.S. citizens abroad, and foreign persons and businesses with a U.S. tax requirement. As our name suggests, international tax administration is an important part of what we do in LB&I. As part of the LB&I team, you may be assigned to work in International, or with one of six industry segments: Communications Technology and Media, Financial Services, Global High Wealth, Heavy Manufacturing and Transportation, Natural Resources and Construction, or
Retailers, Food, Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare. Regardless of where you serve, you will be supported by a variety of specialists (economists, engineers, field specialists and technical advisors) as you tackle the most complex foreign and domestic tax issues.
There are a total of 18 vacancies. There are 6 vacancies to be filled in each of the following Territories.
Territory East: New York, NY; Garden City, NY; Albany, NY; Rochester, NY; Boston, MA; Southborough, MA; Stoneham, MA; Bridgeport, CT; Wethersfield, CT; Mountainside, NJ; Edison, NJ; Philadelphia, PA; King of Prussia, PA Washington, DC; Newark, DE; Richmond, VA
Territory Central: Atlanta, GA; Chicago, IL; Schiller Park, IL; Downers Grove, IL; Farmers Branch, TX; Houston, TX; Denver, CO; Plantation, FL; Farmington Hills, MI; Brooklyn Center, MN
Territory West: San Francisco, CA; San Jose, CA; Seattle, WA; Glendale, CA; Laguna Niguel, CA Phoenix, AZ; Portland, OR; San Diego, CA
The anticipated start date is 7/30/12.
WHERE CAN I FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OTHER IRS CAREERS? If you want to find out more about IRS careers, visit us on the web at www.jobs.irs.gov
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