To qualify for CU-07 grade level, you must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the CU/GS-06 level in Federal Service where you were required to provide budget assistant duties to a budget officer/analyst or equivalent and prepared purchase orders for the office, including reviewing requests to determine if the information pertaining to items, description, price, quantity, shipping information, etc., was correct and that funds were available for the purchase.
To qualify for CU-08 grade level, you must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the CU/GS-07 level in Federal Service where you were required to provide support to specialists in one or more of the specialty areas: Budget, Procurement, Records Management, Space and Property Management.
To qualify for CU-09 grade level, You must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the CU/GS-08 level in the Federal Service where you were provided technical support in at least two of the following administrative areas: Budget, Procurement, Records Management, Space and Property Management. Example of work required would be researching or investigating problem or errors to ensure compliance and recommend action.
You cannot qualify for this position based on education. You must have the specialized experience as outlined under the "Qualifications" section.
You must meet the qualifications for this position by the closing date of this announcement. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs): Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas:
- Knowledge of automated financial systems.
- Knowledge of budgeting practices and contracting rules.
- Knowledge and understanding of procurement principles, methods and techniques.
- Ability to analyze work problems and suggest alternatives.
- Skill meeting and dealing effectively and courteously with a wide variety of audiences.
- Skill in the use of various software packages for spreadsheet and data management.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Your application package will be reviewed for completeness (resume, completed assessment questionnaire, and supporting documentation). You will not be considered if you fail to submit all the required documents as outlined in this vacancy announcement. If you meet the qualification requirements, your application will be placed in one of three categories: Best Qualified, Better Qualified, or Qualified. Within these categories, applicants eligible for veterans' preference will receive selection priority over non-veterans.
Do not overstate or understate your level of experience and capability. You should be aware that your ratings are subject to evaluation and verification.