and Graduate Education: Major study -- finance, business
administration, economics, accounting, international/government affairs,
mathematics, law, statistics, or other fields related to the
that demonstrated competence in agricultural, commercial, realty, or
other types of loans. Experience may have been gained in such work as
and passing upon applications for agricultural, commercial, bank or
loans; servicing a loan portfolio of a bank or other loan association;
performing financial analysis of commercial concerns for investment
appraising real estate to determine property valuation; or similar
qualify for the GS-13 position, applicants must possess at least one
year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade/level
of GS-12. Specialized experience includes originating and
structuring working capital loans; preparing credit analyses and approval
memoranda for working capital transactions; monitoring credit compliance with
the terms and conditions of working capital financings; and assisting in the
negotiations of restructured terms with borrowers and/or creditors in financial
GS-14: To qualify for the
GS-14 position, applicants must possess at least one year of
specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade/level of
GS-13. Specialized experience includes formulation and
implementation of policies and
procedures to manage a portfolio of working capital transactions and experience gained through originating and
structuring working capital; preparing and/or reviewing credit approval
memoranda for working capital financings; monitoring credit compliance with the
terms and conditions of working capital financings negotiating restructured
terms with borrowers and/or creditors in financial distress; providing guidance
to junior loan officers; and preparing periodic portfolio reviews for
Education cannot be substituted for experience at these grade levels.
All requirements must be met by the closing date of the announcement.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Using the Category Rating system, applicants will be evaluated on their resume as it relates to the position along with the Specialized Experience required. The competencies required should be reflected and demonstrated by the extent and quality of your experience, education and training in your resume. Based on the evaluation of your resume you will be placed into one of the following three categories:
Best Qualified applicants demonstrate an outstanding proficiency in the needed competency on review of the application package by a Subject Matter Expert(s) and/or evaluator(s).
Well Qualified applicants demonstrate an excellent proficiency in the needed competencies based on review of the application by a Subject Matter Expert(s) and/or evaluator(s). (This category must be met to be considered under ICTAP procedures)
Qualified applicants demonstrate and meet the basic qualifications based on review of the application by a Subject Matter Expert(s) and/or evaluator(s).
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