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Job Title:Senior Complex Financial Institution Specialist, CG-1160-14/15

Agency:Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Job Announcement Number:2014-HQD-B1337

This position is closed and no longer accepting online applications through USAJOBS.

The contents of the announcement can still be viewed.

SALARY RANGE:

$125,150.00 to $230,700.00 / Per Year

OPEN PERIOD:

Friday, June 13, 2014 to Friday, June 27, 2014

SERIES & GRADE:

CG-1160-14/15

POSITION INFORMATION:

Competitive Service - Permanent, Full-Time

PROMOTION POTENTIAL:

15

DUTY LOCATIONS:

1 vacancy - New York, NY View Map

WHO MAY APPLY:

All United States Citizens.     

(Applicants with status or those eligible under special hiring authorities, should apply under FDIC merit promotion announcement #2014-HQ-B1333. However, if you desire consideration also under this public non-status announcement, you must apply to both. Status applicants are current permanent Federal employees in the competitive service and former Federal employees with reinstatement eligibility.)

SECURITY CLEARANCE:

Public Trust - Background Investigation

SUPERVISORY STATUS:

No

JOB SUMMARY:

About the Agency

This position is located in the Division of Risk Management Supervision, Complex Financial Institutions, CFI Oversight Branch, Institution Monitoring Section IV of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and provides support in the identification of supervisory, insurance, and resolution risks presented by the largest and most complex financial institutions with assets greater than $50 billion and that are involved in capital markets, credit and trading activities.

TRAVEL REQUIRED

  • 25% or Greater
  • This position requires frequent overnight travel.

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED

  • Yes
  • Relocation benefits will be provided.

KEY REQUIREMENTS


DUTIES:

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  • Performs complex financial analyses of the sources of risk in Complex Financial Institutions (CFls) such as  liquidity, market, and credit risks; of the rate and circumstances in which the financial condition of a CFI could deteriorate; and of the accuracy of remediation triggers relative to recovery and resolution plan activation.
  • Engages with senior management of the CFIs and the primary regulators on a regular basis in order to identify and analyze key risks and risk management practices and makes recommendations regarding recovery and resolution planning.
  • Analyzes, summarizes and reports on highly complex issues to senior management within various divisions and offices of the Corporation, as well as other agencies and members of the financial industry  and implements national programs related to CFI analysis involving backup supervisory and resolution planning-related activities.
  • Develops, tests and refines analytical processes and participates as the FDIC’s representative on various internal and external working groups and recommends changes related to existing policy/programs. Plans, conducts and leads collaborative efforts of Section staff, other groups within FDIC, other Federal regulators, and other parties to identify, collect, and manage pertinent information and data from assigned CFIs.


QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

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Grade 14:  Applicants must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the grade 13 level or above, in the Federal service.  SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE is experience equivalent to grade 13 as a Commissioned Examiner or as a technical authority involved in analysis of any of the following areas: cash flow statements, income statements, balance sheet, capital position, and capital markets activities, as well as identifying, measuring, monitoring, and controlling risks such as credit, trading, liquidity, and interest rate risks.
 
Grade 15: Applicants must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the grade 14 level or above, in the Federal service.  SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE is experience equivalent to grade 14 as a Commissioned Examiner or as a technical authority involved in analysis of at least two of the following areas: cash flow statements, income statements, balance sheet, capital position, and capital markets activities (including derivatives or securitizations), as well as identifying, measuring, monitoring, and controlling risks such as credit, trading, liquidity, and interest rate risks.

There is no substitution of education for the experience for this position. 

Applicants eligible for CTAP (Career Transition Assistance Program) or ICTAP (Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program) must achieve a score of 85 or higher in the online assessment to be determined "well qualified" for this position. For more information, click here.


Moderate Risk Position - Minimum Background Investigation (MBI) required.
 
Completion of Confidential Financial Disclosure may be required.

HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:

Your resume will be reviewed, including the online assessment questionnaire, to determine whether you meet the qualification requirements outlined in this announcement.  Therefore, it is imperative that your resume contain sufficiently detailed information upon which to make the qualification determination. Please ensure that your resume contains specific information such as position titles, beginning and ending dates of employment for each position, average number of hours worked per week, and if the position is/was in the Federal government, you should provide the position series and grade level. If you rated yourself higher on the questionnaire than what is supported by your resume, your overall qualifications assessment may be adversely affected.

If you are found qualified, you will be placed in one of three categories: Best Qualified, Highly Qualified, or Qualified.  These category assignments are a measure of the degree in which your background and responses to the assessment questions match the competencies/knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSAs) listed below. Within these categories, candidates eligible for veterans preference will receive selection priority over non-veterans.

  1. Knowledge of financial institution analysis, risk management, audit, examination and supervision methods, techniques, and procedures applicable to large and complex financial institutions.
  2. Knowledge of economics, finance, statistics, economic modeling and quantitative financial analysis to evaluate data for financial performance of financial institutions and the financial system as a whole.
  3. Ability to conduct comprehensive analyses of large and complex financial institutions to identify emerging problems/trends and to develop reports for senior executives that present sound conclusions and recommendations.
  4. Ability to analyze, develop, recommend and implement guidelines, processes, or procedures related to emerging complex financial institution issues; devise new analytical approaches; and provide expert advice in support of comprehensive legislative or policy initiatives that may have industry-wide ramifications.
  5. Ability to communicate in writing to develop presentations, guidelines, or procedures related to emerging complex financial institution issues.
  6. Ability to communicate orally to deliver oral presentations and present complex financial, market risk and capital markets issues to a variety of audiences both within and outside the Corporation.
You do not need to respond separately to these KSAs. Your answers to the online questionnaire and resume will serve as responses to the KSAs.

To preview questions please click here.


BENEFITS:

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OTHER INFORMATION:

To read about your rights and responsibilities as an applicant for Federal employment, click here.

If selected, you may be required to serve a probationary period.

Additional selections may be made from this vacancy announcement to fill identical vacancies that occur subsequent to this announcement.

HOW TO APPLY:

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To begin, click the "Apply Online" button and follow the prompts to register and establish a USAJOBS account, complete the online assessment questionnaire, and submit all required documents. Please be sure to click "FINISH" to complete the application process.

You must apply online.  Applicants requesting an exception from the online process must contact the Human Resources Specialist or contact point listed in this announcement prior to 12:00 noon local time on the closing date.

To return to your saved application, log in to your USAJOBS account and click on "Application Status."  Click on the "Position Title," and then select "Apply Online" to continue.

You have until 11:59 p.m. EST (Eastern Standard Time) on the closing date of this announcement to complete the application process.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:

Please review the following to determine your eligibility and which document(s) is required to complete your application:

VETERANS' PREFERENCE:  If you are claiming veterans' preference, click here. (Note:  Veterans should submit the Member 4 copy of the DD 214, Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty - or other copy showing the type of discharge/character of service [e.g., Honorable, Under Honorable Conditions, etc.] along with any other required documents.)

FDIC CAREER TRANSITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (CTAP) OR INTERAGENCY TRANSITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (ICTAP):  If you are a displaced or surplus FDIC or Federal employee eligible for consideration under the CTAP or ICTAP, you must submit proof of eligibility.  For more information, click here.

AGENCY CONTACT INFO:

Shardonah Walters
Phone: 703-562-2158
Fax: 000-000-0000
TDD: 1-800-925-4618
Email: swalters@fdic.gov
Agency Information:
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
Human Resources Service Center
3501 Fairfax Drive
HRB (PA-1730-5007)
Arlington, VA
22226
US
Fax: 000-000-0000

WHAT TO EXPECT NEXT:

You may check the status of your application on-line 24 hours a day, 7 days a week through USAJOBS  by signing in and selecting "Application Status." Thank you for your interest in working for the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.

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Job Announcement Number:

2014-HQD-B1337

Control Number:

372686300