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    Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.

    About the Position:
    These positions are bring filled under the Expedited Hiring Authority (EHA) for Defense Acquisition Workforce Positions in accordance with 10 USC § 1705 (g).

    The Deputy Chief of Staff for Resource Management, (DCSRM/G8) serves as the Commanding General's (CG) principal staff officer for financial accounting, budgeting, cost analysis, and civilian and military force management matters. The G8 assist the CG by determining and obtaining financial, civilian, and military resources required to accomplish the command mission. The G8 also develops and maintains effective financial, manpower, and management control systems and procedures for safeguarding and achieving optimum use of resources. The G8 takes responsibility for program budget system, finance, accounting, and related fiscal controls, while implementing and administering the command cost and economic analysis program and selected acquisition information management system.

    You will serve as an Accountant at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD. In this developmental position you will have many opportunities to learn and gain experience through formal and on-the-job training which will acquaint you with the policies, methods and techniques particular to a position characterized by knowledge and skill requirement of an Accountant. Assignments are progressively difficult and are designed to prepare the incumbent for more difficult and responsible work at the intermediate and ultimately the journeyman level

    Applicants will be selected at GS-07. The target grade of this position is GS-11

    Who May Apply: US Citizens

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    As a developmental ACCOUNTANT, you will assist in performing duties such as:

    • Serving as an Accountant and maintaining fund control status for the installation financial management system.
    • Certifying funds availability for current and prior year funds.
    • Planning, coordinating, and directing month-end and year-end closeouts.
    • Assisting in resolving problems between the automated non-financial system interfaces and the Department of Defense accounting system.
    • Coordinating with specialists in other units of the Comptroller or serviced activities to develop corrective approaches to problem situations.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    United States Citizens

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

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    0510 Accounting

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