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    This National Guard position is for a COST ACCOUNTANT, Position Description Number T5137000 and is part of the OK JFHQ, National Guard.

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    The primary purpose of the series is to advise, supervise, and perform work consisting of a systematic examination and appraisal of financial records, financial and management reports, management controls, performance requirements, policies, and practices affecting or reflecting the financial condition and operating results of various activities. The GS-0510 accountants perform two broad types of work: financial accounting and the performance accounting. The accountant analyzes work related to the development and execution of many military and civilian policies and programs. The positions conduct performance accounting reviews and conduct activities related to the detection of fraud, waste, and abuse. Positions in this series require a high order of analytical abilities; skills in applying problem solving techniques; and, skills in communicating effectively both orally and in writing. Positions involve competencies (skills, knowledge, abilities, and behaviors) in research, analysis, problem-solving, writing, and judgment typically gained through college education and progressively responsible experiences. The positions perform work that follows established methods and procedures; use practical knowledge of the operations, procedures, and policies of specific program areas or functional assignment; and, typically learn to do the work through certification courses and specialized experiences. Accountants perform work that requires a range of competencies in regard to operations and procedures within the prescribed program guidelines, concepts, principles, techniques, and practices. Although the same concepts, principles, and standards are applicable to all types of accounting work included in this series, specific procedures vary depending on the specific activity.

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0510 Accounting

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