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    Pathways Recent Graduates Program affords developmental experiences in the Federal Government intended to promote possible careers in the civil service to individuals who have recently graduated from qualifying educational institutions or programs. Successful applicants are placed in a dynamic, developmental program with the potential to lead to a civil service career in the Federal Government.

    Following the completion of program requirements, selectees may be considered for non-competitive conversion to a career-conditional or term appointment. All conversion requirements will be identified in the Participant Agreement. Program requirements include but are not limited to:
    -Successful completion of at least 1-year of continuous service;
    -Demonstration of successful job performance;
    -Completion of at least 40 hours of interactive training; and
    -Meet the qualification standards for the position to which the Recent Graduate may be converted.

    This position is located in the Government National Mortgage Association (Ginnie Mae),Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO). Ginnie Mae is a wholly owned government corporation created to help expand homeownership opportunities for low and moderate-income Americans, by linking global capital markets to the nation’s housing markets. The mission of OCFO is to lead the Department’s Headquarters and Field Office officials toward the understanding and practice of sound financial management in program development and operations, and in the stewardship of public resources. Ginnie Mae supports the expansion of affordable housing in America by providing an efficient government-guaranteed secondary market vehicle linking the capital market with federal housing markets.

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    The following are the duties of this position at the GS-13. If you are selected at a lower grade level, you will have the opportunity to learn to perform all these duties, and will receive training to help you grow in this position.
    - Prepares and reviews the financial statements and accounting reports of the Association. Responds to and resolves audit findings and recommendations pertaining to the general ledger functions brought up by the General Accounting Office (GAO), the Office of Inspector General (OIG), HUD's Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Ginnie Mae internal control reviews.
    - Performs in-depth reviews, analyses, and evaluation of major segments of both manual and automated accounting and budget systems to assure their practicality and efficiency relative to the overall goals and objectives of Ginnie Mae.
    - Responsible for performing and coordinating the day-to-day operations of major segments of Ginnie Mae's accounting system. Identifies changes to financial systems and procedures which need to be documented and/or which impact existing handbooks and guidelines. Develops procedures that document each change.
    - Coordinates and provides staff support for formal presentations, briefings and meetings on accounting and budget matters.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Open to U.S. Citizens or U.S. Nationals who are Recent Graduates and have completed a degree or certificate from a qualifying education institution within the previous 2 yrs. Veterans unable to apply within 2 yrs of receiving their degree, due to military service obligation, have a full 2-year eligibility period upon release or discharge from active duty. The eligibility period for veterans must be within 6 years of degree completion.

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    0510 Accounting

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/504330700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.