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    Summary

    DOL seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees’ differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse customers we serve.  DOL fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration, flexibility and fairness so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential.

    This position is located in the Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration, Chicago, IL.

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    Responsibilities

    The incumbent of this position performs but is not limited to the following duties and responsibilities:

    • Provides expert advice in specialized area of accounting, developing policies and financial management program goals; carries out a program to determine accounting system adequacy, to identify accounting and budgetary problems and to develop and maintain progressive fiscal management techniques and practices;
    • Reviews legislation and regulations for potential impact on the Division and management of the Region;
    • Develops procedures and guidelines within area(s) of responsibility for program users;
    • Develops and monitors accounting internal control programs; identifies problem areas and develops solutions to improve operating program effectiveness;
    • Provides advice to financial and program managers, other accountants and grantees on unusual and difficult accounting systems and/or operations problems;
    • Conducts and coordinates long range and comprehensive systems studies for the design, modification, and implementation of automated accounting systems.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Travel by any means of government or public transportation may be required.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    14

  • Job family (Series)

    0510 Accounting

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/509338900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.