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    Summary

    This position is located in the Office of the CFO, Department of Accounting and Financial Reporting (AFR). The position is responsible for monitoring OMB and Treasury guidance and ensuring compliance, developing/updating accounting policies, processes and procedures, conducting financial analysis and documenting quarterly management analytics, researching and analyzing accounting treatment as new requirements arise, serves as a member of the team producing quarterly financial statements.

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    Responsibilities

    The Accountant performs the following major duties:

    • Reviews reconciliations and reports to ensure accuracy and timeliness and to provide agency-wide policy and oversight on a variety of operating accounting and financial reporting matters. Provides timely and accurate financial management records for reducing errors and reconciling reports.
    • Develops new and revised policy statements, regulatory guidelines, operating programming documents, and procedural directives which govern unstable operating programs or major PC programs having numerous goals or end products.
    • Provides authoritative advice and guidance on the processes, methods, and resolution of significant problems related to the recording and control of accounting data for a variety of extremely diverse operations and related accounting and control systems.
    • Develops new and revised policy statements, regulatory guidelines, operating programming documents, and procedural directives which govern unstable operating programs or major PC programs having numerous goals or end products.
    • Provides authoritative guidance on fund control activities requiring extensive and significant coordination between government agencies impacting agency-wide accounting operations.
    • Develops accounting data for presentations or reports on financial goals, objectives, and information to meet programmatic, budgetary, and management initiatives, and directives for the regulatory agencies of the government.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    02

  • 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/526079900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.