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    WHAT IS THE CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER (CFO)  DIVISION?  The IRS Chief Financial Officer (CFO) organization is responsible for the custodial accounting of over $3.3 trillion in taxpayer payments, as well as for managing the IRS' $10+ Billion annual operating budget. 

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     WHAT DOES A ACCOUNTANT DO? As an Accountant, you will be responsible for establishing and applying accounting theories, concepts, principles, and standards to the financial activities of the IRS. This position ensures that financial systems, operations and reports meet the requirements of law and regulation.

    As an Accountant you will:

    • Review and interpret federal legislation, rules, standards, and regulations pertaining to accounting financial management.
    • Analyze and evaluate agency-wide accounting operations, policies, procedures, and systems for compliance with standards and internal controls.
    • Design, implement, and assess internal control processes and systems pertaining to agency-wide accounting and financial management activities.
    • Prepare, analyze, interpret, review, and present accounting data, reports, and financial statements. Provide high-level technical support to the financial statement audit.

    Apply cost accounting methods to agency-wide data and systems, in partnership with business units, to report the cost of major activities for management information purposes.

    WHERE CAN I FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OTHER IRS CAREERS? If you want to find out more about IRS careers, visit us on the web at www.jobs.irs.gov

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - 1 To 5 Nights per Month

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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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/552621100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.