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Accountant – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Department of Health And Human Services
Job ID: 95169Start Date: 05/13/2019End Date: 05/24/2019
ALL QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS MUST BE MET BY THE CLOSING DATE OF THIS ANNOUNCEMENT. Basic Requirement:
A. Degree: accounting; or a degree in a related field such as business administration, finance, or public administration that included or was supplemented by 24-semester hours in accounting. The 24 hours may include up to 6 hours of credit in business law. (The term “accounting” means “accounting and/or auditing” in this standard. Similarly, “accountant” should be interpreted, generally, as “accountant and/or auditor.”)
-OR- B. Combination of education and experience: at least 4 years of experience in accounting, or an equivalent combination of accounting experience, college-level education, and training that provided professional accounting knowledge. The applicant’s background must also include one of the following: 24-semester hours in accounting or auditing courses of appropriate type and quality. This can include up to 6 hours of business law; A certificate as Certified Public Accountant or a Certified Internal Auditor, obtained through written examination; or Completion of the requirements for a degree that includes substantial course work in accounting or auditing, e.g., 15-semester hours, but that does not fully satisfy the 24-semester-hour requirement of paragraph A, provided that (a) the applicant has successfully worked at the full-performance level in accounting, auditing, or a related field, e.g., valuation engineering or financial institution examining; (b) a panel of at least two higher level professional accountants or auditors has determined that the applicant has demonstrated a good knowledge of accounting and of related and underlying fields that equals in breadth, depth, currency, and level of advancement that which is normally associated with successful completion of the 4-year course of study described in paragraph A; and (c) except for literal non-conformance to the requirement of 24-semester hours in accounting, the applicant’s education, training, and experience fully meet the specified requirements. In addition to meeting the basic education requirements above, you also need to meet the specialized experience listed below: In order to qualify for the GS-11, you must meet the following: You must demonstrate in your resume at least one year (52 weeks) of qualifying specialized experience equivalent to the GS-09 grade level in the Federal government, obtained in either the private or public sector), to include: 1) Applying knowledge of accounting principles and auditing standards to work performed in order to analyze or reconcile financial accounts, transactions or reports; 2) Participating in the evaluation process of contractors ensuring compliance with and performance of the duties of their contract; and 3) Assisting in conducting financial reviews, audits or studies making recommendations for the resolution of identified deficiencies. – OR –
A Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree; or 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree; or LL.M., related to the position to be filled. (TRANSCRIPT REQUIRED AT TIME OF APPLICATION) -OR-
A combination of graduate level education and experience that meets 100% of the qualification requirements for this position. (TRANSCRIPT REQUIRED AT TIME OF APPLICATION). Click the following link to view the occupational questionnaire: https://apply.usastaffing.gov/ViewQuestionnaire/10497844
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