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FINANCIAL INSTITUTION SPECIALIST (Risk Management), CG-0570A-07 – Multiple Locations
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Other Agencies and Independent Organizations
Job ID: 321701Start Date: 09/08/2020End Date: 09/21/2020
Qualifying experience may be obtained in the Private or public sector. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g. Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic, religious spiritual; community; student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
Applicants may qualify based on education, work experience, or a combination of both, as defined below:CG-7 Education-Based Qualifications Requirements: (Note: Applicants may substitute quarter or other credit hour equivalents for the semester hour requirements indicated.)To qualify based on education, candidates must meet one of the following two requirements by the closing date of this announcement:1. Completion of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university that included the following: (a) completion of a major course of study in accounting, banking, business administration, commercial or banking law, economics, finance, marketing or other related fields; (b) completion of at least 24 semester hours of combined coursework in business administration, accounting, finance, marketing, mathematics, statistics, or economics that included at least 6 semester hours in accounting; and (c) fulfillment of one or more of the requirements listed below for Superior Academic Achievement (SAA).Superior Academic Achievement (SAA):To qualify for SAA, applicants must have met one of the following:a. A grade-point average of “B” (a GPA of 2.95 or higher out of a possible 4.0) for all completed undergraduate courses, or those completed in the last two years of undergraduate study.b. A grade-point average of “B+” (a GPA of 3.45 or higher out of a possible 4.0) for all courses in your major field of study, or those courses in your major completed in the last two years of undergraduate study.c. Rank in the upper one-third of your class in the college, University or major subdivision.d. Membership in a national honor society (other than freshman honor societies) recognized by the Association of College Honor Societies.OR2. Completion of one academic year of graduate study at an accredited college or university in accounting, banking, business administration, commercial or banking law, economics, finance, marketing or other related fields. In addition, completion of at least 24 semester hours of combined undergraduate and graduate coursework at accredited colleges or universities in business administration, accounting, finance, marketing, mathematics, statistics, or economics that included at least 6 semester hours in accounting.ORCG-7Experience-Based Qualification Requirements:To qualify based on experience, candidates must have one year of experience which demonstrated skill in gathering and analyzing financial data; interpreting balance sheets and income statements. To be creditable, experience must be at the next lower grade, i.e. at the CG-5 for the CG-7.
Combinations of successfully completed education and experience may be used to meet the full qualification requirements for the CG-7, as long as the education and experience demonstrates skill in gathering and analyzing financial data; interpreting balance sheets and income statements.
The competencies/knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSAs) you will be assessed on are listed below: Knowledge of accounting principles.
Knowledge of financial analysis.
Ability to analyze financial reports.
Skill in oral communication to present findings and recommendations.
Ability to communicate in writing to prepare a variety of reports.
Ability to work with co-workers and the general public. You do not need to respond separately to these KSAs. Your answers to the online questionnaire and resume will serve as responses to the KSAs.
SELECTIVE PLACEMENT FACTOR:In addition to meeting the qualification requirements as described above, this position has the followingSelective Placement Factor: Ability to effectively communicate in writing as evidenced by using proper grammar to compose written documents which are clear, concise, thorough, and free of spelling, grammatical, and punctuation errors. Automated Writing Assessment: Candidates must demonstrate that they meet the Selective Placement Factorby passinganautomated writing assessment. Candidates who self-assess at 85 or above on thevacancy announcementassessment questionnaire will receive notification witha linkvia e-mail within two weeks from the closing date of the announcementto take the automated writing assessment. Candidates will be allotted twenty-five (25) minutes to complete the assessment after clicking on the “First Question” button. Candidates will havethree days to complete the assessment. The completion deadline will be indicated in the notification e-mail. Candidates mustcomplete andpassthe automatedwriting assessment in order to receive further consideration for this position. Candidates who fail will be deemed not qualified forfailure tomeetthe Selective Placement Factor and will receive no further consideration for this position. Your automated writing assessment results, whether pass or fail,are valid for twelve (12) months for the entry-level FIS position within the FDIC only. You will not be able to retake the assessment for a period of 12 months from the dateyou complete the assessment. You will be notified of your assessment results and your assessment retake eligibility date. Your assessment results will be used for this entry-level FIS placementopportunity and reused for future entry-level FIS job opportunities for 12 months should you elect to apply for those opportunities.Disclaimer:This does not restrict your ability to apply to other FDIC entry-level FIS job opportunity announcements within this 12 month window; however,if you previously failedthe assessment you will be found ineligible.
For this job opportunity announcement: If you previously completed the automated writing assessment see “Other Information”.
Tablet/phone mobile devices do not support all features for the assessment; therefore, it is recommended that you use a desktop/laptop to complete the assessment. If you have questions about the computer requirements please contact PFhelpdesk@PDRI.com. If you wish to request a reasonable accommodation for the automated writing assessment, you must email us at CEPHRB@fdic.gov by the closing date of this announcement. If your reasonable accommodation request is submitted after the closing date of the announcement, it will be considered on a case-by-case basis as there may not be adequate time to process your request.
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