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United States Army | Helena, MT
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Must possess experience, education, or training involving arithmetic principles, attention to detail, and application of established procedures for recording and compiling data; experience using computer and automation systems. Time-In-Grade Requirement: Applicants who are current Federal employees and have held a GS grade any time in the past 52 weeks must also meet time-in-grade requirements by the closing date of this announcement. For a GS-08 position you must have served 52 weeks at the GS-07 Level. An SF-50 that shows your time-in-grade eligibility must be submitted with your application materials. Note: Time-In-Grade requirements also apply to former Federal employees applying for reinstatement. SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:
GS-08 Level - Must have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the next lower grade, GS-07, in the normal line of progression for the occupation, Accounting Technician, in the organization. Examples of specialized experience would typically include, but are not limited to: providing analysis, validation, processing, and correction of financial transactions and issues and/ or discrepancies; performing fact finding, research, and investigation to identify, analyze, and recommend solutions regarding fiscal accounting activity; applying accounting methods, procedures, and techniques to conduct difficult and in-depth analysis; coordinate with internal/external contacts to resolve issues; and scheduling, running, and analyzing various accounting reports. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the GS-07 grade/level position or equivalent in the federal service. 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.