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Grade: 13

Please answer the following questions.
1 Select the response that best describes how you meet the basic qualifications requirements for this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have a degree from an accredited college or university in 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 (May include up to 6 hours of credit in business law).
  • I have a combination of education & experience- 4 years experience in accounting/auditing OR combination of accounting/auditing experience, college level education, training AND I have one of the following: 1) 24 semester hours in appropriate accounting or auditing courses (the 24 hour requirement may include 6 hours of business law); 2) certificate as Certified Public Accountant or a Certified Internal Auditor, from a written exam.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements described above.
2 In addition to meeting the basic requirements for this series, choose the response that best describes your experience/education as it relates to this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS 12 as described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I do not have the experience described above.

Grade: All Grades

1 Are you willing to sign a mobility service agreement and relocate to any location based on the needs of the FBI? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
Please read the definitions for Performance Improvement Plan and Letter of Requirement before addressing the question below. A Performance Improvement Plan (PIP) is a 90-day written developmental plan for an employee whose performance on one or more critical elements is rated "Unacceptable". A Letter of Requirement (LOR) is issued when a supervisor identifies leave abuse and/or when frequent absences negatively impact operations of an office.
2 Are you a current civilian federal employee, on a Performance Improvement Plan (PIP) or a Letter of Requirement (LOR)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Have you reviewed accounting and/or financial records for a criminal investigation or civil litigation? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 Please select the one credential you possess that is in current standing. Answer to this question is required
  • CPA
  • CFE
  • CIA
  • CFA
  • Chartered FA
  • CFP
  • CAMLS
  • Other
  • None of the above
5 Please select the financial functions have you performed: Answer to this question is required
  • Reviewed financial documents for accuracy.
  • Audited financial documents.
  • Cross-checked the accuracy of a financial document against statement(s) of purchase or accounts receivable.
  • Researched account discrepancies and determined the cause.
  • Recorded financial transactions.
  • Prepared financial reports.
  • None of the above
6 Please select the response that best describes your knowledge of forensic accounting within the various organizational and management structures. Answer to this question is required
  • I have applied this knowledge on the job in a complex corporate structure with multiple subsidiaries that operates both domestically and internationally.
  • I have applied this knowledge on the job in a sole proprietorship business or similar non-profit organization.
  • I have applied this knowledge on the job in a large/complex non-profit organization.
  • I have applied this knowledge on the job in a small business structured as a partnership.
  • I have applied this knowledge on the job in a large business structured as a partnership.
  • I have applied this knowledge on the job in a small business structured as a corporation.
  • I have applied this knowledge on the job in a large business structured as a corporation.
  • I have applied this knowledge on the job in a complex corporate structure that has multiple subsidiaries.
  • None of the above
7 Please select the responses that describe your experience collecting and evaluating information. Answer to this question is required
  • Collecting information from a variety of sources
  • Evaluating the similarities and disparities in data
  • Providing information to consumers on trends, patterns, or anomalies
  • Determining the authenticity, validity and veracity of sources
  • Developing new ways to gather and evaluate information
  • Making sound decisions based on available information
  • Developing/evaluating alternative solutions to determine the potential consequences and best course of action
8 Do you have experience preparing documents for court purposes? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
9 Have you prepared any financial analyses which were used to obtain a warrant or forfeiture action? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
10 Have you ever testified in court (to include depositions, grand jury)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
11 From the following list, please select the function(s) you have routinely performed using automated information systems. Answer to this question is required
  • Established and maintained databases.
  • Input and retrieved data.
  • Prepared charts, graphs and/or spreadsheets.
  • Prepared correspondence.
  • Prepared reports.
  • Prepared slides for presentations.
  • Tracked the status of actions and reports.
  • None of the above
12 Please select the response that best describes your level of computer proficiency. Answer to this question is required
  • Highly experienced in computer usage including a wide variety of software tools and web applications.
  • Some proficiency in computer usage and/or software tools
  • Limited proficiency in computer usage and/or software tools
  • No experience in this area
13 Please select the responses that describe your experience initiating and/or maintaining liaison. Answer to this question is required
  • Management, supervisors and employees at all levels throughout an organization
  • A variety of professional organizations and practitioners
  • Representatives from other Federal, state and local law enforcement and health care agencies
  • Various community education and treatment facilities
  • Insurance carriers
  • None of the above
14 Please select the response that best describes your ability to communicate effectively in writing. Answer to this question is required
  • Under the guidance and/or assistance of others, I have produced written communications within a work area requiring some original composition of a routine nature. Written material consisted mostly of communicating basic ideas, procedures or regulations.
  • Working independently, I have produced written communications within a work area requiring original composition of a routine nature. Written material consists of small or routine reports, responses to inquiries, as well as communicating basic ideas, procedures or regulations.
  • I have demonstrated experience in writing communications, reports or documents that provide instructions, request information and /or set out factual data. Material was prepared without benefit of a standardized format and was normally disseminated outside the work area assigned.
  • I have experience in copying information from one document to another, preparing correspondence from model letters and paragraphs, and format letters or other documents.
  • None of the above
15 Please select those responses that best describe your experience interacting with a variety of people to achieve effective solutions. Answer to this question is required
  • I have served as spokesperson for an organization.
  • I have facilitated communications and activities between organizational entities.
  • I have presented, defended, or negotiated specific goals, needs, or problems with senior management.
  • I have independently planned and conducted meetings.
  • I have served on panels, committees, or task(s) forces with regard to technical or programmatic issues.
  • I am regularly consulted by peers, other agency personnel, and private industry on technical or programmatic issues.
  • None of the above
16 Please select the responses that identify the tasks you have performed when instructing or guiding others. Answer to this question is required
  • Instructed lower level employees on work assignments.
  • Assisted lower level employees with prioritizing their work assignments.
  • Reviewed work performed by lower level employees at various stages of completion.
  • Provided guidance to resolve conflicts, differences, or problems throughout the work assignment.
  • Reviewed completed work for technical adequacy and timeliness.
  • None of the above
17 Please select the response that best describes your ability to work independently, assess a given situation, and determine the proper course of action to be taken. Answer to this question is required
  • I recommend the course of action to be taken on a task; however, my supervisor makes the final decision.
  • I make decisions regarding routine task(s) and the course of action to be taken, while referring complex issues to my supervisor.
  • I regularly make decisions regarding task(s), while consulting with others on unusual or unprecedented situations.
  • None of the above
18 Have you at any time received a grant or scholarship under the David L. Boren National Security Education Act of 1991 or otherwise participated in the National Security Education Program (NSEP)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No