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Announcement Number DFM-2014-0003 Promotion Potential GS-13
Position Title Accountant, GS-0510-12/13 MP Hiring Agency NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION
Open Period 02/03/2014 - 02/18/2014 Duty Locations FEW Vacancies in Arlington, VA, US
Series/Grade GS - 0510 12/13 For More Info Karen Stemler
Salary $75621.00 - $116901.00

Who May Apply
Current or former Fed employees with competitive status obtained through a permanent Federal competitive service appointment OR individuals with eligibility for noncompetitive special appointing authority OR veterans eligible under the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act.

This opportunity is also open to all US citizens under announcement DFM-2014-0005.

Job Status

Security Clearance Required:


Duration Appointment Permanent.

Marketing Statement

If you are intrigued by the idea of working at a unique federal agency that has a tremendous impact on the funding and advancement of science, engineering and education, then the National Science Foundation is the place for you.  In addition to funding research in traditional academic areas, NSF also supports innovative ideas, novel collaborations and numerous projects that may seem like science fiction today, but become the reality of tomorrow.

NSF has the advantages of a small agency environment that fosters collaboration, creativity and opportunities to contribute to major agency-wide projects. Consistently ranked by its employees as one of the top federal agencies in managing its workforce, NSF maintains a creative, flexible, and collegial atmosphere and is respected in both the federal and scientific arenas for its work in promoting science, technology, education and management best practices. Join our team at one of the best places to work in the federal government and use your knowledge and imagination to keep NSF at the frontier of discovery! More about NSF.
This position is located in the Grantee Cash Management Section (CGMS), Cash Management Branch (CMB), Division of Financial Management (DFM), Office of Budget, Finance, and Award Management (BFA), National Science Foundation (NSF). The Division is responsible for the development, coordination and direction of financial management policies, programs and operations and for the design and operation of an efficient and effective automated accounting system. The Branch is responsible for the maintenance of the official accounting records for the NSF and prepares internal and external financial reports to meet the financial requirements of the Foundation.

Supervisory Position: No

Relocation Authorized: No

Travel Required: Not Required

Key Requirements

  • US citizenship.
  • Background investigation.
  • Preview questions at bottom of Qualifications & Evaluations--see tab above.

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