Financial Analyst GS-0501-07/09

USDA Forest Service

About the organization

A career with the Forest Service will challenge you to manage and care for more than 193 million acres of our nation's most magnificent lands, conduct research through a network of forest and range experiment stations and the Forest Products Laboratory, and provide assistance to State and private forestry agencies.

It's an awesome responsibility - but the rewards are as limitless as the views.


GS-07 is an advanced Trainee. At GS-09, independently performed duties are:

Conducting financial management analysis of complex, interrelated administrative processes.

Evaluating financial systems for effectiveness of internal controls.

Providing and implementing solutions to correct internal control and reporting weaknesses.

Reviewing and analyzing financial reports generated by the financial system.


For the GS-07 Level: Applicants must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-5 grade level; OR one full year of graduate level education; OR an appropriate combination of graduate level education and specialized experience; OR Superior Academic Achievement (go to this site determine if you are eligible:

The education must have been obtained in an accredited college or university and demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to do the work.

Specialized experience is defined as experience receiving and tracking financial correspondence related to the program; reviewing pertinent regulations, policies, and procedures, applying them to limited and routine work assignments in an administrative field; under supervision, performed basic accounting, auditing, or budgeting tasks in support of financial management program.


$43,958 at GS-07

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Please respond with:

1. Updated resume
2. Unofficial or official college transcripts
3. Letter or certificate of NCE
4. Cover letter recommended

In addition to GS-0501-07/09 Financial Analyst positions, we may fill closely related GS-0525-05/06/07 Accounting Technician positions.

POC are Christina Watson at [email protected] and Mariana Roybal at [email protected]

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