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WHAT IS THE LARGE BUSINESS AND INTERNATIONAL (LB&I)
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The following are the duties of this position:
- Identifies potential and actual problems, probable causes, and
provides recommendations for resolution. Researches a variety of
issues, gathers statistics and information, and reports findings
for the full scope of a program or function.
- Monitors, reviews, and evaluates operations and
interrelationships with other functions regarding workflow, work
redundancy, or systemic problems and provides recommendations to
higher levels analyst(s) or supervisor.
- Verifies completeness of controls to ensure accuracy and
compliance with established procedures, guidelines, and
- Revises procedures, guidelines, and controls as a result of
changes in higher level procedures or as instructed by analyst(s)
or comparable positions.
- Prepares memoranda, preliminary reports, and charts showing
findings and recommendations.
- Assists management with labor-management issues and grievances
through the preparation of reports or responses, frequently having
advance knowledge of decisions rendered and actions proposed that
may result in personnel actions.
- Uses database or spreadsheet software to prepare a variety of
documents and to enter, revise, manipulate, sort, calculate, store,
and retrieve data. A qualified typist is required.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this
0344 Management And Program Clerical And Assistance
- Assistants, Office
Conditions of Employment
STANDARD POSITION DESCRIPTION (SPD):
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- We may select from this announcement or any other source to
fill one or more vacancies.
- This is a non-bargainingunit position.
- Tour of Duty: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
- Alternative work schedule, staggered work hours or telework may
- If you are in a telework eligible position, you may be directed
to temporarily telework on a full-time basis due to COVID 19.
Employees must be within a 150-mile radius of their official
assigned post-of-duty (POD) while in a telework status. Once normal
operations resume, employees may be directed back to the office to
perform the duties of their position. Telework eligibility does not
guarantee telework; employees must meet and sustain IRS telework
eligibility requirements and supervisor's approval to participate
in the IRS Telework Program. As a reminder - If you are selected
for a position, you are responsible for reporting to your
designated POD (location) on the negotiated start date or as
directed by management.
- Must be a U.S. Citizen or National.
- Subject to a 1-year probationary period (unless already
- Relocation expenses: will not be paid.
You must meet the following requirements by the closing date of
SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: GS-07 LEVEL: You must have one year (12
months) of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower
grade level (GS-06) in the Federal government. Specialized
experience is experience that is directly related to the work of
this position and has provided you with the competencies required
for successful job performance. Examples of qualifying experience
include experience identifying problems and probable causes for
solutions; researching and gathering pertinent statistics or
information, reports findings to a higher level employees and may
recommend corrective action for aspects of a program or function;
experience revising procedures and controls; drafting memoranda,
preliminary reports, and charts showing findings or
recommendations; using word processing, database and spreadsheet
software to prepare documents and to enter, revise, manipulate,
sort, calculate, store and retrieve data.
MEET TIME IN GRADE (TIG) REQUIREMENT: For positions above the
GS-05, applicants must meet applicable time-in-grade requirements
to be considered eligible. One year (52 weeks) at the next lower
grade level is required to meet the time-in-grade requirements for
the grade you are applying for.
You must meet the following special requirements: Applicants
must be a qualified typist with a minimum typing speed of 40 words
per minute (based on a 5-minute sample with three or fewer errors).
Applicants may meet these requirements by passing the appropriate
performance test, presenting a certificate of proficiency from a
school or other organization authorized to issue such certificates
by the Office of Personnel Management local office, or by
self-certifying their proficiency. Performance test results and
certificates of proficiency are acceptable for three years. We may
verify proficiency skills of self-certified applicants by
administering the appropriate performance test
- Federal experience is not required. The experience may have
been gained in the public sector, private sector or Volunteer
Service. One year of experience refers to full-time work; part-time
work is considered on a prorated basis.
- To ensure full credit for your work experience, please indicate
dates of employment by month/year, and indicate number of hours
worked per week, on your resume.
For more information on qualifications please refer to OPM's
For positions with an education requirement, or if you are
qualifying for this position by substituting education or training
for experience, submit a copy of your transcripts or equivalent. If
the position has specific education requirements and you are
currently (or have previously been) in the Federal job series to be
filled, there is no need to submit a transcript or equivalent at
this time, but you must provide an SF-50 documenting you held this
job series. An official transcript will be required if you are
A college or university degree generally must be from an
accredited (or pre-accredited) college or university recognized by
the U.S. Department of Education. For a list of schools which meet
these criteria, please refer to Department of Education
If you are qualifying based on foreign education, you must
submit proof of creditability of education as evaluated by a
credentialing agency. Refer to the OPM instructions.