Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Apply by August 15 for Fall Pathways Finance Student Trainee Position with the FDIC

  • Open & closing dates  2017-08-01 to 2017-08-15
  • Salary $34,965 to $58,279 / per year
  • Pay scale & grade CG 04
  • Series 0599 Financial Management Student Trainee
  • Job announcement number 2017-HQP-0940

5 vacancies in the following location: Arlington County, VA
This announcement is for internship opportunities that will begin during Fall/Winter 2017.

This position will require applicants to work at least a part-time work schedule during the academic school year.

These positions will be filled in the Division of Finance (DOF). DOF provides our stakeholders with accounting, financial and employee services that support and enhance their ability to make effective and sound business decisions impacting their organization, the Corporation, the bank industry, and/or the public.

The applicants selected will be offered an excepted appointment Not-To-Exceed 1 year. After successful completion of the program requirements and based on FDIC's needs, the selectee(s) may be non-competitively converted to a Term or Permanent position based upon an evaluation of performance and completion of at least 640 hours of work experience acquired through the Pathways Internship Program. However, service in the FDIC Internship Program confers no right to further employment in the competitive or excepted service.

Additional selections may be made from this vacancy announcement to fill identical vacancies that occur subsequent to this announcement.

The position does not have promotion potential. 

Duties As an intern in DOF, the duties assigned are contingent upon the type of internship. The internships offered and duties assigned to that internship are listed below: Assignments can range from work on financial reporting and analysis, accounting and tax policy, assessment collections, investments, payment processing, administering the FDIC’s travel and relocation program, coordinating the budget formulation and execution process, and management of internal controls and operational risks.

Supervisory Status No

Promotion Potential 04

Travel Required
  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized
  • No

Who May Apply This job is open to… All U.S. citizens in the local commuting area who are accepted for enrollment or are currently enrolled in a degree (diploma, 1 year certificate, etc.) in a qualifying educational institution on a full or half-time basis with an anticipated graduation date AFTER Dec 31, 2018 ; with an academic major in accounting, business administration, economics, finance, info systems, management, or marketing; have at least a cumulative (overall) 3.0 grade point average; and are in good academic standing. Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.

Job Requirements Job Requirements Key Requirements
  • U.S. Citizenship is required.
  • Employment Conditions
  • Registration with the Selective Service.
  • Must successfully pass background investigation
Qualifications To qualify for this program, applicants must: (1) be enrolled or accepted for enrollment in a degree seeking program at a qualifying educational institution on a full or half-time basis; (2) have an academic major in accounting, business administration, economics, finance, information systems, management, or marketing; (3) have a minimum cumulative (overall) GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0; and (4) be in good academic standing.

Eligible applicants may qualify for grades based on education, experience, or a combination of education and experience. Education and experience requirements must be met by the closing date of the


CG-04: Completion of 2 full academic years of post-high school study or successful completion of an
associate's degree.

Note: One full academic year of undergraduate is 30 semester hours. One full academic year of
graduate/vocational/trades/technical/high school education is the number of credit hours determined by
the college/university/school. A certificate program must be a 1 year academic program if attending at a 
full-time status. 

Qualifying Experience 
CG-04: 1 year of work experience performing duties in such areas as financial analysis and reporting, business writing and editing, financial system management and development, accounting, budgeting, and general business management support functions. In addition, you should be proficient with standard office automation and collaboration software tools (i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, SharePoint, etc.).

Low Risk Position - National Agency Check Investigation (NACI) required.

Security Clearance Public Trust - Background Investigation

Additional Information Additional Information What To Expect Next 

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