Justice, Office of Justice Programs for Supervisory Accountant in Washington, DC

Author - April 22, 2017

Supervisory Accountant JOB SUMMARY: Are you interested in working for a cutting edge agency with a mission to improve public safety and the fair administration of justice? If so, the Department of Justice (DOJ) Office of Justice Programs (OJP) is seeking a high performing individual to serve as a Supervisory Accountant in the Office of the Chief Financial Officer. For more than 20 years, OJP has effectively provided leadership in developing the nation’s capacity to prevent and control crime, improving the criminal and juvenile justice systems, increasing knowledge about crime and related issues, and assisting crime victims.

OJP continues to be the premier resource for the nation’s criminal and juvenile justice communities. OJP’s role is to work in partnership with the justice community to identify challenges confronting the judiciary and to provide state-of-the-art information, training, funding, and innovative approaches and strategies for addressing those problems.

Applications for this position are being processed through an on-line applicant assessment system that has been specifically configured for Department of Justice candidates. Even if you have already developed a resume in USAJOBS, you will need to access this on-line system to complete the application process. To obtain information about this position and TO APPLY

Supervisory Accountant in Washington, DC

DUTIES:

  • Oversees the responsibilities of the Accounting Control Branch Operations which include, but not limited to the following: supervising five Federal employees and one contractor employee, monitoring accounts receivables (Federal and other) and ensuring that collection actions are aggressively pursued in accordance with debt management procedures; providing timely and accurate deposits and recording of checks; processing and reconciling payment files, payroll files, grantees financial report, and other system files; coordinating with Treasury to establish debt collection actions; confirming payment actions; and other duties as assigned.
  • Positions the agency to receive an unqualified audit opinion by providing accurate accounting and financial documentation to OJP’s external and internal auditors, by demonstrating compliance with Federal accounting and internal control standards including financial system and reporting standards, and by developing strategic, sound accounting practices and policies, established within short and long term goals.
  • Represents OCFO and OJP in various Intra- and inter-agency working groups, meetings, conferences, users groups, etc.

AGENCY CONTACT INFO:
Antonio Phillips
Phone: (202) 305-9866
Email: OJPApplicants@usdoj.gov

Agency Information:
Office of Justice Programs (OJP)
Human Resources Division
810 7th Street, NW Suite 3300
Washington, Dist of Columbia 20531 US

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