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Vacancy Details

Grade: 12

No questions specified.

Grade: All Grades

1 Are you currently serving or have you served in the last five years in a Political Appointment in the Federal Government? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    1.1 Please list the title, agency, and dates of this appointment. Please note you will be required to meet OPM Approval of your appointment, if selected. Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
2 As outlined in the vacancy announcement, you must submit a copy of all pages of your most recent completed annual performance appraisal, dated within the last 12 months, that includes the final rating. If you have not submitted an appraisal meeting these specific requirements, you must explain why you are unable to do so. By answering "No" to the following question, you will be given an opportunity to provide an explanation. Have you submitted a copy of all pages of your most recent completed annual performance appraisal, dated within the last 12 months, that includes the final rating? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
    2.1 Please explain why you are unable to provide a copy of all pages of your most recent completed annual performance appraisal, dated within the last 12 months, that includes the final rating. Maximum length of 250 characters.
3

Which of the following describes your eligibility for this position? (Note: You must meet one of the categories as outlined in the "Who May Apply" section of the job announcement.)

Answer to this question is required
  • I am a current HUD employee that is Status eligible.
  • I am a current HUD employee serving on a Veterans Recruitment Appointment (VRA).
  • I am CTAP eligible.
  • I do not meet these eligibility requirements.
Specialized experience is one (1) year of experience at the GS-11 level, or equivalent, which is directly related to the position as listed in this announcement and has equipped the candidate with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the duties of the position successfully. Specialized experience is defined as:

- Analyzing financial data on Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Single Family loans; AND
- Participating in reviews designed to help identify ways to improve an organizations operating efficiency and effectiveness; AND
- Providing customer service to external clients involving FHA Single Family loans.
4 I meet the specialized experience as described above. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Please give the dates/resume reference when you gained this experience so it may be found to ensure you receive proper credit. Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required
6 Which of the following analytical assignments do you have experience performing? Select all that apply. Answer to this question is required
  • Collecting, analyzing and evaluating financial data
  • Researching new or improved management practices for possible application to financial programs and operations.
  • Conducting special financial management studies for efficiency and productivity.
  • Performing trend analyses involving financial management data to identify deviations from standards.
  • As a result of studies or analyses, making recommendations on improvements to work methods and procedures.
  • None of the above
7 Indicate your experience(s) gathering and evaluating information data. Select all that apply. Answer to this question is required
  • I have applied analytical and evaluating methods, theories, and techniques to provide recommendations on technical issues (researching and analyzing documents, compiling and charting data, gathering, summarizing and analyzing information for incorporation into final reports, carrying out specified portions or segments of specific projects).
  • I have tracked and monitored completion of assignments and prepared reports that evaluate results and document any trends.
  • I have conducted analyses, reviews, and studies of operational and administrative programs and processes in order to provide recommendations and solutions that lead to improvements.
  • I have not performed any of the above tasks.
8 Choose the statement that best describes your highest level of experience analyzing and evaluating information to identify problems and develop solutions. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience performing work that required the independent resolution of problems involving complex, diverse or unique issues using few pre-existing precedents.
  • I have experience performing work that required the resolution of problems involving issues that affected a limited segment of an organization using a wide range of source material and pre-existing precedents.
  • I have experience performing work that required resolution of problems involving routine issues of limited impact on an organization using guidelines and existing precedents that determined the most appropriate guideline to use.
  • None of the above
9 Which of the following represent(s) your experience communicating with management on financial analyses that you have conducted? Select all that apply. Answer to this question is required
  • I have made oral reports on financial analyses.
  • I have provided weekly status reports on financial analyses.
  • I have prepared graphs and charts in support of financial analyses.
  • None of the above
10 Which of the following represent(s) your experience communicating with others within or outside of your own organization? Select all that apply. Answer to this question is required
  • To obtain financial management data
  • To exchange views on policies, legislation, and research affecting programs.
  • To advise or assist in the planning or coordination of projects to resolve operational problems.
  • To influence management officials to accept and implement findings and recommendations for organizational improvements or ways to improve individual programs.
  • None of the above
11 Select the statement that best describes your experience with preparing written responses to inquiries on financial management matters involving FHA Single Family loans. Answer to this question is required
  • I regularly respond in writing to inquiries on financial management matters involving FHA Single Family loans without the need for input from senior staff.
  • I regularly respond in writing to inquiries on financial management matters involving FHA Single Family loans but occasionally need input from senior staff to accurately respond.
  • I regularly contribute to co-workers’ written responses to inquiries on financial management matters involving FHA Single Family loans.
  • I have limited experience working on written responses to inquiries on financial management matters involving FHA Single Family loans.
  • None of the above
12 To which of the following audiences have you explained accounting or financial management information related to mortgage loans. Select all that apply. Answer to this question is required
  • Co-workers
  • Mortgage Lenders
  • Mortgage Servicers
  • None of the above
13 In the course of conducting analytical studies of financial programs and operations, have you regularly utilized automated systems? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
14 Select the statement(s) that describe your experience with automated data processing systems designed to foster effective financial management. Select all that apply. Answer to this question is required
  • I have participated in efforts to support the development of an automated data processing system designed to foster effective financial management.
  • I have participated in efforts to support the maintenance of an automated data processing system designed to foster effective financial management.
  • I have thoroughly evaluated the functionality of a segment of an automated data processing system designed to support effective financial management, identified deficiencies, and recommended corrections.
  • None of the above
15 Which of the following Microsoft software applications have you used on a regular basis in evaluating data or communicating findings related to financial programs and operations? Select all that apply. Answer to this question is required
  • Word
  • Excel
  • PowerPoint
  • SharePoint
  • Access
  • None of the above
16 Have you developed new or revised financial management procedures? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No