Job Title: GAO Analyst (Recent Graduates Pathways Program)
Department: Legislative Branch
Agency: Government Accountability Office
Job Announcement Number:GAO-13-TEAMS-0347-03
The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) supports the Congress in meeting its constitutional responsibilities to legislate, appropriate, and oversee the Federal government for the benefit of the American people. The GAO, commonly referred to as the investigative arm of Congress, or the congressional watchdog, is independent and nonpartisan. The GAO assists Congress in making informed decisions by providing information on policy and program issues, as well as, by providing recommendations to make government more effective and responsive.
GAO's work is designed to address four goals:
- to help the Congress address current and emerging challenges to the well-being and financial security of the American people;
- to help the Congress to respond to changing security threats and the challenges of global interdependence;
- to help transform the Federal government to address national challenges; and
- to maximize the value of GAO by enabling quality, timely service to Congress and by being a leading practices Federal agency.
- You must be a U.S. Citizen.
- You will have to complete a financial disclosure statement.
- You will be subject to a background/suitability investigation/determination
- Your complete application must be received by closing date of announcement
- All supporting documentations must also be received by closing date.
To be eligible, applicants must be U.S. citizens and recent graduates who have completed, within the previous 2 years (except for Veterans as described in the Who May Apply section), an Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, Doctorate, Vocational or Technical degree or certificate from a qualifying educational institution such as an accredited technical or vocational school; a 2- or 4-year college or university; a graduate or professional school (e.g., law school, medical school); or a post-secondary home school curriculum. Note: Certificate program is defined as post-secondary education equal to at least 1 academic year of full-time study that's part of an accredited college-level, technical, trade, vocational, or business school curriculum.
More information about this position, including application instructions, can be found by visiting USAJobs.gov.
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