Internal Revenue Service Automated Examination Systems Specialist (Statute Coordinator) in Ogden, Utah
Summary WHAT IS THE WAGE & INVESTMENT DIVISION? The Wage & Investment Division (W&I) serves about 122 million taxpayers who file upwards of 94 million returns each year. W&I provides high-quality taxpayer assistance and enable taxpayers to transact and communicate electronically to file their returns and make payments. See Other Information for Locations. Responsibilities WHAT DOES A TAX ANALYST DO? A Tax analyst serves as an analyst which plans, coordinates, and conducts analytical studies, and projects. In this role, you will be responsible for performing technical and analytical staff work. You will be required to oversee programs which include strategic compliance program planning, business systems planning, customer account services, taxpayer education and communications, and administrative support. As a Tax Analyst you will: Develop and interpret guidance on program planning, execution, and evaluation for the compliance, accounts management, Statutes , RIVOand/or taxpayer education and communication functions. Study problems facing operating unit functions or those of particular concern within the organization assigned. Analyze assigned program areas to discern trends in program delivery and consolidate report data to measure the effectiveness in meeting baselines or the degree to which program plans and achievements support strategic initiatives. Provide technical guidance on issues, proposals, and activities impacting program operations, and ensure operating units are in alignment with regulatory and administrative provisions and requirements. Review proposals to alter or modify concepts, processes, or functions for compatibility with program goals and objectives, as well as evaluate new requirements, policies, and modifications for impact on program operations, systems, and resources. Coordinate site visits to conduct briefings, studies, implement program initiatives, review program effectiveness, and identify additional system or revision in work processes required. Prepare reports concerning identified issues, explaining program differences and recommending improvements and corrective action for program operations, where differing or competing viewpoints may occur. Present findings, conclusions, and recommendations as a result of program studies, projects, or reviews conducted and disseminate revised procedures and changes in program operations. WHERE CAN I FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OTHER IRS CAREERS? If you want to find out more about IRS careers, visit us on the web at www.jobs.irs.gov Requirements Conditions of Employment Refer to Other Information Click "Print Preview" to review the entire announcement before applying. Must be a U.S. Citizen or National IRS Employees with Career or Career Conditional Appointments. - Qualifications QUALIFICATIONS/ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: You must meet the following requirements by the closing date of this announcement.GS-9 LEVEL: You must have one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-7 grade level in the Federal service. Experience in analyzing and applying the Integrated Data Retrieval System (IDRS), and Integrated Automation Technology (IAT) tools as it relates to providing guidance for making adjustments on Business Masterfile (BMF) and Individual Masterfile (IMF) tax accounts; Experience in identification of Fraudulent and Identity Theft activity on the Business Master File (BMF) and Individual Masterfile (IMF) tax accounts; Experience with identification and resolution of Barred Assessments and identification of Assessment Statute Expiration Date (ASED) and Refund Statute Expiration Date (RSED); Experience with account research for payments and tax assessments using IDRS and develop and implement a Statute Search Process; Experience with cross-functional programs and their interrelationship with assigned program to conduct pre-selected reviews and studies/projects; Experience using analytical and evaluative methods in order to assess and measure program operations effectiveness, identify gaps, consolidate findings and recommend alternatives; Experience in recognizing tax issues that impact assigned programs in order to make recommendations; and experience in oral and written communications to exchange information, prepare reports, explaining program differences and recommending improvements and/or corrective action. OR A Master’s or equivalent graduate degree in a related field of study that demonstrated the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to do the work. OR Two (2) full years of progressively higher level graduate degree in a related field of study that demonstrated the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to do the work. OR A LL.B. or J.D., if related. OR A combination of experience and education equivalent to the amount required.You may qualify by a combination of experience and education. Options for qualifying based on a combination will be identified in the online questions.-The experience may have been gained in the public sector, private sector or Volunteer Service. One year of experience refers to full-timework; 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.In addition to the above requirements, you must meet the following, if applicable:You must have been at the GS-7 level for 52 weeks (time-in-grade requirement). Education Additional Information Positionis located inWage & Investment, Return Integrity & Compliance Services,Integrity & Verification Ops 2, Dept 3 - Accounts Resolution at 2484 S Washington Bld, Ogden UT or 105 23rd Street, Ogden, UT. POSITION DESCRIPTION: GS-09 PD 95828A PM/C SharePoint site is available for IRS Employees at : https://organization.ds.irsnet.gov/sites/HCOETS/PMC/SPDLibrary/SitePages/Home.aspxCONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: We may select from this announcement or any other source to fill one or more vacancies. This is a bargaining unit position. Alternative work schedule, staggered work hours or telework may be available. Tour of Duty:Monday - Friday 7:30a.a.-4:00p.m. Must meet IRS telework eligibility requirements. The employment of any candidate, including a current employee or a new hire, selected for this position may be conditional upon classification and/or audit of federal tax returns. This audit may include up to 2 years of returns If you are an IRS/Treasury employee eligible for consideration under the Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP), you must submit proof of eligibility by 11:59 PM ET on the closing date of this announcement. If you have any questions concerning your eligibility please refer back to the CTAP Documentation link in the vacancy under How You Will Be Evaluated.