BARGAINING UNIT QUALIFICATION STANDARD
(0520-2020) ACCOUNTING CLERK
June 12, 1997
Performs routine clerical accounting tasks involving claims, vouchers,
or similar reporting documents submitted for disbursement,
reimbursement, or adjudication of postal funds or accounts.
DESCRIPTION OF WORK:
See the Standard Position Description for the Occupation Code given
This section is composed of Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs) which
are required to satisfactorily perform the tasks of the position.
Applicants must demonstrate that they possess a sufficient level of each
KSA to enable them to perform these tasks satisfactorily. Applicants
demonstrate these levels by describing examples of experience,
education, or training, any of which may be non-postal. Ratings are
based on the demonstration of the level of possession of each of the
KSAs, taking into account provisions of Article 33 of the Information
Service Centers collective bargaining agreement; failure to demonstrate
any KSA is disqualifying.
Knowledge of generally accepted accounting procedures and practices.
Ability to organize data or information for analysis, determining the
sequence of activities to be performed and necessary resources, or
scheduling activities to meet established time commitments.
Ability to work effectively with others involves interacting positively
and efficiently exchanging information with others, and coordinating
work tasks to achieve objectives.
Applicants must successfully complete Postal Service Test 741, Series 3.
Applicants must be physically able to perform efficiently the duties of