• Department of the Treasury
  • $66,980.00 -101,330.00/year*
  • Philadelphia , PA
  • Human Resources
  • Full-Time
  • 1103 Market St

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Summary

The HCO mission is to make IRS an employer of choice and a leader in human capital planning and management. It develops strategies and tools for recruiting, hiring, developing and retaining a highly skilled and high performing workforce to support the IRS mission.

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WHAT DOES A HUMAN RESOURCES SPECIALIST DO? As a Human Resources Specialist, you will serve as a consultant and provide guidance over various personnel/payroll issues. In this position you will be responsible for accomplishing a variety of analytical studies and/or participate in projects relating to mission/oriented programs for the Internal Revenue Service. In addition, you will provide advice, guidance and information on personnel/payroll systems and provide feedback in the evaluation of the efficiency and effectiveness of the assigned programs and systems.

.As a Human Resources Specialist you will:

* Provide authoritative policy and technical advice or consultation and assistance to all Payroll-Personnel Systems (PPS) organizations and all levels of IRS management on the full range of personnel/payroll systems products and services.
* Provide assistance and advice in two or more HR Specialties of a wide range of advance HR principles practices techniques and regulations.
* Perform research and analyze the results to develop recommendations to customers through research fact-finding and evaluative techniques.
* Apply automation means to accomplish presentations, data retrieval and to prepare written guidelines and recommendations relating to personnel or payroll projects.
* Apply project management principles and processes to projects and effectively coordinate and integrate project objectives and recommendations.
* Provide knowledge of analytical and evaluative personnel and payroll methods and techniques to accomplish projects.
* Provide technical assistance on the HR automated information systems' procedures and applications. Analyze and resolve problems encountered or referred from others within assigned program areas.

If you are selected at a lower grade level, you will have the opportunity to learn to perform all these duties, and will receive training to help you grow in this position.

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Travel Required

Occasional travel - 1 to 5 nights per month

Supervisory status

No

Promotion Potential

11


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0201 Human Resources Management

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* Must be a U.S. Citizen or National
* IRS Employees with Career or Career Conditional Appointments
* Qualifications

You must meet the following requirements by the closing date of this announcement.

GS-09 LEVEL: You must have one (1) year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-07 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position includes: applying Human Resources Personnel Payroll concepts and practices. Experience using knowledge of research, fact-finding and evaluative techniques in order to perform research and analyze results; Experience using personnel/payroll automation to accomplish workload, research, and data retrieval. Examples of qualifying work experience include: Working with a specialist for payroll human resource functions; or equivalent organizations; Analyzing personnel problems; Implementing changes in human resources requirements; and ensuring accuracy of personnel employee payroll information. OR You may substitute education for specialized experience as follows: A master's or equivalent graduate degree in a related field of study such as: human resources, public administration, organizational psychology, or other administrative and management fields. OR 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a graduate degree in a related field of study such as: human resources, organizational psychology, public administration or other administrative and management fields. OR LL.B. or J.D., if related

GS-11 LEVEL: You must have one (1) year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-09 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position includes: applying Human Resources Personnel Payroll concepts and practices, as well as consultative skills. Experience using knowledge of research, fact-finding and evaluative techniques in order to perform research and analyze results; Experience using personnel/payroll automation to accomplish workload and research, report/graph presentations, data retrieval and to prepare written guidelines and recommendations .Examples of qualifying work experience include: Participating as a specialist/analyst for major payroll human resource functions or equivalent organizations; Analyzing personnel problems; Implementing changes in human resources requirements that will meet future mission demands; and ensuring accuracy of personnel employee payroll information: Trains Personnel/Payroll employees in the operation and maintenance of system equipment. OR You may substitute education for specialized experience as follows: A Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree in a related field of study such as: human resources, organizational psychology, public administration or other administrative and management fields. OR 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a doctoral degree in a related field of study such as: human resources, organizational psychology, public administration or other administrative and management fields. OR LL.M., if related.

For Grades 05 through 11: 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-timework 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 next lower grade level of the grade you are applying to for 52 weeks (time-in-grade requirement).

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Associated topics: benefit, benefit analyst, bonus, compensation consultant, incentive compensation consultant, incentive compensation specialist, payroll, payroll consultant, welfare, wellness

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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