FBI Special Agent: Accounting/Finance
Company: Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
Posted on: May 12, 2022
FBI Special Agents apply their professional expertise and unique
skill sets to their work every day. Many come from professional
backgrounds, including finance and accounting, which helps ensure
accountability, identify criminal activity, uncover hidden assets
and connect the dots to trace transactions to their source. Your
diversified financial skills can significantly contribute to all
areas of crime solving, from counterintelligence and cybersecurity
to organized crime and terrorism.
You can expect continued specialized training once onboard and
opportunities to work on some of the Bureau's most complex cases.
The scope and scale of our investigations provide unique challenges
unlike anything you could work on in the private sector. Your
ultimate mission: to protect the American people and uphold the
Constitution of the United States.
$66,991.25 - $86,442.50
Salary is commensurate to experience and location.
Candidates must: Adhere to strict standards of conduct. Undergo a
rigorous background investigation, credit checks and a polygraph in
order to obtain a Top Secret Sensitive Compartmented Information
(SCI) Clearance. Pass all physical fitness requirements; must be
physically fit to complete training at the FBI Academy at Quantico,
VA, and maintain a high level of fitness throughout your career.
Pass a medical exam, which includes, but is not limited to, meeting
visual and hearing standards. Successfully complete approximately
19 weeks of employment as a Special Agent trainee, while housed at
the FBI Academy at Quantico. Upon graduation from the FBI Academy,
be available to transfer to one of the FBI's 56 Field Offices,
including San Juan, Puerto Rico or remote resident agencies
(satellite offices) to meet the needs of the FBI. Special Agents
rarely return to their processing office. Applicants should ensure
that their families are prepared for and support this move.
Throughout your career, be available for temporary duty assignments
anywhere in the world, on either a temporary or a long-term basis.
Work a minimum of a 50-hour workweek, which may include irregular
hours, and be on-call 24/7, including holidays and weekends. Be
willing and able to participate in arrests, execute search
warrants, raids and similar assignments. In addition, all Special
Agent candidates must successfully complete the Special Agent
Selection System (SASS), a mentally and physically challenging
process designed to find only the most capable applicants. The
selection process typically takes one year or more to complete.
You must: Be a U.S. citizen. Be at least 23 years old and not have
reached your 37th birthday on appointment. Be able to obtain a Top
Secret SCI Clearance. Have two years of full-time professional work
experience (see work experience waiver for exceptions). Meet the
FBI's Employment Eligibility requirements. Possess a valid driver's
license with at least six months driving experience.
EDUCATION Candidates must have a bachelor's degree or higher
(preferably in Accounting or a related field, such as Business
Administration, Finance or Forensic Accounting). All degrees must
be from an accredited college or university and must be verified by
submitting college transcripts.
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