Department of State - Agency Wide Budget Analyst in Washington, District Of Columbia
Summary This position is located in the Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration, Office of the Comptroller. The incumbent serves as a Budget Analyst responsible for budget formulation, justification and presentation; budget execution; and budget oversight for a segment of an organization's programs. Responsibilities Plan, organize, coordinate, and carry out annual and multi-year budgeting in support of assigned appropriations, bureau(s), or major bureau components or programs. Review, analyze, consolidate, and revise budget execution plans. Advise program and other managers of the necessity for and type of budgetary action to be implemented to meet their particular programmatic requirements. Develop cost-benefit and other analysis for recommending changes in funding and budget plans, and highlights the impact, including out-years, on programs, projects, or activities. Review and analyze requests for apportionments, transfers, and allotments for accuracy of technical treatment and format, mathematical accuracy, adequacy of supporting narrative documentation, and conformance with budgetary policy and guidelines. Requirements Conditions of Employment Qualifications Applicants must meet all the required qualification requirements, including education, and any selective placement factors described below by the closing date of this announcement. If you are qualifying based on education OR if there are mandatory education requirements listed below, you MUST submit a copy of your college transcript with your application. NOTE: Applicants must meet time-in-grade and time after competitive appointment requirements, by the closing date of this announcement. Time-In-Grade Requirements: Federal applicants must have served 52 weeks at the next lower grade to satisfy time-in-grade restrictions, per 5CFR 300, Subpart F. Applicants must have 1 year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-12 level in the Federal service which provided the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the duties of the position. Qualifying specialized experience must demonstrate the following: Experience in budgetary requirements and activities to maintain oversight and control over assignedareas of responsibility. Experience analyzing and comparing program content, conducting cost-benefit analysisof alternative budgetand program actions. Experience formulating, justifying and executing budgets for a program or function area. Experience researching and interpreting Congressional and legal authorities. There is no substitute of education for specialized experience for the GS-13 position. Education See the qualifications section of this vacancy announcement for education requirements, if applicable. Additional Information For reasonable accommodation at the U.S. Department of State, please contact the Office of Accessibility and Accommodations at (202) 663-3474 or ReasonableAccommodations@state.gov. If eligible, telework and remote work agreements may be permitted with supervisory approval. Please note that any approved remote work arrangement is subject to the locality pay area of the alternative telework worksite. If eligible, applicants to this announcement may be referred to other positions in other Bureaus/Offices in the Department that may require a higher security clearance. EMPLOYMENT ELIGIBILITY VERIFICATION PROGRAM (E-Verify) – U.S. law requires organizations to employ only individuals who may legally work in the United States - either U.S. citizens, or foreign citizens who have the necessary authorization. This agency utilizes E-Verify to compare information from the Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, to data from U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Social Security Administration (SSA) records to confirm employment eligibility. If the employee’s information does not match DHS and/or SSA records, the employee is given an opportunity to resolve the problem. If eligibility cannot be verified, employment will be terminated.