Revenue Analyst

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
May 01, 2017
Closes
Jun 12, 2017
Function
Analyst
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

About the Agency

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CBO's Tax Analysis Division is seeking an analyst with an interest in tax research to join its revenue-estimating staff.

The Tax Analysis Division is responsible for forecasting federal revenues as part of CBO's baseline budget projections and for providing the Congress with analysis and evaluation of the effects of past and proposed changes to federal tax policies. The revenue analyst will develop baseline revenue estimates and estimates of revenue gains and losses from legislative proposals. The analyst also will conduct empirical research on federal tax policy, undertaking short-term analyses of current legislative proposals and preparing CBO studies. The position requires extensive contact with legislative and executive branch staff members and a facility for quantitative work, including economic modeling and budget tracking.

Qualifications
The successful candidate will have at least a masters degree in economics, public policy, or a related field; a strong background in economics; quantitative analytical experience in economic, tax, or closely related fields; excellent communication and interpersonal skills; the ability to initiate and complete projects independently and as a team member; and a desire to work on issues of current and potential legislative interest to the Congress.

Salary and Benefits
The salary is competitive and will be commensurate with experience, education, and other qualifications. CBO offers excellent benefits and a collegial, respectful work environment.


TRAVEL REQUIRED:
  • Not Required

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
  • No

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
  • Tier Two Background Investigation.
  • The successful candidate will have at least a masters degree in economics, public policy, or a related field; a strong background in economics; quantitative analytical experience in economic, tax, or closely related fields; excellent communication and interpersonal skills; the ability to initiate and complete projects independently and as a team member; and a desire to work on issues of current and potential legislative interest to the Congress.

    See Qualifications above

    The successful candidate will have at least a masters degree in economics, public policy, or a related field.

    Job filled by alternative hiring process not in the competitive service.

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