Budget Analyst, GS-0560-09/11
This position will perform routine budget analysis functions such as budget formulation, budget presentation-enactiment, or budget execution.
Your application package may be shared with other selecting officials at NIST with opportunities like the one you are applying to. Additional selections may be made through this vacancy.
- Not Required
To qualify, applicants must have 1 year of specialized experience at the GS-07 level. Specialized experience is defined as experience consolidating narrative information and statistical data to formulate and present budget requests, checking accuracy budget and program data, preparing preliminary budget estimate, conducting budget analysis.
Master's or equivalent graduate degree OR 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree OR LL.B. or J.D, if related
To qualify, applicants must have 1 year of specialized experience at the GS-09 level. Specialized experience is defined as experience in applying principles, practices and methods of budget execution to manage and control an approved budget, interpreting OMB directive and circulars, and reviewing budget submissions for reasonableness, accuracy, and conformance with procedures adn guidelines, conducting financial analyses and providing budgetary advice.
Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree OR 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree OR LL.M., if related
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
Qualification requirements in the vacancy announcement are based on the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Qualification Standards Handbook, which contains Federal qualification standards. This handbook is available on the OPM website located at http:///www.opm.gov/qualifications
This position allows you to qualify and be considered based on your education. To receive this consideration, please submit a copy of your transcripts to document that you have met the education requirement. Unofficial transcripts will be accepted in the application package. However, official transcripts will be required prior to a final offer of employment.
Foreign education: Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet the qualification requirements if the applicant can provide documentation indicating that the foreign education is comparable to that received in an accredited educational institution in the United States. It is the responsibility of the applicant to provide such evidence when applying. For further information, visit: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ous/international/usnei/us/edlite-visitus-forrecog.html
Applicants must meet requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
Your resume must be complete (i.e., include dates of experience, salary, work schedule, etc.), detailed and relevant to the position.
Q - Sensitive
The incumbent performs a variety of routine and recurring budget assignments. Duties include: administrative and analytical duties related to budget formulation and execution; interpreting OMB directives and circulars; providing financial information, guidance, and advice to program managers; reviewing bureau and office budget submissions for reasonableness, accuracy, and conformance with procedures and guidelines; monitoring budget; reviewing interagency agreement cost estimates and other supporting documentation.