Budget Analyst

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Aug 11, 2017
Closes
Aug 29, 2017
Function
Analyst
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

About the Agency

This opportunity is also open to Status eligibles under Announcement 17-HUD-703. Please refer to that announcement for details on open period, eligibility, and how to apply.

This position is located in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, in the Office of Housing, Office of Budget and Field Resources.

The Office of Housing provides vital public services through its nationally administered programs. It oversees the Federal Housing Administration (FHA), the largest mortgage insurer in the world, and regulates important parts of the housing industry. The Office of Housing also helps ensure consumers can access housing counseling and provides affordable rental housing through its Multifamily housing program. The Office of Housing is committed to helping all Americans obtain safe, decent affordable housing.


KEY REQUIREMENTS:
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  • Please refer to "Conditions of Employment."
  • Requires the successful completion of a background investigation.
  • You must meet the following requirements by the closing date of this announcement.



    For the GS-12, you must have one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-11 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position includes:

    • Preparing budget estimates and justifications for review; AND

    • Analyzing directives, circulars, and policies and advising managers; AND

    • Monitoring budget execution, identifying options and recommending actions as needed; AND

    • Preparing analysis and reports using automated financial systems.



    For the GS-11, you must have one 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:

    • Preparing budget estimates and justifications for review; AND

    • Analyzing directives, circulars, and policies and advising managers; AND

    • Monitoring budget execution and providing status updates to managers; AND

    • Preparing reports using automated financial systems.

    OR

    You may substitute education for specialized experience as follows:

    • 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




    For the GS-09, you must have one 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:

    • Preparing budget estimates and justifications for review; AND

    • Analyzing directives, circulars, and policies and advising managers; AND

    • Preparing reports using automated financial systems.

    OR

    You may substitute education for specialized experience as follows:

    • 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


    OR

    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 either the public, private sector or volunteer service. One year of experience refers to full-time work; part-time work is considered on a prorated basis. To ensure full credit for your work experience, please indicate dates of employment by month/day/year, and indicate number of hours worked per week on your resume.

    Other


    DUTIES:

    The following are the duties of this position at the GS-12. 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.

    • Assisting in the preparation of budget estimates and justifications.
    • Interpreting OMB directives and circulars.
    • Providing information and advice to program manager.
    • Reviewing and editing program office and office budget submissions for reasonableness, accuracy, and conformance with procedures and guidelines.