FINANCIAL ANALYST

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington, D.C
Posted
Jan 27, 2022
Closes
Feb 01, 2022
Function
Analyst
Hours
Full Time
Duties

As a FINANCIAL ANALYST, you will:
  • Utilize Excel and Access tools to assist in the implementation of the process to provide Operating Subsidy to public housing projects. In this role the employee will be responsible for the processing, validation and review of data and automated documents submitted to the Financial Management Division (FMD) by public housing agencies (PHAs).
  • Review and analyze complex situations, making recommendations and implementing creative solutions to financial problems.
  • Perform financial analysis using knowledge of various controlling authorities (laws, regulations, OMB circulars, GAAP, GASB) to identify trends and issues, assess the effectiveness of program implementation, compliance with program requirements, the financial performance and condition of PHAs and public housing projects, identify program accomplishments, or conduct quality control effort.
  • Develop reports using Excel, Micro Strategy, SharePoint, InfoPath, or other program software to implement either one time activities, prepare standardized documents, manage ongoing processes to collect various data/forms, or monitor the Field Offices' completion of tasks.
  • Participate in project teams to develop new software programs. The employee provide input and feedback to the project team to ensure that any new systems designed be responsive to FMD's business needs and can be integrated into other systems or processes that FMD uses in the Operating Subsidy process. The employee will assist in the development of business requirement documents and functional requirement documents, conduct testing of new systems, and perform other roles to ensure FMD's interests are represented as needed.


Requirements

Conditions of Employment



Candidates will be selected for a job assigned to one of the official duty stations listed in this announcement. Failure to report to duty at the location for which the candidate is selected may be grounds for a disciplinary action, including removal.

There is 1 vacancy that may be filled in any of the below locations:
  • Washington, District of Columbia
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Cleveland, Ohio
Key Requirements:
  • Please refer to "Conditions of Employment."
  • Must be U.S. Citizen or U.S. National.


  • Qualifications

    You must meet the following requirements within 30 days of the closing date of this announcement.
    Specialized Experience: For the GS-13, you must have one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-12 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized Experience for this position includes:
    • Applying analytical and problem-solving techniques to identify financial trends and issues and developing solutions; AND
    • Developing financial analytical reports and presenting that data to management; AND
    • Conducting financial and risk assessments of financial data for policies, initiatives, and program budgets; AND
    • Providing direction or technical assistance applying controlling authorities such as financial laws and regulations (eg. OMB circulars)
    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.

    Time-in-Grade: In addition to the above requirements, you must meet the following time-in-grade requirement, if applicable:
    For the GS-13 you must have been at the GS-12 level for 52 weeks.

    Time After Competitive Appointment: Candidates who are current Federal employees serving on a non-temporary competitive appointment must have served at least three months in that appointment.

    Education

    The education generally must be from an accredited (or pre-accredited) college or university recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. If you are qualifying based on foreign education, you must submit proof of creditability of education as evaluated by a credentialing agency. Refer to the OPM instructions .

    Additional information

    OTHER INFORMATION:
    • We may select from this announcement or any other source to fill one or more vacancies.
    • Relocation expenses will not be paid.
    • Relocation incentive will not be paid.
    • Recruitment incentive will not be paid.
    • This is a bargaining unit position.
    • This position is Non-Exempt from the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
    • HUD offers alternative and flexible work schedules.
    CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
    • A one year probationary period may be required.
    • Must successfully complete a background investigation.
    • Complete a Declaration for Federal Employment to determine your suitability for Federal employment, at the time requested by the agency.
    • Have your salary sent to a financial institution of your choice by Direct Deposit/Electronic Funds Transfer.
    • If you are a male applicant born after December 31, 1959, certify that you have registered with the Selective Service System or are exempt from having to do so.
    • Go through a Personal Identity Verification (PIV) process that requires two forms of identification from the Form i-9. Federal law requires verification of the identity and employment eligibility of all new hires in the U.S.
    • Obtain and use a Government-issued charge card for business-related travel.

    As required by Executive Order 14043 , Federal employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 regardless of the employee's duty location or work arrangement (e.g., telework, remote work, etc.), subject to such exceptions as required by law. The agency will provide additional information regarding what information or documentation will be needed and how you can request of the agency a legally required exception from this requirement.

    Employees are considered fully vaccinated for COVID-19 two weeks after they have received the requisite number of doses of a COVID-19 vaccine approved or authorized for emergency use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, or that has been listed for emergency use by the World Health Organization.

    If selected, you will be required to submit documentation of proof of vaccination or have an approved exemption request on/or before appointment or onboarding.
    ????HUD employees are subject to a number of government-wide and HUD specific ethics laws and regulations, including restrictions on working in a real estate related business, and having Section 8 tenants, along with other prohibited interests and activities. To review applicable ethics rules and HUD specific restrictions, please visit https://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/program_offices/general_counsel/ethics .

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