Budget Analyst/Fund Certified Officer

U.S. Environmental Proetction Agency

About the organization

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This position is located in located in the Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards-Research Triangle Park, various divisions, in Durham (Research Triangle Park), NC. The Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards (OAQPS) is responsible for developing and implementing a variety of national air quality programs, such as the national air toxics program, national ambient air quality standards, and regional haze. As one of the principle entities in charge of carrying out the regulatory directives in the Clean Air Act, we produce more guidance, regulations, and policy memos than most offices in EPA

Duties

At the entry level of this position, you will:

Participate in budget formulation, budget presentation, and budget execution;

Assist in reviews, edits, and consolidation of the annual and multi-year budget estimates for assigned organizations into a single budget request;

Identify and analyze basic trends in the receipt, obligation, or expenditure of funds.

Consolidate budgetary data prepared by others. Enter and adjust budgetary data in various reports. Summarize information and enter data in a few related forms and schedules in accepted format. Check agreement of totals and subtotals of costs for similar line items in related reports. Compare and match costs of selected program elements and/or support functions by line item, object class, or identifying code.

Participate in transferring funds within accounts of the same appropriation. Assist in verifying prepared allotments and sub-allotments of funds for distribution.
Determine whether funds are being used on a timely basis to support the organization or program’s mission and objectives in accordance with the annual work plan. Write brief factual reports that detail the purposes for which funds were obligated and expended.

Analyze, evaluate, and compile basic budget data to answer routine requests for information.

Qualifications

Qualifications are based on an evaluation of a candidate's education and qualifying experience.

Salary

$44,944

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Please provide the following documents:

--Resume clearly stating your experience related to this position as described in the Duties section and Qualifications section. In describing your experience, you need to be clear and specific. We may not make assumptions regarding your experience.

--College transcripts - if qualifying for this position based on education or a combination of experience and education, you are required to submit either unofficial transcripts or a list of courses that includes school(s) attended, school address, course title, grades earned, completion dates, department, and quarter or semester hours earned.

--Description of Service (DOS) - Documenting your training start date; sworn in date; service end date; and Country Director signature.

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