Supervisory Financial Specialist

Corporation for National and Community Service

About the organization

We are the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), a federal agency that helps millions of Americans improve the lives of their fellow citizens through service. Working hand in hand with local partners, we tap the ingenuity and can-do spirit of the American people to tackle some of the most pressing challenges facing our nation.

We invest in thousands of nonprofit and faith-based groups that are making a difference across the country. We are AmeriCorps, Senior Corps, and the Volunteer Generation Fund, and more. We serve, we build, and we make an impact that changes lives and communities.


The Supervisory Financial Specialist manages the delivery of financial management and procurement services for AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC) Headquarters and Regional offices. Develops and implements operational processes and procedures to ensure effective financial resource execution. Primary duties include:

• Manages the overall NCCC budget process from planning and formulation, to monitoring execution and reporting. Monitors budgets throughout the year to ensure funds are invested and managed responsibly and strategically.
• Supervises approximately 5 to 7 staff members in the accomplishment of financial activities.
• Executes and monitors financial activities utilizing Agency financial systems. Generates a variety of comprehensive recurring and special finance related reports to ensure efficient use of funds.
• Ensures proper financial, including COR, record maintenance.
• Contributes to the strategic planning process by forecasting budgetary implications of proposed program initiatives.
• Provides procurement guidance and support to staff members to ensure compliance with contract provisions. Coordinates the acquisition and management of resources to include day-to-day financial activities and the procurement of equipment, supplies, services and goods for the program.
• Manages the NCCC procurement processes. Develops and implements policies and procedures for the submission, award tracking, execution and close


Applicants must have one year of specialized experience (paid, unpaid, or volunteer work) comparable in scope and responsibility to at least the mid-range of the NY-03 pay band, which would be at, or equivalent to, the GS-12/13 level in the Federal Service. Specialized experience must include all of the following: 1) Work experience forecasting, executing and monitoring a Federal organization's budget/financial resources; 2) Work experience managing or supervising subordinates; and 3) Work experience with Federal procurement and COR requirements.


$95,000 to $104,600

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

This is a Term position not to exceed 2 years; however, it may be extended for up to a maximum of 5 years. The incumbent will be eligible for all Federal benefits, including Federal retirement.

Please submit your resume together with your proof of noncompetitive eligibility to: [email protected]

Thank you for your interest in the Corporation for National and Community Service.

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