Budget Analyst

Department Of The Interior Harpers Ferry , WV 25425

Posted 3 weeks ago

  • Duties




This position is located in the Workforce & Inclusion, in the Learning and Development Division.

The incumbent serves as a Consultant and advisor in all phases of budget and related financial management matters. They also will provide leadership to managers to budget programs in budget formulation and execution.

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The major duties of the Budget Analyst include, but are not limited to the following:

  • -Formulating and tracking the budget for Workforce Management and Inclusion's annual and multi-year fund source.
  • -Determining the human capital and financial cost-effectiveness of Directorate programs.
  • -Advising senior management on issues related to budget formulation.
  • -Monitoring Directorate budget expenditures to ensure proper use.
  • -Working with program managers to recommend and develop policies and procedures that assure maximum effectiveness of budget formulation and execution.
  • -Mastering software programs associated with the National Park Service budgets, and providing training as needed to new assistants who will use this software.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

Supervisory status


Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

0560 Budget Analysis

  • Requirements



Conditions of Employment

  • U.S. Citizenship required.

  • Appointment subject to background investigation and favorable adjudication.

  • Meet Selective Service Registration Act requirement for males

  • Selectee will be required to participate in the Direct Deposit Electronics Funds Transfer Program.

  • Any individual who is currently holding, or has held within the previous 52 weeks, a General Schedule position under non-temporary appointment in the competitive or excepted service, must meet time-in-grade requirements (must have served 52 weeks at the next lower grade or equivalent in the Federal service). Time-in-grade requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement.

  • If you are a new employee in the Federal government, you will be required to complete a one-year probationary period.

  • You may be required to travel overnight away from home up to a few nights per month. You must obtain a government charge card for travel purposes.


All qualifications must be met by the closing date of this announcement-05/12/2020-unless otherwise stated in this vacancy announcement.

Credit will be given for all appropriate qualifying experience. To receive credit for experience, your resume MUST clearly indicate the nature of the duties and responsibilities for each position, starting and ending dates of employment (month/year), and the resume must reflect either full-time or 40 hours per week. If a part-time work schedule is reflected, the hours must be annotated to ensure proper crediting of specialized experience.

EXPERIENCE: At least one full year of specialized experience comparable in scope and responsibility to the GS-11 grade level in the Federal service (obtained in either the public or private sectors). This experience must include all of the following: Knowledge of Congressional and Departmental financial processes, procedures, and requirements; AND knowledge of DOI's accounting and financial management systems; AND skill in budget formulation to maintain financial controls.

Volunteer Experience: 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.


There is no substitution of education for experience at the grade level(s) of this announcement.

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Budget Analyst

Department Of The Interior