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The Office of Program Direction and Analysis, Office of the Deputy Director for Resource Management, Office of Science (SC) is seeking a motivated and highly-qualified candidate for an exciting full-time permanent position located in Germantown, MD. The incumbent to this position serves as a Financial Analyst and will provide direction, guidance and advice to the Director, staff, and senior management on the justification, presentation, management, execution and monitoring of the Science Program Direction budget. To learn more about the Office of Program Direction and Analysis, please visit the website


As a Financial Analyst, you will:

  • Serve as an expert and technical advisor to management officials both at Headquarters and in the Field and Site Offices in the planning, financial management, and program direction budgeting process.
  • Interpret, analyze, and project the potential effects of budgetary and Congressional actions affecting subprograms within program direction.
  • Interpret and analyze program planning and budgetary guidance, Office of Management and Budget (OMB) guidelines and directives, actions circulated for review, and DOE policies.
  • Initiate, conduct, prepare, and perform in-depth analysis on program direction and field operations actual expenditure, obligations, costing patterns, projections, levels and sources of resources needed, anticipated impediments, and alternative resource strategies in order to support budget formulation, defense, execution, and periodic inquiry.
  • Develop a variety of financial and budget reports and documents for decision-makers, DOE financial offices, OMB, and Congress.