Job Overview

Summary

"Since its founding in 1961, the US Agency for International Development has invested in innovative, cost-effective solutions that save millions of lives..."

USAID is an independent Federal Government agency that receives overall foreign policy guidance from the Secretary of State. With headquarters in Washington, D.C., USAID fosters transformational development around the world. Our work supports economic growth and trade; agriculture and the environment; education and training; democracy and governance; global health; global partnerships and humanitarian assistance. We operate in four regions of the world: Sub-Saharan Africa; Asia and the Near East; Latin America and the Caribbean; and Europe and Eurasia. For more information on USAID please click on the link: www.usaid.gov

 

This position is located in the Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave N.W., Washington, DC in the Bureau for Asia, Strategic Planning Office (ASIA/SPO).

 

If you are interested in applying, please read the vacancy announcement in its entirety and follow the instructions listed under "HOW TO APPLY". 

 

Duties

You will administer the formulation and justification of the Operating Expense budget for the Asia Bureau and its subsidiary missions.  Serve as the technical authority on budget formulation for a major component of the Agency.  Initiate and formulate the bureau operating expense policies, budgets and serves as a financial management advisor for the operational aspects of the bureau’s missions.  Serve as a technical expert on the most challenging operational expense reforms, strategic planning of budget requirements and formulates budgeting alternatives.  

You will provide expert analysis and advice on agency-wide budgeting guidance and assesses impact on the financial condition of the bureau and its subsidiary missions.  Originate and establish criteria for budget submissions and the adherence of Agency guidelines and policies for administering the operating expense budget of the Asia bureau and its subsidiary missions.