Job Overview

Summary

The Bureau of Indian Affairs is the lead agency for the United States in carrying on a government-to-government relationship with the tribal nations. A challenging and dynamic place to work, it enhances the quality of life, promotes economic opportunity, and carries out the responsibility to protect and improve the trust assets of American Indians, Indian tribes and Alaska Natives.

BUDGET ANALYST, GS-0560-9/11/12, 2 Positions, #1050057 & #1050058,

Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Office of Budget and Performance 

Management, Division of Budget Formulation and Performance Management, Washington, D.C.

GS-12:  $75,621 - $98,305 Per Annum

GS-11:  $63,091 - $82,019 Per Annum

GS-09:  $52,146 - $67,787 Per Annum

INDIAN PREFERENCE: Preference in filling vacancies is given to qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Preference Act of 1934 (Title 25, USC, Section 472). Verification of Form BIA-4432 must be submitted with the application if claiming Indian Preference. Indian Preference eligibles that are not currently employed with the Federal service will be appointed under the Excepted Service Appointment Authority Schedule A, 213.3112(A)(7).

VETERANS EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES ACT (VEOA): Preference eligibles may apply for permanent positions (career or career-conditional appointments) under merit promotion procedures for VEOA appointments; however, veteran’s preference is not a factor in these appointments. To be eligible for a VEOA appointment, a veteran must be a preference eligible OR veteran separated after 3 or more years of continuous active service performed under honorable conditions. Applicants must submit a copy of their DD-214 for verification of eligibility. For more information, click here: http://www.fedshirevets.gov/job/shav/index.aspx#veoa

FORMER FEDERAL EMPLOYEES: Former Federal Employees are required to indicate whether they received a Voluntary Separation Incentive Payment (VSIP) buyout in their previous employment with the Federal government, and are required to submit a copy of the applicable Notification of Personnel Action (SF-50) regarding the VSIP. The majority of individuals, who accept reemployment with the Federal government within 5 years of receiving the VSIP amount, must repay the gross amount of the separation pay prior to reemployment.

Duties

NOTE: If the position is filled at a lower grade level, subsequent promotion to the next grade level will be processed without further competition under the Merit Promotion Program at such time as performance and qualification requirements are met and classification review discloses the duties being performed properly warrant classification to the next higher grade level.

SUMMARY OF DUTIES:

- Participates in planning and carrying out annual and multi-year budgeting

-   Provides expert advice on all phases of appropriated and Industrial Fund Budgeting

-   Collects, coordinates, analyzes and disseminates budgetary, statistic, logistical and

demographic data

-   Serves as an advisor on budget related matters, including policy formulation and program

development

-  Participates in the development of management decisions and organizational plans and

meetings and conferences concerned with the overall management of the operation programs

-  Devises appropriate methods for securing information and developing data from such sources

as the Federal System, on-site reviews, and discussions with budget management

-   Reviews submitted budgets for adherence to required format, policy and instructions

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • WORK REQUIRES TRAVEL AWAY FROM THE DUTY STATION ON FIELD ASSIGNMENTS.

Relocation Authorized

  • Yes
  • TRAVEL AND RELOCATION EXPENSES INCLUDING REIMBURSABLE REAL ESTATE EXPENSES WILL BE AUTHORIZED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE FEDERAL TRAVEL REGULATIONS, EXCLUDING CONTRACTOR-PROVIDED HOM SALE.