Job Title: Director, Budget DivisionJob Announcement Number: MP-14-74
Agency: Broadcasting Board of Governors
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/ Per Year
Thursday, April 10, 2014 to
Thursday, May 01, 2014
SERIES & GRADE:
Full Time -
1 vacancy in the following location:
Washington DC, DC View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
Status Candidates (Merit Promotion and VEOA Eligibles)
The position is located in the Office of the Chief Financial Officer of the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG). the incumbent serves as the Budget Compliance Director responsible for directing the staff in the development, oversight, and delivering of financial resources and services for the BBG program offices and its grantees.
THIS POSITION IS NOT COVERED BY A UNION AGREEMENT
Note: Budgetary conditions may delay or otherwise affect filling this vacancy. However, all interested candidates should apply now.
The Broadcasting Board of Governors is conveniently located within walking distance to the Green, Yellow and Blue Metro lines.
INTRODUCTION TO AGENCY
The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), an independent federal agency, is an exciting, multi cultural organization that encompasses all U.S. civilian international broadcasting. The BBG is comprised of the Voice of America, which delivers high quality, multimedia programming in 44 languages to audiences worldwide; the Office of Cuba Broadcasting (Radio and TV Marti); the International Broadcasting Bureau, which provides transmission, administrative, and other support service; and three grantee organizations - Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty; the Middle East Broadcasting Networks (Alhurra TV and Radio Sawa), and Radio Free Asia. Our staff of dedicated professionals serves as an example of a free and independent media, reaching a worldwide audience with news, information, and relevant discussions.
- U.S. Citizenship ONLY
- Candidates MUST meet all qualification requirements by closing date.
- Relocation expenses WILL NOT be paid
- Selectee will be subject to an investigation for suitability determination
- If selected, you will be required to file OGE Form 450-Financial Disclosure
DUTIES:Back to top
Duties include but are not limited to the following:
- Formulates, executes, analyzes, and defends the BBG budget; manages the corporate funds control process; serves as the external liaison for the BBG on matters related to its budget; manages the grants and currency loss programs; ensures tax compliance; and supports customer through effective travel, passport, payroll, funding and payments services.
- Manages and assists in the preparation and submission of all agency financial resources documents and ad-hoc reports to OMB, Congress and Treasury (e.g., budget development, Hill Notices, budget data requests, prompt payment, FTW, travel, etc.).
- Performs or oversees the performance of fund and grants administration, fiscal operations, risk assessments, ongoing analyses, reconciliations, and interpretation of financial date (from grantees and NNG) to determine if the information is accurate, complete and informative.
- Resolves complex analysis and reporting problems (e.g., coding structure, data standardization, impacts of Congressional and OMB budgetary decisions on agency's resources plan) encountered in the oversight, analysis, reconciliation and consolidation of financial and performance reports applicable to all BBG appropriations and funds.
- Provides key support to the annual financial statement audit, A-123 program, and other external audits/reviews (by OIG, GAO, IRS, etc.) as required.
- Performs the full range of supervisory duties such as planning, scheduling and assigning work and set priorities and may serve as a Contacting Officer's Representative (COR)
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:Back to top
Basic Qualifications: Applicants must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade level which is directly related to this line of work.
Specialized Experience is experience that has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. Examples are: Demonstrated experience in management and supervision, expert knowledge of federal budget regulations, Appropriation Laws, federal accounting standards, theories, concepts, fiscal policies and regulations, federal travel regulations, OPM payroll requirement, OMB Circulars and precedents applicable to the financial administration of Federal executive agencies and grantees in order to oversee the development and execution of financial resources and fiscal compliance and skill in oral and written communications,
Suitability Determination: If selected, you will be subject to a security investigation to establish your suitability for federal employment. The security investigation will include, among other aspects, a review of your credit and legal history.
This position may require you to serve a 1-year supervisory period
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Once the application process is complete, a review of your application will be made to ensure you meet the job requirements and competencies.
- Budget and Grant laws and regulations
- Oral and written communication
Possession of competencies may be address in a cover letter and/or resume.
To determine if you are qualified for this job, a review of your resume and supporting documentation will be made and compared against your responses to the occupational questionnaire. The numeric rating you receive is based on your responses to the questionnaire. If, after reviewing your resume and or supporting documentation, a determination is made that you have inflated your qualifications and or experience your score can and will be adjusted to more accurately reflect your abilities. Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect your rating.