About the Agency
The Office of Workers' Compensation Programs administers four major disability compensation programs which provide wage replacement benefits, medical treatment, vocational rehabilitation and other benefits to certain workers or their dependents who experience work-related injury or occupational disease.
The Comptroller provides advice and counsel on Financial Management matters to the Director and Deputy of the Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs (OWCP); provides leadership, advice and counsel on financial management, budget and internal controls matters to OWCP program directors and key executives in an effort to ensure that decisions on the need for and use of funds are efficiently and effectively geared to program and mission accomplishments.
The incumbent serves as the Director, OWCP’s key liaison between agencies financial management operation and OWCP and Departmental organizations, specifically the Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO), the Performance Management Center (PMC), and the Departmental Budget Center (DBC), designed to fully integrate planning, performance, accountability and budgetary goals and requirements; formulates and establishes strategic organizational and financial management goals and objectives; develops standards, performance measures, procedures and program plans which contribute to the strategic business mission of OWCP.
The Comptroller initiates new agency planning and performance management processes, financial management, budget and internal controls programs that increase efficiency and effectiveness and encourages the integration of program performance and financial data; develops budget estimates and assures sound financial planning review and analysis of legislative proposals, conducts or directs the special analyses and reviews related to the use of resources, providing the results to the Director, OWCP and appropriate OWCP executives and managers