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    This position is located in the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General (DoD OIG), Financial Management Office. The Budget Analyst is responsible for participating in all aspects of Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution (PPBE) process. The incumbent will also perform a wide variety of analytical and administrative duties connected with the formulation, presentation, and execution of the OIG budget. This position is located in Alexandria, VA.

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    As a Budget Analyst, GS-0560-13, your typical work assignments may include the following:

    Identifies and defines problems, conducts analyses, and provides recommendations to OIG leadership for planning, programming, and allocation and execution of resources. Reviews, analyzes, and integrates data to develop recommendations with respect to continuing expanding, reducing, or eliminating various programs at resourcing decision points with the PPBE cycle.

    Develops the Budget Estimate Submission (BES) and the OIG Program Objective Memorandum (POM). Reviews the budget and program requirements with the OIG senior leadership. Analyzes detailed data to ensure that resources are appropriately allocated to each program and that resources of related programs are compatible in scope and sufficiency. Performs cost benefit and trade-off analyses among competing budgets and programs to balance the OIG's total obligation authority with both new and established priorities.

    Reviews Office of Secretary of Defense (OSD) Program Decision Memorandum (PDM) and Program and Budget Decisions (PBD) for impacts on OIG programs, coordinates appeals, and provides recommended positions for senior leader decisions. Analyzes policies, directives, and changes in resource requirements assessing impacts on OIG programs and recommending options to address resulting issues. Reviews, analyses, and interprets legislation, Congressional language, OMB directives and DoD guidelines to determine resource impact on OIG programs and budgets.

    Assists in the preparation of budget hearings, presentations, and defense of estimates before the DoD Comptroller, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), and Congressional oversight committees. Prepares written justification and develops backup material in response to specific questions. Prepares reports, statistical and financial tables, charts, and other data that support such estimates.

    Monitors the execution of the OIG's approved operating budget to assure that funds are properly allocated and are being obligated effectively in support of authorized management objectives. Recommends adjustments, such as redistribution of funds within budget accounts in response to changes in programs, staffing levels, and/or funds available. Exercises budget control through review and approval of the obligation and expenditure of funds for management and administrative purposes.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel up to 15% for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0560 Budget Analysis

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