JOB DESCRIPTION: Budget Analysts perform, advise on, or supervise work in any phase of the Planning, Programming, Budgeting and Execution Process. They formulate, analyze, present, defend, communicate, and execute NGA's financial program. They provide financial analysis, guidance, and advice to stakeholders. They review and make recommendations concerning budget requests and justifications and they analyze and conLearn more about this agency
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) Financial Management Directorate is seeking self-motivated, team-oriented budget analysts capable of operating with broad, goal-oriented guidance in a fast paced, sometimes stressful, environment. Budget Analysts perform a variety of services covering full-spectrum Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution (PPBE) responsibilities. At the Pay Band 4 level, Budget Analysts possess strong analytical skills and are expected to serve in positions providing budget analysis support to complex programs. The Budget Analyst is experienced in all aspects of the DoD/IC PPBE process and engages with program managers and senior leaders to provide financial management expertise. PB4 Budget Analysts independently prepare and present information and decision papers and briefings that include impact statements and recommended alternatives. Budget Analysts typically are closely aligned with specific programs, serving with a focus inward to understand program requirements and the related resource information. They maintain program level financial data and understand program level requirements data. They accurately enter, track, and modify resource data in NGA's financial systems. They have exposure to the acquisition cycle such that enables them to best support Program Managers by providing accurate, timely, and value-added financial data in support of decision making. They are innovators and change agents to improve organizational efficiency and effectiveness and to develop and implement analytic processes that advance the financial management tradecraft. Budget Analysts are responsible for formulation, analysis, presentation, and defense of NGA's program budget submission as well as the execution of NGA's annual appropriated funds in accordance with oversight guidance and Agency priorities. Budget Analysts utilize NGA's financial databases to analyze resource information and use data analysis and visualization tools to extract and convey pertinent budget data within the appropriate context to support consequent decision making. Budget Analysts utilize sound data management techniques to automate financial data and reduce administrative errors. Incumbents will be required to obtain a DoD Financial Management Certification Level 3 within 2 years of taking their position.
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