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    This position is located in Tacoma, Washington in the Health Administration Service at the American Lakes Division of VA Puget Sound Health Care System. The primary purpose of the position is to maintain effective cost control over budgetary functions of the Veterans Lodging Program, State Home Services, Veterans Transportation Services and the Beneficiary Travel Program.

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    Major duties include:

    • Budgetary tasks related to Beneficiary Travel and State Home authorizations
    • On-line financial and contract related applications
    • Resolving contract-related issues
    • Generating reports for auditing purposes
    • Insuring fiduciary requirements are met
    • Developing financial data in support of long-term budget formulation
    • Projecting cost of operations
    • Forecasting shortfalls and actions to accommodate changes
    • Monitoring control point expenditures
    • Analyzing workload and identifying trends
    • Performing special projects/studies for cost effectiveness, budget projections and audits
    • Reconciling monetary data with Fiscal Services budgetary and expenditure data
    • Serving as Contracting Officer Representative, monitoring regulatory and statutory provisions related to government contracts
    • Monitoring contract performance, providing recommendations on contractor proposals
    • Verifying invoices for appropriate pricing
    • Conducting quarterly audits
    • Compiling statistical data

    Work Schedule: Monday - Friday; 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
    Telework: Not available
    Virtual: This is not a virtual position.
    Position Description/PD#: Procurement Technician / PD #41222
    Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/539520600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.