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    The ideal candidate will have experience overseeing and managing budget transactions and financial program activities and providing technical advice, guidance and direction to internal and external customers. This position starts at a salary of $117,191 (GS-14). Apply for this exciting opportunity to become a member of the Program Analysis & Evaluation team within FEMA.

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    Responsibilities

    When disaster strikes, America looks to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Now FEMA looks to you. Join our team and use your talent to support Americans in their times of greatest need. FEMA prepares the nation for all hazards and manages Federal response and recovery efforts following any national incident. We foster innovation, reward performance and creativity, and provide challenges on a routine basis with a well-skilled, knowledgeable, high performance workforce. Please visit www.fema.gov for additional information.

    EMERGENCY ASSIGNMENT: Every FEMA employee has regular and recurring emergency management responsibilities, though not every position requires routine deployment to disaster sites. All positions are subject to recall around the clock for emergency management operations, which may require irregular work hours, work at locations other than the official duty station, and may include duties other than those specified in the employee's official position description. Travel requirements in support of emergency operations may be extensive in nature (weeks to months), with little advance notice, and may require employees to relocate to emergency sites with physically austere and operationally challenging conditions.

    In the position of Financial Management Specialist, you will be responsible for serving as an expert, analyzing and resolving complex issues related to the financial program aspects of a significant organizational segment of an agency. Typical duties will include:

    • Following laws, policies, regulations, theories, concepts, process, principles and best business practices, of the federal Planning, Programming, Budgeting & Execution sufficient to analyze, identify gaps, and resolve complex issues involving interfaces and inter-relationships between and among programs, systems, functions applicable to financial management, accounting, and internal controls.
    • Performing, overseeing and collaborating on budgeting, execution, and forensic tasks on a multi-million dollar – multi-appropriation annual budget.
    • Resolving complex financial problems of prediction and forecasting which result from uncertainties or changes in the operating environment.
    • Developing senior level reports, presentations, standard operating procedures (SOP), stakeholder guides on topics and supporting your findings, research and recommendations.
    • Using data management software (e.g., SQL, Microsoft Excel), necessary to import and exporting financial data from various data formats necessary to conduct thorough analysis of financial systems and financial system data.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - This position may require non-emergency travel (5%)

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    14

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/550606200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.