Budget Officer GS-0560-11-Quincy, Ca

$60,000 - $78,000 yearly
  • US Forest Service
  • Quincy, CA, USA
  • Feb 13, 2019
Full time Accounting Admin-Clerical Business Development General Business Government Management Purchasing-Procurement Supervisor

Job Description

Major Duties


Performs a variety of budget analysis functions in assigned areas. Work may be performed in any segment of the normal range of budget administration work performed by the organization including budget formulation, budget presentation-enactment, or budget execution. Duties typically performed include the following: assisting in the preparation of budget estimates and justifications; interpreting OMB directives and circulars; providing information and advice to program managers; reviewing bureau and office budget submissions for reasonableness, accuracy, and conformance with procedures and guidelines; monitoring budget; recommending reprogramming of funds as needed. Evaluates data submitted for consistency with historical data, current levels of operations, and anticipated changes in staffing and/or funding levels. Revises data as needed based on workload levels. Checks the accuracy and adequacy of budget justifications submitted by managers in support of budget requests and prepares further justification as needed to support requests. Validate depot new orders, workload, carryover, financial, labor hours and manpower requirements, all justifications to assure compliance with all budgetary guidance. Project labor and overhead rates for the preparation of fixed prices. Assures compatibility of projected costs between the budget and fixed prices for the assigned mission. Performs rigorous analysis of budget requests by employing techniques such as cost benefit analysis, program trade-off, and exploring alternative methods of funding. Performs or directs analysis of performance, program status, trends against programmed missions, and utilization of resources in relation to program accomplishments and mission objectives. Meets frequently with Chief Financial Officer personnel, program control personnel, and management representatives to gather and provide information, to coordinate budget and Period of Performance (POP) requirements, and to resolve problems relating to funding or financial matters.





Gary Munson

Terry Henson,

(530) 283-7734






Veteran Preference, 30 % Disabled or Armed Forces Service Medal or campaign badge for service in a campaign or expedition.