Lead Budget Analyst
Department Of The Treasury
 Andover, MA
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Summary

WHAT IS THE WAGE & INVESTMENT DIVISION? The Wage & Investment Division (W&I) serves about 122 million taxpayers who file upwards of 94 million returns each year. W&I provides high-quality taxpayer assistance, and enable taxpayers to transact and communicate electronically to file their returns and make payments.

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Responsibilities

WHAT DOES A BUDGET ANALYST DO? As a Budget Analyst you will be responsible for providing leadership, coordinating budgetary functions and providing overall direction and guidance on these functions. In this position, you will perform a wide range of analytical, technical and advisory functions related to the budgetary process.

As a Budget Analyst you will:

  • Assist in work to be accomplished and communicate assignments, problems to be solved, issues, and deadlines.
  • Coach the team in the selection and application of appropriate problem solving methods and techniques.
  • Maintain program and administrative reference materials, project files and relevant background documents.
  • Prepare reports and maintain records of work accomplishments and administrative information.
  • Represent the team for the purpose of obtaining resources and securing needed information or decisions from the supervisor on

major work problems and issues that arise.

  • Represent team findings and recommendations in meetings and deal with issues related to or that have an impact on the team's
  • bjectives, work products and/or tasks.
  • Research a wide range of qualitative and quantitative methods to identify, assess, analyze and improve team effectiveness,

efficiency and work products.

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Travel Required

Not required

Supervisory status

No

Promotion Potential

13

  • Job family (Series)

0560 Budget Analysis

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Conditions of Employment

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  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or National
  • IRS Employees with Career or Career Conditional Appointments
  • Qualifications

You must meet the following requirements by the closing date of this announcement.

BASIC REQUIREMENTS:

GS-13-LEVEL: You must have one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-12 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position includes: Knowledge of the federal budget process; Ability to interpret and apply budget instructions, administrative memoranda, and regulatory guidelines from a procedural, technical standpoint; Knowledge and ability to analyze detailed accounting and statistical information, process analysis tools and structured problem solving techniques; Ability to evaluate the effectiveness of the full range of fiscal management budgetary functions and exercising judgment in planning and carrying out all phases of budget formulation and execution processes; knowledge of public laws, executive orders, OMB circulars and bulletins; and skill in using computer applications for word processing, spreadsheets, graphics, and communication programs and/or other applicable financial systems.

  • The experience may have been gained in the public sector, private sector or Volunteer Service. One year of experience refers to full-time work; part-timework is considered on a prorated basis.
  • To ensure full credit for your work experience, please indicate dates of employment by month/year, and indicate number of hours worked per week, on your resume.

In addition to the above requirements, you must meet the following, if applicable:

You must have been at the GS-12 level for 52 weeks (time-in-grade requirement).

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