About the Agency
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.
The ideal candidate would be well versed in financial management, to include budget formulation and execution, as well as an understanding of Human Capital Management and the Acquisition Process.This position starts at a salary of $131,767 (GS-15). Apply for this exciting opportunity to become a member of the Office of Chief Financial Officer team within FEMA.
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 this position, you will serve as a recognized expert on financial management matters. Typical assignments include:
- Advising on the assessment of complex financial programs to ensure consistency and alignment with the financial strategic plan and established financial goals and objectives.
- Analyzing new or proposed legislation, regulations, and policy direction to identify financial implications and program, operational, management, and budget impacts on OCFO programs.
- Preparing and providing reports, briefings, and making recommendations to senior management on complex financial operations issues.
- Coordinating with program managers in developing strategies and recommendations to ensure effective and efficient financial management operation.
- Occasional Travel
- This position may require occasional non-emergency travel 5%