SAF/AQR - Budget Analyst (Senior)

Washington, DC /
Full Time - Exempt
/ On-site
Delta Solutions and Strategies is seeking a Budget Analyst (Senior) to potentially join our team in Washington DC. This position supports SAF/AQR which serves as the Air Force S&T Executive, Air Force Acquisition Chief Engineer and Technical Authority, the Air Force Corrosion Control and Prevention Executive, Air Force Standardization Executive, and functional manager for the S&E career field. Develops and implements plans, policies, and procedures for Air Force S&T, laboratory management, technology transition (to include Joint Capability Technology Demonstrations (JCTD)), Technology Cooperation Program, technology transfer, development planning (DP), and experimentation.

This position provides fiscal guidance and oversight to 17 PEMs, managing 27 programs. Provides critical support to the AQR Budget Analyst civilian (on-deep) position and assists in managing the AQR financial portfolio and Lines of Effort for Science and Technology programs.

***This position is contingent upon contract award and is expected to begin July 2023***

What you'll be doing:

    • Typically works on high-visibility or mission critical aspects of a given program and performs all functional duties independently. May oversee the efforts of less senior staff and/or be responsible for the efforts of all staff assigned to a specific job
    • Analyze and develop recommendations and reports on the financial and budgeting aspects of the programs
    • Track program cost and funding data through the PPBE cycles, review and interpret programmatic data, and prepare cost- related inputs for required reports
    • Perform analyses of program funding for all PPBE phases and other budget exercises
    • Track and assess resource allocation options and identify possible impacts of proposed funding positions
    • Research and analyze program funding and execution trends data from sources such as the EVMS and identify issues, recommend solutions
    • Recommend changes to funding documentation to ensure standardization and compliance with requirements
    • Update data in Air Force budget and execution plan preparation databases
    • Track and research financial regulations and policies
    • Analyze budgeting and financial processes associated with Air Force PPBE
    • Develop recommendations on budgeting and financial process improvement
    • Review budget documentation material
    • Support LCC and other program cost-estimating efforts including disseminating information for international partners and FMS

What you'll need:

    • MA/MS; 12 years relevant work experience may be substituted for a MA/MS degree. BA/BS degree plus 8 years relevant work experience may be substituted for a MA/MS degree.
    • Years of experience: >10
    • Ability to utilize Air Force financial software, automated databases, standard office application software, and database tools. (ABIDES, Program & Budget Enterprise System (PBES), ASARS, AFM, CRIS, IDECS, Microsoft Office Suite)
    • Secret Security Clearance
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