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Grade: 09

Please answer the following questions.
1 Please select the response that best describes your education or experience as it relates to this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS 7 grade level as described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I have two years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree or Master's degree or equivalent graduate degree (i.e., LL.B. or J.D.).
  • I do not have the education or experience described above.
2 Have you ever developed a budget for a project or program? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Have you analyzed resources and expenditures to ensure efficient and appropriate use of funds? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 Do you have experience preparing budget analyses/justification; reviewing budget estimates for adherence to budget instructions and consistency with previous estimates; consolidating/reviewing/analyzing budget requests; and preparing analyses and tables for use by higher level officials for budget formulation/funds management? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No

Grade: 11

Please answer the following questions.
1 Please select the response that best describes your education or experience as it relates to this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS 9 as described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I have three full years of progressively higher level graduate education or Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree that has equipped me to perform the duties of this position.
  • I do not have the education or experience described above.
2 Do you have experience in interpreting, analyzing, and applying legislative, policy, and regulatory requirements to provide technical guidance on financial issues? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Please select the responses that best describe your experience in equipment acquisition and budget formulation for a government agency. Answer to this question is required
  • I have made recommendations for the purchase of equipment or budget formulation for a government agency.
  • I have assisted in identifying specifications and vendors for equipment acquisition for a government agency.
  • I have written and submitted budget proposals for a government agency.
  • I have been responsible for all aspects of budget formulation and equipment purchase by a government agency.
  • None of the above
4 Please select the budget execution activities you have performed in support of your organization. Answer to this question is required
  • Provided guidance on obligations incurred, expenditures and availability of funds.
  • Provided guidance on appropriation law and/or budget policy.
  • Transferred funds between divisions or organizations.
  • Related expenditures to program accomplishments.
  • Monitored the execution of a program budget according to allocations and guidelines.
  • Managed and reported budget execution during fiscal year and closeout.
  • None of the above
5 Please select the response that best describes your experience in developing budgetary policies procedures. Answer to this question is required
  • Recommends and develops policies that have an impact on substantive program goals and national priorities.
  • Identifies and analyzes changes in budgetary and financial policies, regulations, and available funds that affect accomplishing program objectives.
  • Provides advisory services to executives and managers responsible for formulating the agency's budgetary policies.
  • Works with senior department executives, OMB, and Congressional staff to justify and defend the agency's financial needs.
  • None of the above

Grade: All Grades

Please read the definitions for Performance Improvement Plan and Letter of Requirement before addressing the question below. A Performance Improvement Plan (PIP) is a 90-day written developmental plan for an employee whose performance on one or more critical elements is rated "Unacceptable". A Letter of Requirement (LOR) is issued when a supervisor identifies leave abuse and/or when frequent absences negatively impact operations of an office.
1 Are you a current civilian federal employee, on a Performance Improvement Plan (PIP) or a Letter of Requirement (LOR)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 I have conducted, analyzed and reviewed research on financial management topics. Answer to this question is required
  • True
  • False
3 I have performed the following office budget preparation and execution duties: Answer to this question is required
  • Followed an office budget which has been set by others.
  • Tracked expenditures to monitor office budget compliance.
  • Reconciled reports of obligations and expenditures with authorizations.
  • Provided input used by others to construct an office budget.
  • Independently constructed an office budget which was adopted for use by your employer.
  • None of the above
4 Please select the response that best describes your experience in preparing budgets and/or budget narratives. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not prepared any budget information.
  • I have assisted in or prepared budget information at the office level which covered administrative and/or investigative programs or projects.
  • I have assisted and/or compiled required information used in budget reports.
  • I have prepared budgets and requests for a large program or organization.
5 Please select the response that best describes your experience in working with a team in conducting a budget assignment. Answer to this question is required
  • Assisted in research using your own internal databases and sharing with other members in your team.
  • Under guidance of a senior level colleague, conducted fact finding for interpretation or projection of the data.
  • Accessed information/data in response to requests for information.
  • Contributed portions of work to larger studies.
  • None of the above
6 Please select the types of budget reports you have written: Answer to this question is required
  • Summary reports on organizational data, which includes analysis and recommendations.
  • Budget support, justification, impact, and analysis.
  • Correspondence that consolidates input from a number of different sources.
  • Recommendations for solutions relating to budget or financial problems.
  • Organizational assessment.
  • Report findings on studies.
  • None of the above
7 How did you hear about this position? Answer to this question is required
  • Faith Based Initiatives
  • Television
  • Radio
  • Internet
  • Career Fairs
  • Bill board
  • Newspaper
  • Magazine
  • FBI Recruiter
  • Employee Referral
  • EdVenture Program
    7.1 Which EdVenture Program?
    • State University of New York at Albany
    • Georgia State University
    • Mercer University
    • Delaware State University
    • Fayetteville State University
    • Chicago State University
    • College of Charleston
    • Cleveland State University
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    • Alabama A & M - Huntsville
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    • California State University, Fullerton
    • University of Michigan, Dearborn
    • Naval Postgraduate School
    • New York University
    • North Carolina A&T State University
  • Other
    7.1 Please specify where you heard about this position. Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • I am currently an FBI Employee.
  • District of Columbia Department of Employment Services
8 Please provide the city and state where you were born. Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required