Budget Analyst

Posted Date 2 weeks ago(9/16/2020 2:43 PM)
Job ID
Clearance Required
Other Clearance
DEA Suitability

Position Description


XLA is looking for a Budget Analyst to work onsite at a federal agency in Arlington, VA (metro accessible). The duties and responsibilities include, but not be limited to the following tasks: 

  • Assists with development of the agency's financial plans, including review, analysis, and recommendations of program offices’ base funding requirements via the annual Zero Based Budgeting (ZBB) process.
  • Assists with development of the agency's annual Salaries & Expenses and Diversion Control Fee Account financial plans, including the bridge from the enacted budget to the financial plans.
  • Working under FR direction, collaborates regularly with program offices on historical funds utilization, current resource availability, and future programmatic requirements, including assisting with resolution of budgetary resource problems and issues.
  • Working under FR direction, assists with the coordination of the unfunded requirements process and monitors changes to the financial plans.
  • Assist FR in their collaboration with program offices and the Program Liaison and Analysis Section (FRP) in preparation of reprogramming requests that are submitted to the Department, OMB, and Congress.
  • Prepares quarterly financial reports on multi-year and no-year supplemental funding sources for submission to the Department.




  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree.
  • In depth knowledge of Budget principles, procedures
  • Four years of experience with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in working with budgets.
  • Knowledge and experience related to automated financial management systems, including accounting and budget systems used by Federal agencies, preferably Momentum Financial Systems.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal relationship skills, ability to build and maintain effective relationships at all levels.
  • Proficiency in the use of Windows Office Software, i.e., Access, Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government Security Clearance.


EEO Statement

EEOC: XLA is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed