The incumbent is responsible to the Deputy Assistant Secretary, Financial Management Business Transformation Service for providing leadership and coordination in the development, implementation, and maintenance of the new core financial/acquisition system; integrating all relevant subsidiary and complementary systems to enhance and improve VA's financial position, execute budget, and expand financial reporting.
Developing business intelligence and data analytic capabilities to provide senior VA leadership information and analyses previously unavailable within the Department.
Responsible for the development and coordination of VA financial systems modernization plans, processes, and procedures, connecting with Office of Information and Technology (OIT) senior executives to ensure alignment. Oversees system development activities for primary interconnecting systems and coordinates efforts to minimize impacts on all downstream systems. Oversees the development of a comprehensive strategic plan, short and long-range plans, to ensure compliance with Department financial and information technology (IT) goals that meet the needs of the Department's Capital Investment Board, Strategic Management Council, and senior VA officials. Exercises delegated authority to oversee timely execution of matters affecting VA's financial management and acquisition systems and operations.
Responsible for implementing the technical solution utilizing state-of-the-art technology based on modern business requirements.
Coordinate with other major VA initiatives to ensure alignment with systems architecture, timing of interdependencies and organizational impact.
Responsible for leading the analysis and interpretation of Federal and VA regulations, laws, directives, and standards of other government entities and initiatives to ensure new VA financial and acquisition systems, processes, and operations are compliant and can adapt to emerging guidance. Incumbent works across the agency to ensure interim and final VA policies are updated to reflect necessary changes resulting from the implementation of the new Finance and Acquisition System. Ensures new VA financial systems and operations comply with applicable financial and security regulations, laws, directives, guidelines, and standards, including, but not limited to, FMFIA, FFMIA, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (as amended), Government Paperwork Elimination Act, Digital Accountability and Transparency Act of 2014,Freedom of Information Act, Privacy Act, Clinger-Cohen, Department of the Treasury, etc.
Responsible for the implementation of the automation of the collection, creation, use and dissemination of financial information and data resident in VA financial and acquisition systems, taking into account the Freedom of Information Act, Privacy Act, and other applicable laws and regulations, coupled with the recognition of the needs of VA
managers for more user friendly and simplified access to financial data. This includes overseeing the improvement of financial data availability for all VA officials through automated on-line financial systems capabilities, to include development of required and "ad hoc" financial reports and data analytics.
Serves as liaison to the Financial Services Center Maintenance and Operations Division as well as the FMBT Technology Division are in alignment and prepared for acceptance of ongoing waves. The incumbent also oversees the FMBT Customer Experience Service and maintains customer relationships with internal and external partners.
Responsible for ensuring that the analysis, interpretation, development, and implementation of internal control requirements occur in the new financial/acquisition systems and operations. This includes establishing and maintaining internal controls over operations that are consistent with OMB, GAO and VA guidelines, and ensuring that controls are enforced and effective in preventing fraud, waste and abuse in the new environment. The incumbent takes prompt follow-up action when actual or potential breakdowns in internal controls are identified, and works to ensure they are built in to the new environment and occur natively.
|Organization||US Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance|
|Industry||Accounting / Finance / Audit Jobs|
|Occupational Category||Financial Management|
|Job Type||Full Time|
|Salary||135468 - 203700 | £ / Monthly|
|Posted at||2022-09-22 7:56 am|