NIH Recent Graduate (Budget Analyst) - GRU - Pathways


Vacancy ID: 795148   Announcement Number: NIH-GR-13-795148   USAJOBS Control Number: 334903600

Occupational/Assessment Questions:

Thank you for your interest in the NIH Recent Graduate (Budget Analyst) (GS-560-9) position at our Agency. We will evaluate your resume and your responses to this Assessment Questionnaire to determine if you are among the best qualified for this position. Your responses are subject to verification. Please review your responses for accuracy before you submit this questionnaire.

1. Choose the one answer that best describes how you meet the Qualifications Requirements of a Recent Graduate (Budget Analyst), GS-0560-09 as described in the Qualifications Section of the Vacancy Announcement.

A. I qualify for this position at the GS-09 level because I have completed a Master's or equivalent graduate degree, or 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree or an LL.B. or J.D., if related.
B. I qualify for this position at the GS-09 level because I have 1 year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-07 level in the Federal service obtained in either the private or public sector, performing the following types of tasks: allocation, expenditure and control of funds and manpower; conducting special studies to determine the most suitable type of obligation and outlay data needed to insure consistency and adherence to policies; maintaining a working knowledge of the execution budget for an organization and drafting memoranda related to budget execution; and preparing complex computerized spreadsheets using various software.
C. I qualify for this position at the GS-09 level because I have a combination of post baccalaureate education and experience that meets 100% of the qualification requirements for this position.
D. My experience and/or education do not match the choices above.

Thank you for your interest in the Recent Graduates Pathways Program at our Agency. This section will determine if you meet the Program Eligibility Requirements for this program. You must submit a copy of your unofficial transcripts to verify your eligibility. Failure to answer the following questions or to provide your transcripts WILL eliminate you from consideration. For more information on qualifying educational programs, please visit The Office of Personnel Management's page.

1. Choose the one answer that best describes how you meet the degree completion Program Eligibility Requirements for this program. Your responses are subject to verification. Please review your responses for accuracy before you submit this questionnaire.

A. I am a recent graduate who has completed all the requirements for an associates, bachelors, masters, professional, doctorate, vocational or technical degree or certificate from a qualifying educational institution, within the previous two years (but, after December 27, 2010).
B. I completed all the requirements for an associates, bachelors, masters, professional, doctorate, vocational or technical degree or certificate from a qualifying educational institution, within the previous six years AND I am a Veteran who served on active duty in the armed forces within the two years of receiving my degree or certificate.
C. None of the previous responses applies to me.

2. Choose the one answer that best describes how you meet the Grade Point Average Program Eligibility Requirements for this program. Your responses are subject to verification. Please review your responses for accuracy before you submit this questionnaire.

A. I completed all the requirements for my degree or certificate with a cumulative grade point average at or above 3.0 overall (out of a 4.0 scale).
B. I did NOT complete all the requirements for my degree or certificate with a cumulative grade point average at or above 3.0 overall (out of a 4.0 scale).

3. Choose the one answer that best describes how you meet the citizenship Program Eligibility Requirements for this program. Your responses are subject to verification. Please review your responses for accuracy before you submit this questionnaire. NOTE: Noncitizens may be hired under the Pathways Programs provided they meet applicable immigration requirements. You must be a U.S. Citizen prior to conversion to a competitive service appointment.

A. I am a United States Citizen.
B. I am not a United States Citizen, but am a national or legal permanent resident, or citizen of a defense treaty allied country, AND meet applicable immigration requirements to work in the United States. For more information on defense treaty allied countries, please visit The Department of State's page.
C. None of the previous responses applies to me.



For the following questions, please provide a brief response to the information requested.

Please indicate your work schedule availability (i.e. full-time, part-time, or both).

Please indicate the date that the degree(s) or certificate(s) were conferred.

Please indicate the degrees(s) or certificate(s) you have completed, the field(s) of study, and the level of degree or certification (e.g. associates, bachelors, masters, professional, doctorate, vocational or technical degree certificate).

1. I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, all of the information included in this questionnaire is true, correct, and provided in good faith. I understand that if I make an intentional false statement, or commit deception or fraud in this application and its supporting materials, or in any document or interview associated with the examination process, I may be fined or imprisoned (18 U.S.C. 1001); my eligibilities may be cancelled, I may be denied an appointment, or I may be removed and debarred from Federal service (5 C.F.R. part 731). I understand that any information I give may be investigated. I understand that responding "No" to this item will result in my not being considered for this position.

A. Yes, I certify that the information provided in this questionnaire is true, correct and provided in good faith, and I understand the information provided above.
B. No, I do not certify/understand the information provided above.