U.S. nationals: Program Analyst (3 positions)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Tuscaloosa, AL, United States
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This position is located in the National Weather Service (NWS), Office of Water Prediction (OWP), with three vacancies in Tuscaloosa, AL.
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As a Program Analyst, you will perform the following duties:

  • Develop and execute plans for project teams or other groups regarding water resources and water prediction, including: monitoring project progress and making adjustments as needed; measuring project performance to identify areas for improvement; developing and managing detailed project schedules and work plans; and providing project updates on a consistent basis to various stakeholders about progress, risks, and issues.
  • Serve as primary liaison to internal and external agencies for Office of Water Prediction (OWP) programs and project requirements, assisting in the planning and coordination of projects and policies with a focus on identifying short-, mid-, and long-range systemic problems and alternative solutions to plans, programs, and budgets issues.
  • Interpret, prepare, and present data in high-level briefings including presentations using facts sheets, graphs, and charts to negotiate with management to accept and implement recommendations where proposals involve agency resources, require extensive changes in procedures, or conflicts with the desires of the organization.