The CFO Council is excited to join the Administration in releasing the President’s Management Agenda. The agenda lays out a long-term vision for modernizing the Federal Government in key areas that will improve the ability of all agencies to deliver mission outcomes, provide excellent service, and effectively steward taxpayer dollars on behalf of the American people. The … Continued
The Joint Financial Management Improvement Program (JFMIP), a cooperative undertaking of the Treasury, GAO, OMB and OPM, will hold its annual Federal Financial Management Conference on May 7, 2018, at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center.
Please see the below letter from OMB regarding Administrative Relief for Grantees Impacted by Hurricane Harvey, Irma and Maria.
Agencies and individuals can now access the CFOC’s Financial Assistance Management Career Roadmap Builder. The Career Roadmap Builder is an interactive career tool that allows agencies to build their own customized Financial Assistance Management Career Roadmap based on the agency’s specific mission and workforce needs. It is suggested that individuals refer to their agency for … Continued
Controller Alerts are designed to bring your attention to emerging financial management issues where the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) believes further action may be warranted, but do not constitute official guidance or include specific tasks for agencies beyond consideration of appropriate steps to address the issue. These Alerts are intended to make sure that the Chief Financial … Continued
As part of the CXO Fellows Power Lunch series, GSA Fellows met with Tim Horne, GSA Acting Administrator and Emily Murphy, Senior Advisor to the Administrator. The event created an opportunity for CXO Fellows to foster a connection with GSA leadership as well as their cross-functional peers. The fellows represented acquisition, finance, and IT function … Continued
Fifty fellows heard from top government leadership in a session with Mick Mulvaney, Director of the Office of Management and Budget, as part of the 2016-2017 CXO Fellows Program. In the Indian Treaty Room at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, Director Mulvaney shared his thoughts on how to enable good government and his personal experience … Continued
CONTROLLER ALERT: Reducing Burden for Federal Agencies by Rescinding Grants Management Related Requirements
Controller Alerts are designed to highlight emerging financial management issues that may require agency attention or action. These Alerts are intended to inform the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) community of key issues where the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) believes further action may be warranted, but do not constitute official guidance or prescribe specific … Continued
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2017-2018 CXO Fellows Program, a continuing partnership between the CFO, CAO, CIO Councils and for the first time the CHCO Council. The mission of the CXO Fellows program is to invest in outstanding federal employees (GS 9-14) by broadening their knowledge of government management functions and foster cross-government … Continued
Developing a quality financial assistance workforce continues to be a major management challenge in most agencies. There is a need to better define competencies and provide training for grants specialists, program and project managers, policy advisors, financial analysts, and other job series with grants management responsibilities. This comprehensive Financial Assistance Career Roadmap is intended to … Continued