G8-Resource Manager (RM) is the special staff officer responsible for budget preparation and resource management analysis and implementation for the command. RM responsibilities:
- Supervises the development, including the training resource synchronization, evaluation, revision, defense, and execution, of the command budget estimate and the program objective memorandum (POM).
- Establishes plans, policies, and procedures for developing and implementing the command's budget.
- Provides assistance to the staff on budget methods and formats; techniques of preparation, resource synchronization, presentation, and analysis; and development of workload information, expense (cost) factors, cost capturing, and statistics.
- Provides financial planning and assistance during the transition to war and throughout the conflict, including redeployment and mobilization.