USTRANSCOM J8 (TCJ8) is the Program Analysis and Financial Management Directorate which formulates and integrates the command’s budget while focused on the effective and efficient use of the command’s resources. TCJ8 develops command fiscal policy procedures and resolves issues on use of the COCOM-wide $13.5 billion Transportation Working Capital Fund (TWCF) budget. This Directorate is the focal point for financial integrating policies and procedures in coordination with our Transportation Component Commands and the Office of the Secretary of Defense. Additionally, the Directorate shapes strategic goals and ensures funding of critical initiatives through the Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution cycle. TCJ8 is the fiscal Corporate Governance Process lead for establishing cost benefit analysis priorities of future investments in Capital Purchases.
Divisions & Directorates
Accounting Division (TCJ8-A)
The Accounting Division provides USTRANSCOM with the full complement of accounting operations. The Division ensures that financial statements accurately present the financial position of the TWCF. The Division provides USTRANSCOM and TCCs direct support for cost analysis. TCJ8-A administers the Managers' Internal Control Program (MICP) and develops the Annual Statement of Assurance, as mandated by the Office of the Secretary of Defense.
Budget Division (TCJ8-B)
The Program and Budget Division develops, executes, and manages the TWCF budget, Air Force Financial Plan (FINPLAN), the TWCF Program Objective Memorandum (POM) and financial management of contingencies. It advocates and defends the Defense Transportation System requirements through various PPBS processes. The Program and Budget division consists of the Head Quarter & Information Technology Budget Branch (TCJ8-BH) and the Program and TCC Budget Branch (TCJ8-BT) TCCs with cost analysis, management control guidance and audit liaison support.
Administration Division (TCJ8-E)
Coordinates and administers daily business in execution of TCJ8 mission.