These transactions are referred to as backshop because they generally are not seen by customers; thus, the transfer from various bases to the AFFSC will be transparent.
The AFFSC will be the home of up to 750 financial managers operating in one location.
While the AFFSC will result in centralizing a great many financial services, it is important to note that its establishment will not completely phase out the base-level financial service offices.
Organizationally, the AFFSC will be a field-operating agency directly under the leadership of Mr.
The AFFSC also will reduce paper transactions by using the latest technology available in the new Financial Services Document Management Service.
In addition to the reengineering efforts to stand up the AFFSC, the Financial Services Office Reengineering Team (FSORT) was established to evaluate base-level workloads and personnel required to maintain financial services at the base, post-transformation.
Ellsworth AFB was selected as the site for the AFFSC from more than 80 candidate locations.
The buildings that will house the AFFSC are only five years old and currently are being renovated to accommodate the new center.
In the short term, the AFFSC will be staffed primarily with military personnel; the initial 55 personnel already have been approved by the Air Force Personnel Center.