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Office of the Director
Financial Services Administration
1789 W. Jefferson
Position: ADE006436AAE

The Financial Analyst is assigned to one or more programs or subprograms under the direction of a Principal Managing Analyst: provides financial expertise to a department and programmatic management, federal and other grantors on financial matters pertaining to assigned programs, including budget, cash management, reconciliation, compliance with state and federal regulations, federal reports, forecasts, and monitoring for assigned programs; provides financial expertise through a Financial Manager to the Governor's Office of Strategic Planning and Budgeting, the Joint Legislative Budget Committee, and the Legislature; communicates with other Administrative staff and with programmatic staff; completes assignments in a timely manner with a quality work product.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: KNOWLEDGE of: principles, practices of administration with special reference to organization, accounting and auditing, fiscal management and budgetary control; office management.

SKILL in: initiating expenditure corrections (EX) and Journal Voucher (JV) transactions within the agency's automated financial management system affecting assigned programs.

ABILITY to: do difficult analytic work; write and speak with clarity; monitor appropriations, revenues; schedules, prioritize, prepare and review federal reports for grants applicable to assigned programs; develop annual state and federal budget requests for assigned area; act as a single programmatic point of contact for assigned programs; set workflow priorities of assigned area and serve on cross-team task groups as necessary; use computer programs and software.

PREFERRED/IDEAL CANDIDATE: will possess Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or economics OR Master's of Business Administration, Master's of Public Administration, or Master's in a related field such as accounting, finance, or economics from an accredited college or university; or 2 years of complex administrative work experience in budget preparation, analysis, and control, funding, financial reporting or related specialties.

All newly hired employees are subject to the E-Verify Employment Eligibility Verification Program

Comprehensive benefits package includes 12 days sick leave, 12 days vacation, 10 holidays per year, health & dental insurance, retirement plan, life & long-term disability. Optional employee benefits for short-term disability, deferred compensation & supplemental life insurance are available.

You must apply on line no later than the close date of this announcement 5:00 p.m., Mountain Standard Time. You will not be able to apply after the close date/time because job postings are removed from the job board site at that time, unless a sufficient number of resumes are received prior to the apply by date.

Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation such as a sign language interpreter or an alternative format by contacting Human Resources Administration at (602) 771-2870. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. AZ State Gov't is an EOE/ADA Reasonable Accommodation Employer.