Works in a training capacity to learn to perform technical/mathematical work relative to governmental budget preparation, review and/or monitoring. Work requires acute attention to detail and ability to work under pressure of deadlines. Extended work hours may be required to meet seasonal budget deadlines. Performs related work as required.
Employee will learn to perform seasonal governmental budget duties in preparation or application of Executive Budget Document and Budget Bill; Legislative or Agency financial projections and/or fiscal notes; expenditure schedules and personal services; and appropriation request documents. Work is characterized by initial performance of job duties under close review and supervision with gradual assumption of more independence as proficiency is demonstrated. On job training and learning curve customarily requires a minimum of two sequences through the annual budget process to achieve full-performance level work. Knowledge of state government organization, and/or departments structure and operations, budget process, and the WVFIMS/PIMS systems would be a plus, but are not required.
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Training: Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a major in business administration, public administration, accounting, statistics, economics, finance, public policy analysis, or related fields.
Substitution: Technical experience in governmental budget preparation, monitoring, or review may be substituted for the training on a year-for-year basis.
NOTE: You may attach your transcript or training records to the online application; however, verification is not required at time of application. Your application MUST contain complete education/training information. You will be required to provide verification documents if contacted by the agency.
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State of West Virginia - 12 months ago