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Financial Analyst

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number 6000249
Job Title Financial Analyst
Salary Range $30.00 - $42.30
Department Finance & Administration
General Definition of Work/Typical Tasks

GENERAL DEFINITION OF WORK:

Performs professional financial and analytical work involving the development and maintenance of varied financial records and reports.

General Definition of Work/Typical Task (Continued)

TYPICAL TASKS:

Assist with developing and monitoring various financial records and reports. Assist in annual budget preparation. Monitors budgetary maintenance and preparation for assigned areas. Communicates and monitors budget expenditures against actual data and proactively recommends reconciliations or corrections as needed. May assist with training users on budgeting software.
Provides assistance and support with budget projection. Evaluates capital expenditure request as needed. Prepares cost benefit and cost effectiveness studies. Responsible for the development and maintenance of assigned financial journals, spreadsheets, and statistical reports. Audits vouchers and determines proper coding prior to issuance of checks. Refer financial errors and concerns to appropriate sources for review and/or corrections. Investigates and reconciles assigned general ledger entries. Maintains various financial records and reports. Compiles statistics and performs routine computations and special research projects as assigned. Assists with financial audits as directed. Make financial presentation as directed. Performs all other duties as assigned. May be required to work hours beyond established work schedule.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

Knowledge of financial industry principles and techniques. Some knowledge of governmental finance and accounting practices. Must have excellent analytical and problem solving skills. Ability to produce and work with Excel products. Must have good attention to detail. Must have ability to effectively develop and work with spreadsheets. Ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing. Should have good organization skills. Must be able to work well with other employees, departments and business affiliates.

Education and Experience

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

B.S./B.A. from an accredited college or university in finance, accounting, business or related field. Master’s degree preferred. Three (3) years’ experience in related field. Government experience preferred. Any combination of training and experience.

Posting Date 03/20/2018
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
FTE Full Time
Special Instructions to Applicants
Job Location 1701 W. Carroll Street

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Web site
    • Other
  2. Are you a CPA?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. Do you have any governmental accounting experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. How many years of governmental accounting experience do you have?
    • 1-2 years
    • 3-5 years
    • 5 or more years
  5. Do you have a Master's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or a related field?
    • Yes
    • No

Optional & Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Letter of Reference
  3. Other Document
  4. DD214
  5. Other Veteran Preference Document(s)