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ND - Fiscal Management Analyst

  • 1.  ND - Fiscal Management Analyst

    Posted 09-16-2019 11:38 AM

    Job Title: Fiscal Management Analyst 3013981

    Location: Bismarck, ND

    Salary Range: From $5,299 to $8,831 Monthly

    Full/Part Time: Full-Time

    Regular/Temporary: Regular

    Closing Date: 9/29/2019

    Summary of Work

    The Office of Management and Budget is seeking a Fiscal Management Analyst to join our team! This is a great opportunity for an experienced professional to utilize their budgeting and analysis skills to step into this vital role and impact decision making for the State of North Dakota.

    As a Fiscal Management Analyst, you will provide responsive and knowledgeable guidance to a variety of stakeholders in the planning, development, and implementation of the state budget.

    The responsibilities of the Fiscal Management Analyst include:

    • Providing training and technical advice to state agency fiscal officers and directors to facilitate preparation of budget requests and implementation of the legislatively approved budget; advise agency fiscal officers and directors regarding the final legislative budget, legislative changes to the governor's budget and legislative intent.
    • Advising and strategizing with agency directors and fiscal officers on major financial decisions, operating procedures, fiscal policies and programmatic issues.
    • Monitoring agency performance and results of operations to identify impact on current or future biennial budgets and to maintain an understanding of agency operations and activities.
    • Analyzing and projecting budget commitments, ongoing state expenditures, and ongoing revenues in order to develop the parameters under which agency fiscal officers will be instructed to prepare their budget requests.
    • Developing detailed budgets for each state agency, considering the cost to continue existing programs and funding necessary to effectively implement new programs that meet the governor's policy objectives.
    • Preparing a comprehensive state budget within the parameters of available funding sources, and state and federal statutory requirements.


    Minimum Qualifications

    Requires a bachelor's degree in accounting, business administration, economics, finance, or related field; five (5) years professional work experience in accounting, budgeting, auditing and development of policy directives; and a high degree of interpersonal and problem-solving skills and the ability to work with others. A master's degree in one of the above fields may substitute for up to two years of the work experience requirement.


    Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience with the state budgeting system or a similar comprehensive budget system.
    • Demonstrated knowledge of principles, concepts, and methodology needed to perform duties associated with the state budgeting functions and processes.
    • Participation in work related special projects, committees, work groups, teams, or similar activities.
    • Demonstrated skill in presentation to management, governing bodies, or other groups.
    • Proficiency in Excel, Word, IBARS, and PeopleSoft.


    Application Procedures

    Apply online via the State of ND Careers site: www.nd.gov/careers. The closing date to apply is 11:59 pm on September 29, 2019. Applicants must complete the online application, including a resume, and cover letter providing details how your education, work experience, and skills qualify you for the position.

    For more information or for assistance in the application or selection process, please contact Leanne Schmidt at 701-328-4738 or lmschmidt@nd.gov.

    ND Relay Number 1-800-366-6888.