Recruitment Range: $55,000-$75,000 Salary Grade: GN14The Office of State Budget and Management (OSBM) is excited to announce that we are looking to fill two State Budget Management Analyst I positions (60008546 and 60008568) within our Budget Development division. These positions will be in our Health and Human Services and Education section, working primarily on early childhood and public education programs, and in our Justice and Public Safety/ General Government section, working on law enforcement, justice, and elections policy issues.OSBM is the primary fiscal advisor to the Governor. The Office works with senior officials across State government in negotiating and developing evidence-informed recommendations for the Governor's annual budget, and monitor program performance to identify opportunities to improve program efficiency and effectiveness. Work at OSBM is high-impact public service, with staff providing strategic and financial analysis in education, health care, criminal justice, economic development, mental health, environmental regulation, transportation, human services, energy and other public policy areas.Through the annual budget process, budget analysts become policy experts in their field and play a key role in helping inform public policy decisions, the state budget, and legislation. After the budget is enacted, they also ensure the budget is executed consistent with the State Budget Act.Budget analysts serve as the liaison between OSBM and state agencies, as well as the legislative appropriations committees and other governmental and non-governmental entities. Budget analysts will focus on either budget execution or budget development and work is performed under the supervision of an Assistant State Budget Officer.Budget Development Analysts are primarily responsible for developing the Governor's Change Budget Recommendations and analyzing agency programs for effectiveness using research, evidence, and a cost-benefit framework.As a Budget Development Analyst you will:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies
Bachelor's degree in business administration, public administration, public policy or related field from an accredited institution and two (2) years of experience preferably in governmental accounting or budgeting, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.Management Preference:
The Office of the State Budget and Management (OSBM) uses the Merit-Based Recruitment and Selection Plan to fill positions Subject to the State Personnel Act (SPA) with qualified individuals.Applicants are encouraged to submit an online State Application which may be obtained from the following address: http://www.oshr.nc.gov/jobs/index.html to the Human Resources Division of OSBM by 5:00 pm on the closing date or the application will be deemed untimely and will not be processed.All Required Competencies, Work history and Credentials must appear on the application in the Education and Work Experience sections of the application form to receive consideration during the selection process. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing the State Application form. "See Attached Resume or an Embedded Text Resume" will be considered incomplete and will not be processed.Degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions. Transcripts for foreign degrees have to be evaluated by an organization like World Education Services to determine US equivalency.The Office of State Budget and Management (OSBM) is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.