NYS DIVISION OF THE BUDGET
Tax & Finance, Gaming and Tax Appeals Budget and Policy Analyst
Economic Development, Environment, and Energy Unit
Vacancy Notice #23-61
Advance your career in government finance, management and public policy at New York State Division of the Budget (DOB)!
As an organization, we provide a critical link between government finance, policy and management, including developing, negotiating, and implementing one of the largest government budgets in the country.
From our office in the New York State's historic Capitol building, in Albany, NY, we impact all areas of public policy, offering an array of opportunities, including the potential to:
· Develop in-depth policy knowledge;
· Participate in coordinative roles, including reviewing legislation and managing the State financial plan; and
· Oversee State-led initiatives through efficient and effective performance management and procurement practices.
Work at DOB is high-impact public service, and Budget staff engage in a variety of work, including:
· Analyzing operations, finances, and program performance
· Developing budgetary and policy recommendations
· Evaluating proposed legislation
· Negotiating with legislative staff
· Forecasting revenue and estimating expenditures, monitoring trends
· Developing and implementing the Governor's initiatives
· Monitoring and managing program and project performance
The incumbent will serve as a member of the Department of Tax & Finance, Gaming Commission, and Tax Appeals Team within the Economic Development, Environment, and Energy Unit. This team is responsible for the development, negotiation, and execution of the State Operations and Local Assistance Budgets for the Department of Tax & Finance (DTF), the Division of Tax Appeals (DTA), and the Gaming Commission.
Responsibilities of the Tax & Finance, Gaming and Tax Appeals Budget and Policy Analyst would include, but are not limited to:
DOB seeks candidates who have strong analytical and problem-solving skills, as well as outstanding written and oral communication abilities. Most candidates join our team through the Budget Fellow career track, which does not require a civil service exam. Starting salaries are based on education and experience:
Budget Fellow I: Salary of $53,404. Requires a Bachelor's degree.
Budget Fellow II: Salary of $58,477. Requires a Master's degree; OR, a Bachelor's degree and one year of relevant experience.
Budget Fellow III: Salary of $63,266. Requires a Doctoral degree; OR, a Master's degree and one year of relevant experience; OR, a Bachelor's degree and two years of relevant experience; OR, a Bachelor's degree and three years of professional experience including one year of relevant experience.
The successful candidate must have strong analytical and writing skills, demonstrate attention to detail, possess good interpersonal skills, and work well both independently and as part of a team.
HOW TO APPLY:
To be considered for this or future positions with DOB, please complete the Online Employment Application and select "Budget Fellow" as the Title Applying For and "Racing/Gaming" in the Professional Interests section. Applications are held in the DOB's resume database for three months, after which candidates may reapply to be considered for future opportunities..
If you require assistance in applying for employment with DOB, or if you have any questions about working for DOB, please contact email@example.com.
Human Resources Office
NYS Division of the Budget
Albany, NY 12224