Advance your career in government finance, management and public policy at New York State Division of the Budget (DOB)!
All creative problem solvers and analytical thinkers are invited to apply to our Budget Fellow career track and help us make a difference in the lives of all New Yorkers!
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:
Work at DOB is high-impact public service, and Budget staff engage in a variety of work, including:
The incumbent will be part of a team responsible for the development and transmittal of official DOB communications to State agencies, oversight of the Agency Spending Controls Application, management of the Budget Request process, and budgeting responsibility for the Community Projects Fund.
The Budget Planning Team operates with a significant degree of collaboration, and while this posting is for a specific position, candidates should anticipate cross training on much of the portfolio.
Responsibilities of the Agency Coordination Examiner on the Budget Planning Team would include, but are not limited to:
This position provides the opportunity to work on a wide range of mission critical DOB processes. In performing the above responsibilities, the incumbent will have the opportunity to interact with staff at all levels throughout DOB, the Governor's Office, and Legislative Bill Drafting. The incumbent will also initiate, and participate in, efforts to improve DOB's procedures and systems.
Qualifications & Salary:
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 $49,835. Requires a Bachelor's degree.
Budget Fellow II: Salary of $54,570. Requires a Master's degree; OR, a Bachelor's degree and one year of relevant experience.
Budget Fellow III: Salary of $59,038. 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.
HOW TO APPLY:
To be considered for positions with DOB, please complete the Online Employment Application.
If you require assistance in applying for employment with the New York State Division of the Budget, or if you have any questions about working for the Division, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Human Resources Office
NYS Division of the Budget
Albany, NY 12224