Connect passion with purpose. The Georgia Department of Public Health is the lead agency entrusted by the people of Georgia to proudly protect lives and promote healthy lifestyles in diverse communities statewide. We are committed to the health of the population of Georgia as our work impacts past, present and future generations.
What we offer. Enjoy a generous benefits package that includes a flexible work schedule, unique training opportunities, engaging worksite wellness events, wellness breaks, lactation rooms, employee retirement plan, deferred compensation, 13 paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, dental, vision, long term care, and life insurance; in addition to telework opportunities depending on the position.
Make your mark in public service. As an accredited public health department, we're seeking a highly qualified candidate for the position of Budget Analyst 3 within the Division of Finance located in Atlanta, GA.
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Under broad supervision, develops, prepares, analyzes and/or revises large or complex budgets and supporting schedules for assigned organizations or program areas. Performs review and analysis of budget program and policy issues, analyzes financial trends or proposed legislation and recommends appropriate courses of action to management. May serve as lead worker.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities:
• Performs job responsibilities with minimal supervision • Serves as job expert or organization resource in assigned areas • Analyzes agency budgeting and accounting reports/requests to maintain expenditure controls • Analyzes or develops policy and budget-related initiatives Makes recommendations based on analysis • Assesses financial data to determine the resources required to implement a program, or to analyze trends • Examines budget estimates for completeness, accuracy, and conformance with procedures and regulations • May produce comprehensive analytical reports • May serve as budget expert for agency or multiple programs and develop reports for agency, OPB or other government entities • Oversees or facilitates budget preparation, auditing, records management and related operations • Prepares budget amendments • Represents assigned budget areas to legislature • Requests budgetary codes, track physical inventory or record/audit expenses, or document use of funds and adherence to budget allocations • Reviews, interprets and writes policies and procedures associated with budget and other financial matter
The Georgia Department of Public Health Commissioner and leaders encourage all employees to engage in regular wellness activities and to make lifestyle choices that promote health and well-being.
The use of wellness breaks during the workday is authorized to support this philosophy and assist employees in meeting their wellness goals. A maximum of 30 minutes in a given workday may be used to engage in wellness activities, generally in the form of two 15-minute breaks or one 30-minute break.
Current State employees are subject to State Personnel Board rules regarding salary.
DPH accepts educational credentials recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and/or the US Department of Education (DOE). DPH will contact educational institutions to verify degree, diploma, licensure, etc.
The candidate selected for this position may be subject to pre-employment drug screening and a criminal background check.
As an employee of DPH, in the event of an identified emergency you may be required, as a term and condition of employment, to assist in meeting the emergency responsibilities of the department.
If you require ac...commodations under the American Disability Act (ADA), email request by the closing date of this announcement to: DPH-HR@dph.ga.gov.
DPH is an Equal Opportunity Employer