The Opportunity The Finance Department is recruiting for two positions: Financial Analyst I and/or II, with level determined by experience and qualifications.
What You Will Do Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: *One Analyst will focus primarily on the City’s budget process and also provide high-level analytical support for external and internal financial reporting, expense and revenue tracking, equipment inventory database, budget process improvements, budgetary community engagement, and implementation of a new budget system. *One Analyst will be a generalist, providing high-level analytical support for developing new internal controls, policies, and procedures, and implementing projects such as a contract management program, cost allocation plan, enterprise resource planning (ERP) system, utility rate studies, new debt issuances, and maximizing investment returns. *Some work of the selected Analysts will overlap and collaboration will occur on assignments as needed.
Experience and Education Financial Analyst I: *Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Management Information System or a closely related field. *One (1) year of responsible, professional budgeting, accounting, or financial analysis experience in a business or government agency.
Financial Analyst II: In addition to the above for Financial Analyst I, three (3) years of responsible technical or financial experience in an in a business or government agency; with government agency experience highly preferred
License and Other Requirements Possession of an appropriate, valid California Driver’s License may be required.
Special Requirements *Essential duties require the following physical abilities and work environment. *Incumbent will be able to work in a standard office environment; able to travel to various locations within and outside the City of Milpitas. *Work unusual hours, weekends and overtime in the performance duties in order to meet deadlines and achieve objectives.