he following position requires familiarity with the community college philosophy, and the ability to work within a culturally diverse college population.
TITLE OF POSITION/RANK: Budget Specialist II
DIVISION: Business Office/Administrative Services
Reporting to the Manager of Fiscal Operations, the Budget Specialist II will participate in the preparation, development and monitoring of the departmental annual budget, including operational, capital and grant funds; analyze departmental expenditures and prepare reports of such expenditures to be used for budget forecasts; and conduct analytical reviews of variances between actual and budgeted expenditures, reporting findings to supervisor(s) and/or communicate to departments. The incumbent will also review claims and prepare departmental authorization forms for payment, process claims payments, and assist in the preparation of reports for compliance with financial and budgetary requirements. S/he will use computer applications and other automated systems, spreadsheets, e-mail, and calendars in performing work assignments. S/he will also conduct ad hoc analysis, as needed. All other duties, as assigned.
The School of Mathematics, Science and Engineering houses the following academic departments: Biology, Chemistry, Physical Science, Engineering Science & Tech., Mathematics, and Computer Science.
A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Public Administration, Finance, Accounting or a closely related field and one year of experience where the primary function of the position was budgeting, financial auditing, financial planning or accounting. Strong computer (e.g. Microsoft Excel) skills required.
*This is a Civil Service position. The final candidate will be required to take and pass the Civil Service Exam.*
POSITION EFFECTIVE: The position will remain open until filled.
SALARY & BENEFITS: The starting salary is $61,979 plus competitive benefits.
TO APPLY: Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire. Send resumes, cover letters, references and copies of transcripts.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Westchester Community College provides accessible, high quality and affordable education to meet the needs of our diverse community. We are committed to student success, academic excellence, workforce development, economic development and lifelong learning. AA/EOE.
About this company
Westchester Community College, the County’s largest educational institution, is nestled on 218 acres of scenic property and provides a tranquil work environment.
With locations in key markets throughout Westchester County, career positions are generally available in a variety of functions.
Westchester Community College is committed to hiring innovative administrators, faculty members, and staff. Women, minorities and those dedicated to diversity and multiculturalism are strongly encouraged to apply. Full-time positions include excellent benefits. AA/EOE.
Location/Region: Valhalla, NY