Financial Analyst II Job at State of Utah – 3.7 in Salt Lake County, UT

Job Description

The Utah State Board of Education (USBE) has one of the most noble and fulfilling purposes in

state government: to improve educational equity and quality and you can be a part of this. USBE is looking for a motivated and talented individual to fill its Financial Analyst II position and bring some fun and positive energy to their financial operations section.

Principal Duties

As a Financial Analyst, you will be responsible for managing assigned budgets and ensuring compliance. Additional duties include:

Performing accounting and budget activities.

Researching and reviewing financial records, schedules, reports and/or problem areas.

Reconciling financial statements and reports.

Reviewing fiscal operations to ensure integrity, accuracy, and control of data.

Completing other duties as assigned.

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate is someone who has:
A Bachelor’s degree or higher in accounting, finance or a related field.

Experience using the FINET accounting system used by the State of Utah, preference may be given to current State of Utah employees.

3 years of professional experience in an accounting/finance or related role.

Professional experience monitoring grants.

Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite of applications.

A strong attention to detail and the willingness to learn and adapt to changes.

Why You Should Join Our Team

Working for USBE affords you the opportunity to help make a difference across the State. USBE professionals know they are serving a higher purpose because their work impacts the lives of Utah students. The student-focused culture helps create a friendly work environment.

Additionally, you will receive an excellent compensation package which includes generous paid time off, top notch retirement plan options, and a variety of medical insurance plans. This allows you to stay healthy, secure your financial future, and spend more time with loved ones. For more information regarding the benefits we offer please click here.

The Agency

The Utah State Board of Education is committed to hiring the best candidates to serve Utah students. To learn more about USBE please click here.

Supplemental Information

Risks found in the typical office setting, which is adequately lighted, heated and ventilated, e.g., safe use of office equipment, avoiding trips and falls, observing fire regulations, etc.

Typically, the employee may sit comfortably to perform the work; however, there may be some walking; standing; bending; carrying light items; driving an automobile, etc. Special physical demands are not required to perform the work.

DHRM rules regarding promotions and transfers apply to current state of Utah employees.

About the Company

Company: State of Utah – 3.7

Company Location:  Salt Lake County, UT

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