Financial Analyst IV

Texas General Land Office

The Texas General Land Office primarily serves the schoolchildren, veterans, and the environment of Texas. The agency does so by preserving our history, maximizing state revenue through innovative administration, and through the prudent stewardship of state lands and natural resources. This position is with our Financial Management program area.

Performs highly advanced (senior-level) financial analysis and regulatory work.  Work involves administering financial processes and systems; reviewing, analyzing, and evaluating financial data; preparing reports and responding to inquiries; and recommending and approving appropriate action to resolve financial and regulatory problems.  May plan, assign, and/or supervise the work of others.  Works under minimal supervision, with extensive latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

Veterans, Reservist or Guardsman with an MOS or additional duties that fall in the fields of Army – 36B, Financial Management Technician; Navy – LS, Logistics Specialist; Coast Guard – 420, Storekeeper; marine – 3451 Financial Management Resource Analyst; Air Force – 6F0X1, Financial Management and Comptroller; other related fields pertaining to the minimum experience requirement may meet the minimum qualifications for this position.

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In order to receive Veterans’ preference, a copy of Form DD#214 is required at time of interview.

Essential Job Elements:

Coordinates the development, analysis, and review of financial data and applicable business, financial, and/or regulatory plans, to include staff time and cost allocation among agency grants.  Oversees the development and implementation of effective techniques for evaluating agency financial programs.

Coordinates analysis of relevant agency programs, including interpreting statutes, rules and regulations, to determine their effect on the financial management of the agency’s resources – primarily the disaster recovery programs.

Provides interpretation on technical questions of financial and regulatory compliance with applicable state and federal statutes and regulations, to include Housing and Urban Development (HUD) regulations relating to the CDBG Disaster programs, FEMA, and other federal programs.

Maintains, reviews, and develops, when necessary, comprehensive policies and procedures related to CDBG Finance process. Could also involve coordination with CDBG Program staff.

Ensures compliance with established procedures, requirements, laws, and regulations; completeness of data; and presence of adequate documentation.

May assign and/or supervise the work of others.

Minimum Qualifications:

Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in accounting, business administration, finance, economics, or a related field.

Four (4) years experience in financial analysis and regulatory work

Experience and education may be substituted for one another



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Posted: October 10, 2018