Job Posting

Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz)

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT POSTING

JC-80346 - Budget Analyst

Final Filing Date: 10/6/2017

Equal Opportunity Employer

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It is an objective of the State of California to achieve a drug-free work place. Any applicant for state employment will be expected to behave in accordance with this objective because the use of illegal drugs is inconsistent with the law of the State, the rules governing Civil Service, and the special trust placed in public servants.

Position Details

Job Control Details
Job Code #: JC-80346
Position #(s):
373-100-5284-001
Working Title: Budget Analyst
Classification:
ASSOCIATE BUDGET ANALYST
$4,784.00 - $6,172.00
STAFF SERVICES ANALYST (GENERAL)
$3,063.00 - $5,129.00
# of Positions: 1
Work Location: Sacramento County
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Department Information

The Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) was created by Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. to serve as California’s single point of contact for economic development and job creation efforts. GO-Biz offers a range of services to business owners including: attraction, retention and expansion services, site selection, permit streamlining, clearing of regulatory hurdles, small business assistance, international trade development, assistance with state government, and much more. 
Department Website: www.business.ca.gov

Job Description and Duties

Under the general direction of the Administrative Manager, the incumbent acts as the sole Budget Analyst for the department.


For a full list of job duties please click on the duty statement link on the right side of this webpage under the heading "Additional Documentation."

Application Instructions

Dates printed on Mobile Bar Codes, such as the Quick Response (QR) Codes available at the USPS, are not considered Postmark dates for the purpose of determining timely filing of an application.

Final Filing Date: 10/6/2017

Who May Apply

Individuals who are currently in the classification, eligible for lateral transfer, eligible for reinstatement, eligible for a Training and Development assignment, have SROA and/or Surplus eligibility, or have list eligibility (or are in the process of obtaining list eligibility). SROA and Surplus candidates may attach “surplus letters” to their applications.

Applications will be screened and only the most qualified applicants will be selected for an interview.

How To Apply

Complete Application Packages (including your Examination/Employment Application (STD 678) and applicable or required documents) must be submitted to apply for this Job Posting. Application Packages may be submitted electronically through your CalCareer Account at www.jobs.ca.gov. When submitting your application in hard copy, a completed copy of the Application Package listing must be included. If you choose to not apply electronically, a hard copy application package may be submitted through an alternative method listed below:

Address for Mailing Application Packages

You may submit your application and any applicable or required documents to:

Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz)
Attn: Wendy Messersmith
1325 J Street, Suite 1800
Sacramento, CA 95814

Required Application Documents

Please submit the following items with your application. Applicants who do not submit the required items timely may not be considered for this job:

  • State Examination/Employment Application STD Form 678 (when not applying electronically), or the Electronic State Employment Application through your Applicant Account at www.jobs.ca.gov. All Experience and Education relating to the Minimum Qualifications listed on the Classification Specification should be included to demonstrate how you meet the Minimum Qualifications for the position.
  • Resume is optional. It may be included, but is not required.
Applicants requiring reasonable accommodations for the hiring interview process must request the necessary accommodations if scheduled for a hiring interview. The request should be made at the time of contact to schedule the interview. Questions regarding reasonable accommodations may be directed to the EEO contact listed on this job posting.

Desirable Qualifications

In addition to evaluating each candidate's relative ability, as demonstrated by quality and breadth of experience, the following factors will provide the basis for competitively evaluating each candidate:
  • Knowledge of the State budgetary process
  • Financial background
  • Financial education or Degree
  • Knowledge of Financial Information System (FI$Cal)
  • Excellent computer skills in using Excel, Word, Outlook
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Able to work under pressure for time-sensitive, high priority projects
  • Take initiative and work both independently and as a team member
  • Experience working with the State Budget
  • Good interpersonal skills, team oriented, organized, accurate, analytical, dependable, reliable, and punctual
  • Able to work independently, ability to meet deadlines, and be flexible with changing assignments and priorities

Contact Information

The Human Resources Contact is available to answer questions regarding the position or application process.

  • Department Website: www.business.ca.gov
  • Human Resources Contact:
    Wendy Messersmith
    (916) 322-2675
    wendy.messersmith@gov.ca.gov
  • Please direct requests for Reasonable Accommodations to the interview scheduler at the time the interview is being scheduled. You may direct any additional questions regarding Reasonable Accommodations or Equal Employment Opportunity for this position(s) to the Department's EEO Office.

    EEO Contact:
    Diane Nanik
    (916) 341-6600
  • California Relay Service: 1-800-735-2929 (TTY), 1-800-735-2922 (Voice) TTY is a Telecommunications Device for the Deaf, and is reachable only from phones equipped with a TTY Device.

Education Documentation

If you are using pattern II as your basis for meeting the minimum qualifications, you must provide a copy of school transcripts. Failure to include transcripts may result in your disqualification. 

  

You can apply for this job via the following method(s):

  • Electronic (through your CalCareer Account)
  • By Mail
Use Your CalCareer Account

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Additional Documentation
Alternate Application Process

While we recommend that you utilize your CalCareer Account to take advantage of all the tools available, you may choose to apply for this job without using your account. In this case, print and complete the Job Application Package Checklist and include it if you submit a hard copy application.

Job Application Package Checklist

Blank Application Form (STD 678)