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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 12/07/23

Applications Due12/21/23

Vacancy ID145638

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleDirector of Financial Administration 5

Occupational CategoryFinancial, Accounting, Auditing

Salary Grade665

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $133453 to $168606 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Contingent Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 5%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Albany

Street Address Division of Administration, Fiscal Management Group

Empire State Plaza, Corning Tower

City Albany


Zip Code12237

Minimum Qualifications Current New York State employee with one year or more of permanent or contingent-permanent, competitive service in a financial management or budgeting position allocated to M-4 or higher.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in accounting management, budgeting management, or procurement and contract management for Medicaid or other public health programs coupled with familiarity with appropriate federal financial institutions, New York State Finance Law provisions, Generally Accepted Account Principles (GAAP), and Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB).

Extensive experience working directly with the Division of the Budget, Office of the State Comptroller, Business Services Center, and Statewide Financial System.

Ability to work under high pressure and manage multiple priorities.

Excellent writing, communication, and organizational skills.

Duties Description The Director of the Fiscal Management Group provides overall policy direction and coordination for the central budgeting, procurement, revenue and accounts receivable, accounts payable, grant awards, and cost allocation of the Department. These functions are carried out through four bureaus: the Bureau of Accounts Management, the Bureau of Budget Management, the Bureau of Contracts, and the Medicaid Financial Management Unit - comprised of approximately 100 staff. The director leads these bureaus and units in serving as the Department's primary liaison with the Division of the Budget (DOB), the Office of the State Comptroller (OSC), the Office of General Services Business Services Center (BSC), and Federal cognizant agencies.

Additional Comments Promotion salaries are calculated by the NYS Office of the State Comptroller in accordance with NYS Civil Service Law, OSC Payroll rules and regulations and negotiated union contracts.

The NYS Department of Health is committed to making New York a safer, healthier, and more equitable place to live. Understanding health equity, social determinants of health and health disparities is critical to accomplish our goal of eliminating health disparities. For more information on the NYS Department of Health’s Mission, Vision, Values and Strategic Plan, please visit:

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Name Human Resources Management Group, 03112/DFA5/SC

Telephone 518 486-1812

Fax (518)473-3395

Email Address


Street Room 2217, Corning Tower Building

Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingSend resumes by e-mail with 03112/DFA5/SC, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012, or fax to (518) 473-3395 with subject line 03112/DFA5/SC.

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