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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 05/14/18

Applications Due05/28/18

Vacancy ID53300

AgencyBudget, Division of

TitleBudget Fellow, Ref. #18-05 - Energy & Agriculture

Occupational CategoryNo Preference

Salary GradeNS

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $47900 to $56745 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? Yes

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address NYS Division of the Budget

State Capitol

City Albany


Zip Code12224

Minimum Qualifications Budget Fellow must possess a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree. Starting salaries depend upon level of education and type of work experience, and annual salary increases are dependent on satisfactory performance:

• Budget Fellow I: $47,900 - A Bachelor’s degree. Advances to Budget Fellow II after one (1) year of satisfactory service.

• Budget Fellow II: $52,451 – A Master’s degree in public administration, economics, business administration, public policy, public affairs or a closely related administrative or managerial field; or, a Bachelor’s degree and two (2) years of professional work experience including one (1) year in public administration. Advances to Budget Fellow III after one year of satisfactory service.

• Budget Fellow III: $56,745 – A Master’s degree as specified for Budget Fellow II and one (1) year of professional budgeting experience within a governmental jurisdiction; or, a Master’s degree in any field and two (2) years of professional work experience including one (1) year in public administration; or, a Bachelor’s degree and four (4) years of professional work experience including one (1) year of public administration. Eligible for annual salary increases based on performance.

Candidates should have strong analytical, written, and verbal communication skills; the ability to think creatively and strategically; and the ability to work independently and as a member of a team. Candidates are also expected to be proficient in the use of office technology and Microsoft applications.

Duties Description The incumbent will be a member of a three-person Energy & Agriculture Team in the Transportation, Economic Development, Environment an Energy Unit, responsible for agricultural agencies and issues. Specifically, the incumbent will be responsible for the Department of Agriculture and Markets, Greenway Conservancy for the Hudson River Valley, Hudson River Valley Greenway Communities Council and the Green Thumb Program.

The incumbent’s assignment will include:
• Develop and review budget and programmatic recommendations;
• Facilitate and monitor budget execution activities;
• Represent the Division in meetings with agency and authority fiscal and program staff;
• Draft legislation and bill memorandums; and
• Track revenues, disbursement and staffing against fiscal and personnel plans, providing periodic reports to management and other functions, as assigned.

Additional Comments To be considered for a current or future position with the Budget Division, please complete the Online Employment Application at

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name The DOB Personnel Office


Fax 518-486-5617

Email Address


Street NYS Division of the Budget

State Capitol

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12224


Notes on ApplyingPlease apply via the Division's online employment application at: and select "Energy" in the Professional Interests and Skills section.

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