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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 09/13/21

Applications Due09/24/21

Vacancy ID91144

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleAssociate Accountant 13101

Occupational CategoryFinancial, Accounting, Auditing

Salary Grade23

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $73284 to $92693 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 5%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 8:30 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Fiscal Management Group

Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza

City Albany


Zip Code12237

Minimum Qualifications Current New York State Department of Health employee with permanent or contingent permanent service as an Associate Accountant, SG-23; OR current New York State employee with one year of permanent or contingent permanent service in a position allocated to a Grade 23 or above and eligible for transfer under Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Proficiency in using Microsoft Excel and Word

• Experience with using CMS’ Medicaid Budget and Expenditure System (MBES)

• Strong data analysis skills

• Strong organizational skills and ability to reevaluate priorities

• Proficiency in using the Statewide Financial System, including creating vouchers and journal entries and reports knowledge.

• Supervision experience

Duties Description This position is located in Medicaid Financial Management within the New York State Department of Health Division of Administration, Fiscal Management Group. Under the general direction of the Principal Accountant, the Associate Accountant will supervise a team of accountants and other staff responsible for claiming federal reimbursement through the CMS Quarterly Expenditure Report (QER) or CMS-64.10 for Medical Assistance Administration (ADM) and CMS-21 for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and associated accounting activities.

Additional Comments Flexibility with exact work hours. Telecommuting will be discussed during interview

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

Name Human Resources Management Group - SC/AA/13101


Fax (518)473-3395

Email Address


Street Rom 2217, Corning Tower Building

Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume, preferably in PDF format, by email to, with Reference SC/AA/13101 included in the subject line or by mail to Human Resources Management Group, SC/AA/13101, Rm 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12237-0012, or by fax to (518) 473-3395. Failure to include the required information may result in your resume not being considered for this position. Resumes will be accepted until September 24, 2021.

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