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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 07/18/22

Applications Due09/18/22

Vacancy ID108835

AgencyEmpire State Development, NYS

TitleAssistant Director, Policy and Operations

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary GradeNS

Bargaining UnitNone listed

Salary RangeFrom $94000 to $97000 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? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Albany

Street Address 625 Broadway

City Albany


Zip Code12245

Minimum Qualifications Education Level: Bachelor’s degree in public administration, public policy, political science or a related field required. Master’s degree a plus.
Experience and Knowledge:
• 5+ years of relevant full-time professional experience.
• Knowledge of economic development-related fields such as tax policy, economic incentives (loans, grants, tax credits), workforce development, public-private partnerships, research and development, commercialization and/or business marketing.
• Preferred:
o Familiarity with New York State government policies and programs and/or experience working within State government including State agencies and / or the New York State Legislature.

Duties Description BASIC FUNCTION:
Help lead the analysis, development, and implementation of New York State economic development-related policies and assist in the operational implementation of newly enacted State policies, as well as the implementation and management of special projects.

• Policy formation: Help lead the drafting of policy proposals to guide both external NYS economic development initiatives, and internal agency policies. Identify areas ripe for policy updates to conform with current economic conditions, and internal operational efficiencies.

• Policy implementation: Help draft operational plans, including step-by-step process documents, to inform the full implementation of new agency policies. Help lead the implementation of new policies across the organization.
• Interdepartmental and interagency coordination: Coordinate with other ESD departments and agencies to inform policy proposals, and to conduct policy analysis.
• Legislative proposal responses: Assist in forming agency reactions to pending legislation from the New York State Legislature, including analysis of fiscal impacts, alignment or overlap with existing agency initiatives, and identify and frame any amendments sought by the agency.

Additional Comments Position expected to work onsite and/or remote consistent with NYS and ESD guidelines and needs.

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Name Jane Martinez

Telephone N/A

Fax N/A

Email Address


Street 633 Third Avenue

City New York

State NY

Zip Code 10017


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