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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 07/30/22

Applications Due08/15/22

Vacancy ID109592

AgencyMedicaid Inspector General, NYS Office of the

TitleManagement Specialist 1/Trainee 1

Occupational CategoryAdministrative or General Management

Salary Grade18

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

Salary RangeFrom $61270 to $77912 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address 800 North Pearl Street

City Albany


Zip Code12204

Minimum Qualifications Current New York State employee with a minimum of one year of permanent or contingent-permanent service as a Management Specialist 1, G-18, or NYS employee with one year or more of permanent or contingent-permanent service in a title eligible for transfer under Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law. The position may also be filled at the trainee level by appointment of a candidate reachable on the PATT or PCO list or in a title eligible to transfer to Management Specialist Trainee 1 or 2. If filled as a trainee, the selected candidate must successfully complete a two-year traineeship to advance to journey level.

Preferred Qualifications: Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, familiarity with the Medicaid program, and/or knowledge of/willingness to learn, Structured Query Language (SQL).

Duties Description Reporting directly to an audit supervisor, the Management Specialist 1 will join the Managed Care Enrollment and Eligibility Unit at OMIG and have an opportunity to start or grow their state career in a collaborative, team-oriented environment. Over the course of a traineeship, the candidate will learn to use databases and software programs available for Medicaid research, including SQL Developer and eMedNY, to aid in the development of Medicaid managed care audits; analyze data and make well-reasoned determinations for Medicaid managed care audits, including match-based audits relating to PARIS Match, deceased enrollees, and other retroactive disenrollment scenarios; learn and apply Medicaid policy, regulations, and Medicaid managed care contracts to audits; prepare well-written and accurate audit reports, and correspond professionally within and outside the agency; oversee mail-out recovery projects, including monitoring and evaluating responses from providers, updating relevant audit-tracking systems, and documenting any adjustments as necessary; conduct research into existing and emerging trends in Medicaid managed care, including Value Based Payments; work well as part of a team and independently; and demonstrate strong critical thinking skills, the ability to multitask, attention to detail, and excellent interpersonal skills.

Additional Comments Management Specialist Trainee 1 position starts at $46,529.

Permanent; Full-time; Competitive. Hours to be determined.

Free parking is available.

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

Name Sherri Tompkins

Telephone 518-408-0509


Email Address


Street 800 North Pearl Street

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12204


Notes on ApplyingPlease email resume to with subject line Management Specialist 1 - Items 31514, 51327, 54323/Albany or fax resume to 518-408-0395 no later than August 15, 2022.

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