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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 05/24/23

Applications Due12/31/23

Vacancy ID131539

AgencyTaxation & Finance, State

TitleDeputy Commissioner

Occupational CategoryAdministrative or General Management

Salary Grade667

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $158124 to $179500 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Exempt Class

Travel Percentage 0%

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? No

County Albany

Street Address W A Harriman State Office Campus

City Albany


Zip Code12227

Minimum Qualifications Bachelor’s degree and ten years of relevant experience.

**Substitutions: four years of specialized experience or associate’s degree and two years of specialized experience may substitute for bachelor’s degree; J.D. or master’s degree may substitute for one year of specialized experience; Ph.D. may substitute for two years of specialized experience.

Duties Description Under the general direction of the Executive Deputy Commissioner, the incumbent will direct the activities of the Office of Tax Policy Analysis. Specifically, the incumbent will perform the following duties:

• Manage the day to day activities of the Office of Tax Policy Analysis. Plan and direct the development of voluntary tax compliance publications and documents, development and publication of financial reports and tax statistics; and development of revenue forecasts, fiscal impact statements and economic and tax policy analysis.

• Resolves complex and sensitive administrative and technical issues.

• Develops policies, procedures, and priorities for the Office of Tax Policy Analysis. Ensures adherence to and consistent application of policies and procedures within and across Bureaus.

• Coordinates with executive?level staff of other divisions on shared issues and projects.

• Coordinates with executive?level staff in Division of Budget, Office of the State Comptroller, State Assembly and State Senate. Oversees Office of Tax Policy Analysis’ response to inquiries for information, statistics, revenue forecasting and tax policy analysis.

• Development of policy statements for the Commissioner that evaluate the State’s fiscal plan and the implication of changes in the tax structure.

• May represent the Commissioner and Executive Deputy Commissioner on work groups and task forces and in meetings with representative of business, industry, and legislators regarding taxation.

Additional Comments All successful candidates must be fully compliant with
all Federal, State and Local tax laws, which includes being current with their Tax Return Filings.

Fingerprinting is required as part of the background check prior to appointment. Recruitment will continue until this position is filled.

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

Name Kelly Rulison

Telephone 518-402-2901


Email Address


Street W A Harriman State Office Campus

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12227


Notes on ApplyingQualified and interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and a resume, including your current title and agency.
Please include an email address and telephone number where you can be reached.

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