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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 05/26/23

Applications Due06/16/23

Vacancy ID131715

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleAssociate Accountant - 3528

Occupational CategoryFinancial, Accounting, Auditing

Salary Grade23

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

Salary RangeFrom $79325 to $100342 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Contingent Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Albany

Street Address OALTC - Finance and Supports

99 Washington Ave. (One Commerce Plaza)

City Albany


Zip Code12210

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 21 or above and eligible for transfer under Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law.

Eligible List Appointment: Candidates must be reachable on the Civil Service eligible list for this title. If you are on the Civil Service eligible list for this title, you may receive a canvass letter. You must complete and return it as instructed on the letter.

Preferred Qualifications: Experience with financial statement analysis; familiarity with GAAP; familiarity with Medicare and Medicaid rules; familiarity with trends in aging and long-term care.

Duties Description The Associate Accountant will work with a team in the Center for Aging and Long Term Care Finance and Supports to review grant applications for aging and long term care facilities, and to provide quantitative analysis for policy proposals developed in the Bureau of Long Term Care Policy. Primary duties will include reviewing financial statements and transformation proposals, and drafting funding recommendations based on criteria set by statute and by department policy. The associate acocuntant will additionally participate in group reviews of grant applications and funding recommendations.

Additional Comments "Benefits of Working for NYS
Generous benefits package, worth 65% of salary, including:
Holiday & Paid Time Off
• Thirteen (13) paid holidays annually
• Up to Thirteen (13) days of paid vacation leave annually
• Up to Five (5) days of paid personal leave annually
• Up to Thirteen (13) days of paid sick leave annually for PEF/CSEA
• Up to Eight (8) days of paid sick leave annually for M/C
• Up to three (3) days of professional leave annually to participate in professional development

Health Care Benefits
• Eligible employees and dependents can pick from a variety of affordable health insurance programs
• Family dental and vision benefits at no additional cost

Additional Benefits
• New York State Employees’ Retirement System (ERS) Membership
• NYS Deferred Compensation
• Access to NY 529 and NY ABLE College Savings Programs, as well as U.S. Savings Bonds
• Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)
• And many more.. "

This position requires proof of vaccination from COVID-19

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

Name Human Resources Management Group, BV/AssocAccnt/3528

Telephone (518) 486-1812

Fax (518) 473-3395

Email Address


Street Rm 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza

Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingPlease submit your resume and cover letter, preferably in PDF format, by email to, with Reference BV/AssocAccnt/3528 included in the subject line or by mail to Human Resources Management Group, BV/AssocAccnt/3528, 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.

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