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Budget Analyst

Job ID: BH496318

Category: Budget Analyst

Specialty: Accounting & Finance

Job Title: Budget Analyst

Must Haves:

  • Knowledge and understanding of accounting principles and practices, financial statements and procedures
  • Understanding of state budgetary process and state accounting procedures
  • Proficient with MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.)

Preferred:

  • Accounting Budget Experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • Experience with MMARS Payments system and other state applications

Job Summary:

Seeking a highly organized individual with accounting, budget and fiscal experience to fill the role of Accountant III.

  • Analyze, interpret, and manage grant and fiscal reports for the Budget unit of an agency primarily funded by federal grants.
  • Monitor accounting activity and assuring that spending does not exceed budgets and expenditure ceilings/allocations for multiple departments within the agency.
  • Knowledge and understanding of accounting principles and practices, financial statements, and procedures.
  • Demonstrated ability to read and interpret financial reports, accounts and ledgers, proficiency in calculating, balancing and compiling figures.
  • Understanding of state budgetary process and state accounting procedures.
  • Ability to work under pressure and oversee projects with a high degree of accuracy.
  • Proficiency to work both independently and as part of a team, ability to establish and maintain professional and harmonious working relationships, strong oral and written communication skills as well as strong organizational skills.
  • Ability to use relevant software (e.g., Microsoft Office products including Excel and Outlook) as well as technologies supporting a remote workplace (e.g., Microsoft Teams).

The Planet Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Type: Temp/Contract

Location: Boston, Massachusetts