The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB), School of Medicine, Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care is seeking a Budget Analyst . The Budget Analyst will be responsible for performing a variety of routine professional and administrative activities related to the efficient day-to-day operation of the department. This will involve preparing, analyzing, and reporting statistical data for departmental budgets, while maintaining this information and coordinating all necessary files into a united budgetary and financial forecast.
UMB offers a generous benefits package that includes 22 vacation days, 14 floating and holidays, 15 sick days; comprehensive health insurance and retirement options; and tuition remission for employees and their dependents at any of the University System of Maryland schools.
Examines a variety of financial statements for completeness and accuracy and conformity with fiscal policy, assisting in maintenance and reconciliation where needed.
Performs line by line trend analyses and financial forecasts of departmental budgets.
Prepares and assembles statistical data and reports for use in budgetary evaluation, maintaining downloaded data to coordinate necessary computer files.
Provides technical advice and assistance to departmental faculty and managers on adherence to budget and control procedures.
May be asked to produce and analyze sections of special projects or participate in additional departmental and administrative services as needed.
In a department/school setting, may review past award tracking systems for compliance and accuracy of reporting and develop new systems as needed.
In a department/school setting, meet programmatic objectives of sponsored program budgeting while adhering to grant and contract agency guidelines.
Serves as the primary department liaison with sponsored agencies and UMB Financial affairs office in meeting post award reporting requirements.
Education: Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, economics, business administration, and/or related coursework.
Experience: Two (2) years of related experience.
Other: Except for qualifications established by law, additional related experience and formal education in which one has gained the knowledge, skills, and abilities required for full performance of the work of the job class may be substituted for the education or experience requirement on a year-for-year basis with 30 college credits being equivalent to one year of experience. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Possess knowledge of position requirements. Ability to perform position in compliance with all requirements, regulations, and laws. Ability to maintain high standards with the work being performed and maintain awareness with trends and influences. Skill in strategic and analytic thought with an ability to solve problems and make decisions. Skill in assuming personal responsibility for all outcomes. Skill in making effective and timely decisions. Skill in the effective use of technology. Ability to maintain productivity. Ability to prioritize ongoing and new projects, as well as conduct research and gather information. Skill in the effective use of relevant computer spreadsheet packages.
Hiring Range: Commensurate with education and experience
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Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the State's public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, globa...l health, social work and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, we foster economic development in the City, State, and nation. We are committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.