Senior Financial Reporting & Data Analyst

Department/Agency of position: 
Sount Transit
Location of position: 
Seattle, WA
Wage/Salary: 
$70,504.00 – $88,130.00 Annually
Date Posted: 
Monday, November 13, 2017
Closing Date: 
Thursday, November 23, 2017
Job Description: 

Sound Transit SENIOR FINANCIAL REPORTING & DATA ANALYST Job #17-01213

SALARY: $70,504.00 – $88,130.00 Annually

OPENING DATE: 11/09/17 CLOSING DATE: 11/23/17, 5:00 PM

GENERAL PURPOSE: Under general direction, acts as administrator for the Agency's budget application including all change management, application upgrades, data integrity, security and reports management. Leads development, production, and maintenance of a wide range of financial reports, ad hoc queries, and data analysis for the Budget Division. Performs a variety of budgetary and financial analysis to support the development, presentation and publishing of the annual budget and long-term capital plan. Interprets data and financial results using a variety of techniques ranging from simple data aggregation and statistical analysis to more complex data mining. Supports the Budget Director and managers in business and decision-making processes.

**THIS JOB POSTING MAY BE USED TO FILL MULTIPLE POSITIONS

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Education and Experience: Bachelor's Degree in finance, accounting, economics, business administration, computer science, math, statistics or closely related field. At least four years of experience performing financial analysis, data management and reporting OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Required Licenses or Certifications: None

Required Knowledge of: • Budgets: Basic operations, services, and activities of a budget program including development, monitoring, preparing forecasts and variance analysis. • Accounting: General accounting principles and practices, chart of accounts, and financial statements. • Reports: Specification development, report writing and presentation using report writing software tools, such as Advanced Microsoft Excel (Power BI), SQL Report Writer, and Crystal Reports. • Database management: Data technology and design concepts, integrated use of a variety of database and report writing software applications. • Analysis: Principles of financial analysis, cash flow modeling, and cost forecasting. • Automated financial systems: budgeting, financial planning and forecasting, and accounting.

For complete job description and to apply online, visit: https://agency.governmentjobs.com/soundtransit/job_bulletin.cfm?JobID=1900794