Financial Analyst

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Santa Fe Finance Department
Location of position: 
Santa Fe, NM
$22,185 – $38,490
Date Posted: 
Friday, June 28, 2019
Closing Date: 
Sunday, July 28, 2019
Job Description: 

The Financial Analyst performs a variety of professional duties related to compiling, updating, reporting and maintaining financial information utilizing financial accounting, spreadsheet, amortization and report-writing software programs. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. It is not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of an essential function does not preclude management from assigning duties not listed herein if such functions are a logical assignment to the position. Maintains, reviews, analyzes, corrects and reconciles financial data and transactions in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and governmental accounting standards; reviews, compiles, and analyzes the City of Santa Fe Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR); compiles and prepares governmental financial statements for inclusion in the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report Researches, compiles and reports federal, state, and local grant-related financial information in compliance with contracts; accesses confidential data to resolve problems involving grant budgets and to ensure compliance. Designs and develops financial reports and statements utilizing the financial system report writer and advanced spreadsheet software applications. Analyzes, assesses, and makes recommendation regarding financial software issues and problems; provides formal training and on-going financial system support to users as well as supporting accounting personnel. Reviews, analyzes, and makes recommendations on departmental budgets. Prepares, evaluates, monitors, and reconciles accounts; including, personnel services, operating and capital outlay purchases, and special funds on a daily, monthly, quarterly, and annual basis; reconciles multiple accounts, and leases, utilizing spreadsheet and software applications Applies revenue and expenditure methodologies to produce forecasts and projections; analyzes, monitors, and adjusts collected data, including journal entries, using standard statistical/mathematical techniques. Prepares fund cash analyses and determines fund cash availability. Assists in budget mid-year review and fiscal year close-out procedures. · · ·