Educ Finance Specialist 4 - Grade 62

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This title exists in Education, Dept of and has approximately 4 positions.

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Salary Information for Educ Finance Specialist Trainee 1
Title Grade Hiring Rate/yr Job Rate/yr
Educ Finance Specialist Trainee 1 13 $49,363 $63,169
Educ Finance Specialist Trainee 2 14 $52,198 $66,634
Educ Finance Specialist 1 18 $65,001 $82,656
Educ Finance Specialist 2 23 $84,156 $106,454
Educ Finance Specialist 3 25 $93,530 $117,875
Educ Finance Specialist 4 62 $100,845 $127,474

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Job Duties

As an Education Finance Specialist 4, you would direct a unit within the Chief Financial Officer and supervise Education Finance Specialists 3; coordinate activities of a program are to ensure that all objectives are met, and oversee a major multi-disciplinary work team or function. You would also oversee the processing, auditing and accounting procedures pertinent to State and Federal funds administered by SED; direct the developmental and planning functions related to improvement of SED's fiscal services; communicate with educational and State agencies concerning issues related to SED programs; and ensure that all fiscal program operations and processes comply with SED management and accounting procedures and advise and assist program staff with compliance; and supervise the continuous review of funds available to SED and advise on the most efficient utilization.

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Summary of Minimum Qualifications

Please note: qualifications for this position may be subject to change. If substitutions for education and/or experience are allowed, this information would be available on the announcement.

You must take and pass a Civil Service examination to be considered for this position.

On or before the date of the examination, you must be a qualified employee of the New York State Education Department and have had three months of permanent competitive or 55-b/55-c service as an:

Either A: Education Finance Specialist 3;

Or B: Education Finance Specialist 2.

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How to Apply

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