Dir Financial Admn 4

Grade 64

New York State has approximately 22 positions* in this title statewide. You may view a breakdown of positions by county. This position exists in various agencies statewide. View links to all New York State agencies including agencies that have this title. For more information, New York State employees can contact the Career Mobility Office at (518) 485-6199 or (800) 553-1322. If you are not a current New York State employee, you can use the Department of Civil Service Web site to explore possible employment opportunities.

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Career Ladder

A listing of titles that are most commonly used as steps for upward mobility for this title series. The salary schedule for this career ladder is also available.

  1. Assnt Dir Financial Admn 1

    Grade 25

  2. Dir Financial Admn 1

    Grade 61

  3. Assnt Dir Financial Admn 2

    Grade 62

  4. Assnt Dir Financial Admn 3

    Grade 63

  5. Dir Financial Admn 3

    Grade 63

  6. Assnt Dir Financial Admn 4

    Grade 64

  7. Dir Financial Admn 4

    Grade 64

  8. Dir Financial Admn 5

    Grade 65

  9. Dir Financial Admn 6

    Grade 66

Summary of Job Description

Director, Financial Administration 4: responsible for developing and executing comprehensive programs of financial policy and fiscal control. Incumbents direct large and active programs encompassing the full range of budgeting, financial management, and agency support services activities. Directors at this level are characterized by responsibility for programs involving large and complex budgets, large and multi-faceted subordinate organizations, and agency operating programs that require the development and application of new approaches to the solution of fiscal problems. Incumbents participate as fiscal advisors in management planning, policy, and decision making and serve on management committees affecting agency policy. Directors at this level function as fiscal managers and are not primarily concerned with the technical procedures of budget preparation and fiscal planning. They work under general administrative direction from their immediate supervisors and supervise professional staff at the Assistant Director, Financial Administration 2 and Chief Budgeting Analyst level.

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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.

One year of permanent service in a financial management or budgeting position allocated to M-2 or higher.

For informational purposes only, click on the examination number(s) listed below to see the current or previous examination(s) that are used to fill this title.

How to Apply

When this examination is scheduled to be held, the announcement can be found on the Department of Civil Service, Examination Announcements web page. If you do not see an examination currently scheduled please check back on a monthly basis or sign up for announcement notification by email so that you will automatically be notified when new examinations are being offered.

Career Mobility

Career mobility is not just limited to the titles in the Career Ladder, above. Additional movement may be achieved through other examinations, additional education and/or work experience or transfer opportunities. For additional information or clarification of transfer determinations, current State employees should contact the Career Mobility Office. Visit ELMS Online to view established open-competitive, promotion, and transition eligible lists. If you are not a current New York State employee, see Employment Opportunities with New York State and find out how to become a New York State employee.

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