TPWD - Financial Analyst I (Retail Business Analyst)

  • TEXAS PARKS AND WILDLIFE
  • Austin, Texas
  • Jan 12, 2022
Full Time Accounting and Finance Administrative Analysis and Research

Job Description

TPWD MISSION
To manage and conserve the natural and cultural resources of Texas and to provide hunting, fishing and outdoor recreation opportunities for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.

PLEASE NOTE: All applications must contain complete job histories, which includes job title, dates of employment (month/year) and hours worked per week, name of employer, supervisor's name and phone number and a description of duties performed. If this information is not submitted, your application will be considered incomplete. Applications with "See attached" or "See resume" will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Omission of data can be the basis for disqualification; you may state 'unknown' for any incomplete fields. If education is used to meet the minimum requirements of the job posting, a copy of a college transcript(s) issued from the registrar must be provided if you are selected for an interview.

APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED THROUGH WORK IN TEXAS: Work In Texas (WIT) applicants must complete the supplemental questions to be considered for the posting. To complete the supplemental questions go to CAPPS Recruit to register or login. CAPPS Recruit, https://capps.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en

MILITARY OCCUPATIONAL SPECIALTY CODES can be found at http://www.hr.sao.texas.gov/CompensationSystem/JobDescriptions

VETERAN'S PREFERENCE: If you choose to claim veteran's employment preference including surviving spouse or orphan of a veteran as outlined by the State of Texas, you must attach a DD214 at the time your application is submitted. If you have questions regarding this requirement, please visit our Veteran's Hiring Reference page at https://tpwd.texas.gov/job/veterans/

FOR NEW HIRES/REHIRES: Health insurance is available the 1st of the following month after a 60-day waiting period.

TO APPLY: Application must be completed at: https://capps.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en

HIRING CONTACT: Antonio Lucio, (512) 389-8474

PHYSICAL WORK ADDRESS: TPWD Headquarters, 4200 Smith School Road, Austin, TX 78744

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:
Performs complex (journey-level) financial analysis and regulatory work. Under the supervision of the Revenue Resources Manager, performs business, budget, and financial support of revenue generating programs related to public use of State Parks. Work involves evaluating financial data, preparing reports, responding to inquiries, and recommending appropriate action to resolve financial and regulatory issues. Additional work to includes business plan writing, revenue analysis, feasibility, park business statistics compilation, cost analysis, forecasting revenues, and evaluating business and use data. May train others. Works under general supervision, with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Performs additional duties as assigned. Complies with all Agency, Division and Branch rules, regulations and procedures.



Qualifications:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Education:
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree.

Experience:
Three years experience in financial analysis, such as research, compilation, reporting, or regulatory work.

Licensure:
Must possess or be able to obtain, within 30 days of employment, a valid class "C" Texas driver's license.
NOTE: Retention of position contingent upon obtaining and maintaining a required license.

ACCEPTABLE SUBSTITUTIONS:
Education:
One additional year of the required experience may substitute for 30 hours of the required education, with a maximum substitution of 120 semester hours.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Education:
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree with major coursework in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance, Economics, or closely related field.

Experience:
Experience in budget, management analyses and examination procedures, monitoring costs, product management, state budgeting processes, and retail.

Licensure:
Currently a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of statistics and analyzing data sets;
Knowledge of running queries, report writing, and presenting findings;
Knowledge of data models, database design development, data mining, and segmentation techniques;
Knowledge of recordkeeping, including security procedures for handling, protecting, and distributing confidential data;
Knowledge of financial analyses and examination procedures for regulated entities;
Knowledge of financial and industry terminology and practices;
Skill in the use of a computer and applicable software;
Skill in conducting data searches;
Skill in evaluating and translating large amounts of data;
Skill in critical thinking;
Skill in data modeling;
Ability to compile, review, and analyze data;
Ability perform and interpret numerical analyses;
Ability to prepare reports and correspondence regarding findings;
Ability to analyze and summarize financial and management records,
Ability use trends and customer demand;
Ability to maintain accuracy and attention to detail;
Ability to communicate effectively;
Ability to provide guidance to others;
Ability to conduct work activities in accordance with TPWD safety program.

WORKING CONDITIONS:
Required to work 40 hours per week;
Required to work overtime, as necessary;
Must conform to TPWD dress and grooming standards, work rules, and safety procedures;
Required to travel up to 10% with possible overnight stays;
Required to operate a State vehicle;
Non-smoking environment in State buildings and vehicles.

TPWD IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


Closing Date: Jan 25, 2022, 11:59:00 PM

Job Address

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