The Office of Budget and Financial Planning (aka “the Budget Office”) is an exciting, dynamic and high-performing central department at New York University. The Budget Office plays a vital and very visible role in supporting decision-making at all levels of the institution. Each member of the Budget Office is committed to continuous improvement, while always maintaining the department’s high standards of integrity, intelligence and innovation.
Summary: The Financial Analyst I position is a junior analyst role that participates in the preparation of annual budgets and financial plans, financial performance evaluations and reporting, provides transactional support, and supports the development and maintenance of budget and financial planning systems, models and key processes. Collaborates with other University offices to gather information and resolve inquiries.
Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and 1 or more years professional work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Strong analytical skills, logical approaches to problem-solving, the ability to multi-task and manage time efficiently and effectively. Professional communication skills and good judgement. A desire and ability to take initiative, while successfully contributing to a collegial group environment. Proficiency in MS Office Suite, including Microsoft Excel and Word.
Preferred: Strong grasp and familiarity with key business and financial concepts and tools (e.g. budgets, operating expenses, capital expenses, financial statements).
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