Health and Human Resources Coordinator – Richmond, VA

Full time @Virginia Dept of Planning and Budget posted 4 weeks ago

Job Description

The Department of Planning and Budget (DPB) advises the Governor, the Governor’s staff, and cabinet secretaries on fiscal, policy, program, and legislative issues involving state agencies. It is seeking a self-motivated, creative, and analytical individual to serve as a coordinator in the agency’s Health and Human Services Division to assist the Associate Director with: 1) oversight and review of analyst assignments; 2) coordination of division activities; and 3) liaison activities with agency management and the Governor’s office staff as needed.

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants must have: (1) considerable knowledge of and experience with the Commonwealth’s budget, its budget processes and practices; (2) experience in managing and analyzing complex budget issues; (3) knowledge of and experience with the Commonwealth’s legislative process; and (4) experience interacting with upper echelon state government officials (i.e., Governor, Governor’s cabinet, university presidents, agency heads, General Assembly members). Applicants must possess skills in using basic office software including the full suite of Microsoft Office products as well as the demonstrated ability to learn other proprietary software products.

Applicants who apply should be able to demonstrate their ability to manage multiple priorities and projects with critical deadlines concurrently. In addition to being a strong analyst, the applicant must also be able to: (1) demonstrate strong communication skills (both written and oral); (2) review multiple work products; and (3) be able to lead division activities that produce quality work ready for publication or presentation to key state leaders.

Preferred Qualifications

A master’s degree in the financial or public policy fields and experience leading analyst or project teams are preferred.

Special Requirements

Special Instructions to Applicants

State employees who have been affected by Policy 1.3 Layoff and possess a valid Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Card) or a Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Card) must submit the card BEFORE the closing date for this position. The card may be scanned and attached to the application or faxed to (804) 371-7401. Please include your name and the position number of the fax cover sheet. AMERICORPS, PEACE CORPS, AND OTHER NATIONAL SERVICE ALUMNI ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.

Commonwealth’s Alternate Hiring Process
In support of the Commonwealth’s commitment to inclusion, we are encouraging individuals with disabilities to apply through the Commonwealth Alternative Hiring Process. To be considered for this opportunity, applicants will need to provide their Certificate of
Disability (COD) provided by a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor within the Department for Aging & Rehabilitative Services (DARS).Veterans are encouraged to answer Veteran status questions and submit their disability documentation, if applicable, to DARS to get their Certificate of Disability. If you need to get a Certificate of Disability, use this link: https://www.vadars.org/drs/cpid/PWContact.aspx , or call DARS at 800-552-5019.

All applicants are subject to a background investigation. The investigation may include: fingerprint checks (State Police, FBI); local agency checks; employment verification; verification of education (relevant to employment); credit checks; and other checks requested by the hiring authority.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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