Financial Data Program Analyst
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Lincoln, NE
The Department of Health and Human Services is seeking a motivated individual to join our Financial Services team and fill the role of Financial Data Program Analyst. The successful candidate will be a self-starter, detail oriented, have a high personal standard of integrity, love working with data, and share in our mission of Helping People Live Better Lives.
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- Examples of Work
Support Aid programs administered within the Department of Health and Human Services. Prepare monthly statistical reports and required federal reports, respond to requests for information, and perform analysis and evaluation of assigned programs. Collect and compile statistical, economic, or administrative data to determine the needs of agency clients or programs and to provide a basis for assessing the effectiveness of agency programs and services. Work with large datasets to extract required information.
- Qualifications / Requirements
REQUIREMENTS: Post high school coursework/training in program evaluation, financial analysis and research techniques, AND experience performing or leading others in program and technical support, research or statistical analysis.
PREFERRED: Bachelor's degree. Strong analytical skills, ability to multi-task, work under pressure, and meet deadlines. Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel and Access including charting, graphing and data analysis. Must demonstrate strong interpersonal and communication skills.
- Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of: the techniques of program analysis and budgeting; principles and procedures of research design and analysis; and statistical methods. Ability to: communicate effectively to exchange factual information and research findings; apply instructions pertinent to collection, analysis, and presentation of numerical data; identify trends and critical elements in program and demographic data; summarize program and administrative data and statistics into technical reports; adapt and apply formulas to the analysis and interpretation of data; analyze and interpret numerical data, charts and tables; formulate conclusions based on data analysis; and set personal work priorities and manage one's work time.
| Date Posted
September 8, 2017
| Date Closes
October 8, 2017
| Located In
| Work At
Nebraska State Office Building
| Job Type
| SOC Category
43-9111.00 Statistical Assistants
This job offers the following benefits
- 401(a) Retirement Savings Plan
- 457(b) Deferred Compensation Plan
- College Savings Plan
- Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
- Flexible Spending Accounts
- Health-Care Spending Accounts
- Accidental Death and Dismemberment
- Dependent Life Insurance
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
- Life Insurance
- Long-Term Disability
- Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
- Prescription Drug Plan
- Voluntary Life Insurance
- Bereavement Pay
- Cafeteria / Food
- Credit Union
- Financial Planning
- Flexible Hours
- Paid Holidays
- Paid Vacations
- Sick Leave
- Tuition Reimbursement
- Wellness Program
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