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Financial Data Program Analyst

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Lincoln, NE

Job Description


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.

8am-5pm, Monday-Friday

This position is federally funded and may be governed by the Federal Hatch Act. Click here to review the Act.


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.

Job Details

Date Posted September 8, 2017
Date Closes October 8, 2017
Located In Lincoln, NE
Work At Nebraska State Office Building
Job Type Full-time Employee
SOC Category 43-9111.00 Statistical Assistants
Zipcode 68509
Name Corinne Geringer
Address 301 Centennial Mall South
City, State and Zip Lincoln, NE 68528
Phone 402-471-9151

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
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Credit Union
  • Financial Planning
  • Flexible Hours
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Wellness Program
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(a) Retirement Savings Plan
  • 457(b) Deferred Compensation Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
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