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Deputy Director of Finance

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Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
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New York, NY
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Published 25 days ago

June 2022

Position Announcement

Deputy Director of Finance 

Salary: $97,850


Welfare Research, Inc. is seeking one (1) qualified candidate to fill the full-time position of Deputy Director of Finance.


The Mental Hygiene Division of the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is responsible for policy, programs, and provider oversight related to mental health; alcohol and drug use; developmental delays and disabilities; and early intervention services. The work of the Division is informed by the goals of improving clinical and rehabilitative services; integrating mental health, substance use, and primary care; promoting healthy childhood development; reducing racial/ethnic and socioeconomic health inequalities; and promoting recovery. The Bureau of Administration provides all non-program support for the Division of Mental Hygiene.


Job Responsibilities


Under the direction of the Sr. Director of Finance of Mental Hygiene Administration, the Deputy Director of Finance will perform the following tasks:


•       Supervision of staff within the Division's Finance Unit 

•       Assist with divisional budget management.

•       Track all funding and encumbrances for contracted programs. 

•       Set up accruals at fiscal year end and take down accruals timely as payments are made. 

•       Collaborate with other Divisional bureaus and Department divisions as it relates to the Division's funding for contracted programs. 

•       Respond to the Department's budget reduction exercises and efficiency plans Responsible for the update of the County Allocation Tracker (CAT) 

•       Ad hoc projects.






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Minimum requirements


1. A master’s degree from an accredited college in economics, finance, accounting, business or public administration, human resources management, management science, operations research, organizational behavior, industrial psychology, sociology, human resources development, political science, urban studies or a closely related field; or

2. A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college and two years of satisfactory full-time professional experience working in one or a combination of the following areas: working with the budget of a large public or private concern in budget administration, accounting, economic or financial administration, or fiscal or economic research; in management or methods analysis, operations research, organizational research or program evaluation; in personnel or public administration, recruitment, position classification, personnel relations, labor relations, employee benefits, staff development, employment program planning/administration market research, economic planning, or fiscal management; or in a related area.

Preferred Skills:

-           Knowledge of and experience with New York City government financing and budgeting and its financial systems.

-           Some knowledge of government contracting and contract administration. 

-           Excellent analytic, interpersonal, writing and communication skills.

-           Proficient in all Microsoft Office, with emphasis on Excel and Visio. 

-           Strong analytical skills and ability to manipulate and interpret data.

-           -Ability to manage staff and be responsive.


Work Location:           Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

                                    42-09 28th Street

                                    Queens, New York 11101


Salary:                        Commensurate with experience


To Apply:                    Applicants will need to submit a resume and cover letter to 

                        mhyadmin@health.nyc.gov.


Excellent Benefits Package.  EEO Employer

June 2022

Position Announcement

Deputy Director of Finance 

Salary: $97,850


Welfare Research, Inc. is seeking one (1) qualified candidate to fill the full-time position of Deputy Director of Finance.


The Mental Hygiene Division of the New York…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Education
    Master's Degree Required
  • Experience Level
    Intermediate
Salary
Up to USD $97,850
/ year

Location

On-site
New York, NY, USA

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