Professional Career Opportunities - Job Title Details

Financial Analyst 1, G-18

Occupation Group

Accounting, Auditing, Economics and Finance

General Information

Starting Salary

$56,604

Job Rate

$71,980

Job Description

Financial Analysts analyze financial information related to various types of delinquent tax cases (such as high value, bankruptcy, offers-in-compromise, and criminal restitution cases).  Employees analyze all aspects of a taxpayer's financial and industry situation to ascertain ability to pay past due taxes and recommend collection strategy and repayment plan.  Employees analyze a wide variety of documents, records, and other various sources of financial information.  Employees may be involved in broader analysis of collection efforts and economic trends.  These positions are located in the Department of Taxation and Finance.

Minimum Qualifications

You must meet the requirements below to qualify for this title.

A bachelor's or higher degree; AND two years of professional experience performing financial statement analysis, cash flow analysis, collateral analysis and industry trend analysis in order to determine repayment ability. Examples of qualifying experience would be a commercial credit analyst or commercial lender.

NOTE: Experience as a mortgage broker, consumer credit analyst, bank branch manager, budget analyst, bookkeeper, account clerk or accountant aide is NOT considered qualifying.

To Apply

You must have or expect to receive a bachelor's or higher degree by September 1, 2020.

The 2019 PCO will be open for application from January 18, 2019. To apply for the examination for this PCO Select Job Title you must apply for the PCO examination by February 20, 2019, fill out and submit the PCO Questionnaire by April 5, 2019, and take the PCO written test in April of 2019. The application for and information about the PCO examination is at: https://www.cs.ny.gov/pco/