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State of Montana Financial Manager (01792) in Helena, Montana

The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) has an exciting leadership opportunity within the Public Health & safety Division. Our mission at DPHHS is to improve and protect the health, well-being, and self-reliance of all Montanans throughout every stage of their life. By joining our team, you will have the opportunity to perform meaningful work in public service to our state and its residents. Whether you are joining the workforce or have several years of experience, DPHHS has the opportunity for you! This position is responsible for overseeing finance and accounting support for the Public Health and Safety Division. Key responsibilities include: 1) developing and managing the division financial and budget system; 2) ensuring compliance with policies, grant requirements, state and federal laws and regulations; and 3) providing support related to human resource and legislative policy issues related to the division; and 4) oversight and management of the Office of Vital Records. What We Can Offer You The State of Montana's comprehensive benefits package includes healthcare coverage, retirement plans, paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays, work/life balance, and eligibility to participate in the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program. Visit the Health Care and Benefits Division for more information at In addition to employee benefits, there are a wide range of advancement opportunities within the largest state agency in Montana. What You Can Offer Us * Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). * Knowledge of budget development and financial accounting systems. * General knowledge of federal and state political, legislative, and regulatory process. * Excellent written and verbal communication skills. * Ability to provide financial planning to guide programmatic and organizational decisions. * Ability to anticipate financial implications by developing contingency plans and analyzing funding strategies. Meet minimum qualifications: * Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, business, or related field. * Six years of progressively responsible work experience in accounting or finance. * Two years of supervisory experience in accounting or financial operations. * Other combinations of directly related education and experience may be considered on a case- by- case basis. For a copy of the full job description or if you need a reasonable accommodation in the application or hiring process, contactCole GruensfelderatCole.Gruensfelder@MT.Gov. How to Apply Submit the following required documents with your application on the State of Montana Careers website. When submitting the required documents, you must check the “relevant document” box to ensure your attachments are uploading correctly to the specific application for this position. * Resume * Cover Letter * Three Professional References To be considered for any DPHHS position, applicants must complete and submit their application online, and upload any required documents. Successful applicants are required to successfully pass all DPHHS specific background check(s) relevant to each position. DPHHS is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If applicable include special info: This office location operates within an Indian Reservation. Applicants claiming Indian employment preference as set forth in Section 2-18-111, MCA, shall claim the preference in writing and submit it if the vacancy announcement is open, or it will not be valid. Job: Accounting/Finance* *Title: *Financial Manager (01792) Location: Helena Requisition ID: 22142135