Summary of Job:
The State Budget Analyst will be
responsible for in-depth analysis of the Connecticut biennial state budget for
the Senate Republican Leader and Senate Republican Caucus.
Examples of Duties:
analyzes, interprets proposed and existing legislation, laws, and policies that
implement the state budget.
the impact of proposed and existing federal and state budget policies.
technical budget documents and reports within given deadlines and time frames
in support of the Senate Republican Leader.
Recommends statutory modifications to accomplish
Monitors potential financial
changes to the budget environment.
weaknesses in past and current budgets with an eye toward efficiency.
Works as member of caucus leadership team responsible for
identifying needs, problem solving, critical thinking and strategic planning
for caucus-wide implementation.
Performs other duties as needed.
to review and analyze financial information concerning revenues and
expenditures and develop appropriate budget recommendations.
Knowledge of the principles and practices of governmental budgeting,
accounting, and fiscal/operational policy of State government
Excellent communication skills,
written and oral.
Exceptional analytic and research
Demonstrated skill at adapting to
special demands of the job, meeting deadlines, working effectively in crisis or
pressure situations, and responding well to unusual situations.
Ability to be highly productive,
prioritize assignments and meet deadlines under stressful conditions.
Ability to act professionally and
objectively in dealing with legislators and public.
Ability to maintain confidentiality
and handle politically sensitive work.
Ability to maintain good working
Ability to work overtime.
Familiarity with the legislative