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Position: Budget Analyst
Municipality:State of CT
Close Date:3/1/2021

State Budget Analyst

 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:


         Prepares, analyzes, interprets proposed and existing legislation, laws, and policies that implement the state budget.

         Evaluates the impact of proposed and existing federal and state budget policies.

         Produces technical budget documents and reports within given deadlines and time frames in support of the Senate Republican Leader.

         Recommends statutory modifications to accomplish policy goals.

         Monitors potential financial changes to the budget environment.

         Identifies 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.




         Ability 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 abilities.

         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 relationships.

         Ability to work overtime.

         Familiarity with the legislative process.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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