FINANCIAL ANALYST

Location
Denver, CO, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 10, 2019
Ref
36804
Student Equity and Opportunity

EMILY GRIFFITH CAMPUS

235 work days

FTE: 1.0

Salary Range: $59, 351-$ 71,947

Essential Functions and Objectives:

- Work proactively to identify potential areas of concern and develop creative, outside of the box solutions.

- Ensure understanding of requests and changes from various stakeholders with the ability to communicate the necessary changes to all impacted parties.

- Provide guidance and training to school and department personnel in the implementation and management of their respective grants.

- Assist schools and departments in the preparation of grant budgets and forecasts to ensure spending is in compliance with all requirements.

- Assist schools and departments with the preparation of financial reporting due to funders.

- Provide necessary information for the monthly budget meetings with dept. heads, school leaders, and senior leadership.

- Facilitate regular meetings in regards to their use of specific grants.

- Form strong relationships and collaborate with people at all levels within DPS.

- Demonstrate a commitment to equity.

Education Requirements:

- Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Business

- 3+ years experience in budgeting, accounting, and data analysis as well as research and evaluation skills

About Denver Public Schools:

Denver Public Schools is committed to meeting the educational needs of every student with great schools in every neighborhood. Our goal is to provide every child in Denver with rigorous, enriching educational opportunities from preschool through high school graduation. DPS is comprised of nearly 200 schools including traditional, magnet, charter and alternative pathways schools, with an enrollment of more than 90,000 students.

Under the leadership of Superintendent Susana Cordova and guided by the tenets of The Denver Plan, DPS has become the fastest-growing school district in the country in terms of enrollment and the fastest-growing large school district in the state in terms of student academic growth. Learn more at dpsk12.org.

Denver Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, or any other status protected by law or regulation. It is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors.

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