The Fiscal Analysis Department of the Minnesota House of Representatives is seeking applicants for two Fiscal Analyst positions. We are a non-partisan office responsible for providing quantitative and policy analysis services for the House finance committees and all House members. For more information, see the Departmentís website at: http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/fiscal/fahome.htm.
Fiscal Analysts review, appraise, and evaluate budget proposals for state government programs and agencies. Additional responsibilities include: (1) budget development and oversight; (2) spending and revenue projections for budget proposals; (3) tracking fiscal information; (4) staff support for finance committees; and (5) fiscal and policy publications. Applicants should be experienced in budget processes, fiscal management practices, and policy development.
Applicants must have a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree. Additionally, candidates must have experience with spreadsheets, strong oral and written communication skills, and the ability to convey complex information to people from diverse backgrounds. An ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
- A Masterís Degree in Public Policy or Administration, or other advanced training.
- Knowledge in basic statistics, quantitative research and analysis, and program evaluation.
- Familiarity with the legislative process.
- Experience with state government finance and policy issues.
This is a full-time position with excellent benefits. Salary commensurate with relevant experience. To ensure consideration, please submit a cover letter and resume by Friday, November 12, 2021, to: