MTA- Long Island Rail Road, the busiest commuter railroad in North America, is seeking candidates for Manager-Budget Development/Analysis-Data Support. You would be responsible to assist in the management and development of the Maintenance of Equipment Department’s five-year annual budget, forecast and monthly variances analysis; providing data support to these functions and ensure all financial data required for budget development and analysis are timely and accurately available and reconciled. This section utilizes multiple systems and extracts data from many sources, including MTA Business Service Center (PeopleSoft), Financial Management System (FMS), Corporate Asset Management Systems (CAMS), Material Planning System (MPS), and Corporate Time & Attendance Management System (CTAMS).
The position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Management, Computer Science or related field; progressively responsible, recent, related experience in budgeting, accounting or cost control; thorough knowledge of accounting principles, budgeting & forecasting concepts; advanced knowledge in various software computer applications, including MS Access, Excel (V-lookup, pivot tables), PeopleSoft, and Hyperion (FMS); ability to analyze reports, budget and initiate controls; ability to translate corporate initiatives into a department budget; strong analytical and presentation skills and strong written & verbal communication skills.
For more information and to apply, please visit our website, www.mta.info, and click on the Employment hyperlink.
The posting closes July 28, 2017.
The MTA-Long Island Rail Road is an Equal Opportunity Employer.