MTA New York City Transit’s Office of Management and Budget is hiring an analyst position to join the Subways Business Planning Unit, which monitors the Department of Subways’ multi-billion dollar annual operating budget. The incumbent will evaluate strategies and investment requests with direct analytical support to evaluate options and make recommendations for resolution of specific challenges associated with the investment program. Responsibilities also include review of ongoing operating programs, evaluating budget investment and reduction proposals, defining performance measures and means of improving performance, assessing the operating impacts of capital projects, and monitoring results against budget and performance targets. The selected candidate must be able to document processes and validate results.
Education and Experience
Associate Staff Analyst / Staff Analyst II
A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university in Business or Public Administration, Accounting, Finance, Operations or a related field and three (3) years of satisfactory full-time paid professional experience; OR
Staff Analyst I
A Baccalaureate degree in Business or Public Administration, Accounting, Finance, Operations, or a related field and two (2) years of full-time paid professional experience.
Strong problem- solving skills with the ability to identify the appropriate analytical processes to address particular issues.
Extensive experience with data analysis tools, including Excel and Access.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Strong organization, planning and analytical skills.