Budget Analysts :

Examine budget estimates for completeness, accuracy, and conformance with procedures and regulations. Analyze budgeting and accounting reports.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $69,320.00
Average Time to Fill 31 days
Typical Education Bachelor's Degree
Typical Experience Over 2 years, up to and including 4 years
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 425
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) 8.57 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Critical Thinking
Attention to Detail
Numerical and Arithmetic Application
Resource Allocation
Information Gathering
Oral Communication
Technology and Tool Usage
Following Directions

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Analyzing Data or Information

Forecast revenue or sales
Analyze business or organizational operating practices or procedures
Analyze current and historical utility costs
Examine financial documents to identify or verify concerns
Analyze applicant financial status
Analyze budgetary or accounting data
Perform financial analysis of organizational resources and health
Analyze business or financial data
Analyze business, operational, or management reports
Analyze financial data or information
Analyze market conditions or trends
Determine sources or targets for upcoming procurements
Analyze administrative, financial, and operational budgets
Perform cost benefit analysis

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Booster Skills & Certifications

Job Seekers possessing booster skills & certifications, such as those listed below, added to core skills are more marketable, harder to find and expensive to hire.

Hard to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be hard to fill. These skills and certifications make a job seeker more in demand because the skills are not widely available.

Expensive to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be expensive to fill. Job seekers with these skills and certifications are likely to earn more money.

Skill or Certification Certi - fication Hard to Fill Expensive to Fill
Security Clearance
Staff Management
Supervisory Skills
Project Management
Contract Management
Microsoft Access

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