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Date:  Nov 8, 2022


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Requisition No: 739503 

Agency: Department of Corrections


Position Number: 70900522 

Salary:  $22 per hour 

Posting Closing Date: 12/08/2022 




Government Operations Consultant I – 70900522


This advertisement is to fill an OPS position located at Central Office in Tallahassee, FL reporting to the Bureau of Finance & Accounting.


Salary Rate: $22 per hour



The Bureau of Finance & Accounting is seeking a team member to perform professional level work in tracking and recovering natural disaster costs. This position is responsible for the following:

  • Support the Disaster Recovery team with all accounting and tracking needs.
  • Perform accounting analysis as needed throughout the project.
  • Gather, audit, and reconcile vendor invoice documents utilizing Florida Accounting Information Resource (FLAIR), Budget and Accounting Reporting System (BARS), My Florida Market Place (MFMP) and other applicable sources daily.
  • Compile and review source documents, to ensure compliance with all related statutes, rules, and requirements to support cost incurred and/or cost estimates.
  • Analyze and evaluate complex financial data.
  • Convert any hard copy sheets into Excel to include in project accounting reports.
  • Maintain a detailed database tracking tool or all incurred cost daily.
  • Develop financial statements and reports.
  • Organize and upload documents into Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Florida Division of Emergency Management’s (DEM) project management systems.
  • Communicate with staff as needed.
  • Assist the project leader with other duties as assigned.
  • Work with section lead and management to ensure work is completed in an effective manner that facilitates meeting the objectives and measures of the section.



  • Knowledge of the methods of data collection and analysis.
  • Ability to collect, evaluate, analyze, and interpret data to develop alternative recommendations, solve problems, document workflows, and other activities relating to the improvement of operational and management practices.
  • Ability to organize data into logical format for presentation in reports, documents, and other written materials.
  • Ability to conduct fact-finding research.
  • Ability to utilize problem-solving techniques.
  • Ability to understand and apply applicable rules, regulations, policies and procedures relating to operational and management analysis activities.
  • Ability to plan, organize, and coordinate work assignments to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others
  • Knowledge of FLAIR, MFMP, Outlook, Excel, and Word.
  • Knowledge of accounting principles, practices, and procedures.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to use automated accounting systems, personal computers, and general office equipment.



  • Must possess a high school diploma or its equivalent.
  • Three years of professional experience in accounting, auditing, data analysis, program planning and research, or administrative work.


Support of knowledge, skills, and abilities should be demonstrated on the application, in the education, in the work experience, in the work sample, in the interview and/or during reference check.


If you are interested in this position and meet the above indicated qualifications and have the desired education, knowledge, and experience; please submit a State of Florida Application and resume through the People First system.  If you experience problems applying on-line, please call the People First Service Center at 1-877-562-7287.


Applications will be accepted until 11:59 PM on the closing date.

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

Nearest Major Market: Tallahassee