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Date:  Aug 4, 2022


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Requisition No: 702896 

Agency: Financial Services

Working Title: GOVERNMENT ANALYST II - 43001355

Position Number: 43001355 

Salary:  $48,876.48- $58,000.00 

Posting Closing Date: 08/18/2022 






Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance is preferred.


Required experience:

  • Two (2) years of professional accounting experience with the State of Florida and/or two (2) years of banking experience. 
  • Two (2) or more years of experience dealing with the public and/or other state agencies.
  • Must be proficient in the use of Microsoft 2007 Excel, Word, and Outlook.            


Additional preferences:

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a major in accounting and/or finance and two (2) years of professional accounting experience with the State of Florida and/or banking experience -OR- six (6) years or accounting experience with the State of Florida or professional or nonprofessional accounting experience, or any combination of this experience and up to 60 semester, or 90 quarter hours of college education provided such education includes two courses in accounting can substitute on a year-for-year basis for the preferred bachelor’s degree.
  • Project management.
  • Experience in analyzing and resolving problems
  • Experience procuring and managing State of Florida contracts


All responses to the qualifying questions for this vacancy advertisement must be verifiable on your State of Florida employment application.


Interview will consist of: Oral interview questions, written interview questions, and work samples.  Questions and work samples will be answered using Microsoft 2007 Word and Excel. 


The anticipated hiring salary range is 48,876.48- $58,000.00.


The work hours for this position are from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.


This position requires a security background check, including fingerprint as a condition of employment.


Employees of the Department of Financial Services are paid on a monthly pay cycle.


Responses to qualifying questions must be clearly supported by the state application and any omission, falsification or misrepresentation in the answering of the qualifying questions will be cause for immediate elimination from the selection process.


Minimum Qualifications for this position include the following REQUIRED ENTRY LEVEL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Knowledge of the methods of data collection and analysis. Knowledge of basic management principles and practices. Ability to collect, evaluate and analyze data to develop alternative recommendations, solve problems, document work now and other activities relating to the improvement of management practices.  Ability to organize date into logical format for presentation in reports, documents and other written materials. Ability to conduct fact finding research. Ability to develop approaches for implementing an idea. Ability to utilize problem-solving techniques. Ability to coordinate by adjusting actions relation to others' actions to use critical thinking by using logic and analysis to identify strengths weaknesses of different approaches. Ability to work independently. Ability to manage own time and the time of others. Ability to understand written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents. Ability to plan, organize and coordinate work assignments. Ability to communicate effectively in writing as indicated by the needs of the audience. Ability to speak to others to effectively convey information. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others. Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel. Ability to manage state contracts.



Exercises discretion and independent judgment while administering and maintaining the credit card acceptance program, including American Express, for the State of Florida.

  • Establish and maintain a contractual relationship with the financial institution and/or credit card processor for the credit card and e-Commerce programs keeping the Financial Administrator updated on contractual needs and industry standards.
  • Manage the administrative functions related to establishing new credit card participation.
  • Keep informed with new products offered in the area of credit card and e-Commerce acceptance.
  • Coordinate the program with the outside contractor and the participating agencies.
  • Responsible for the procurement, renewal and updating of the credit card and e-Commerce contracts, including the completion of contract documents required by the Department's contract requirements.
  • Communicate with the Cash Management Financial Administrator to keep abreast of current laws affecting the credit card acceptance program.
  • Responsible for the development, distribution, and collection of respondent’s data in the Annual CFO e-payment report, as stipulated in Rule 69C-4.009, F.A.C.
  • Maintain organized files and records related to the functions above.

Responsible for Contract Monitoring:

  • Perform contract monitoring in accordance with the applicable guidelines for the credit card and e-Commerce contracts.
  • Assist the Bureau of Funds Management Cash Management Financial Administrator in developing the monitoring process for the Treasury Consolidated Revolving Account (CRA), Treasury Cash Concentration System (TCCS) and Credit Card Acceptance, including American Express, contracts.
  • Communicate with the Cash Management Financial Administrator to keep abreast of the Department's current contract policies and monitoring requirements.
  • Communicate to the Funds Management Bureau Chief and Cash Management Financial Administrator any noncompliance identified through the contract monitoring process for the credit card and e-Commerce contracts.
  • Maintain organized files and records related to the functions above.


Serve as a liaison between the contractor and state agencies for activities related to the credit card and e-Commerce contract services.


Monitor and update compliance requirements related to:


Acceptance of Credit Card and e-Commerce services in compliance with FAC 69C-4.

  • Request, audit and analyze annual reports from state agencies using the credit card and e-Commerce services.
  • Update rules and regulations concerning the use of credit cards and e-Commerce.


Cash Management Consultations in compliance with FAC 69C-5.

  • Assist the Bureau of Funds Management Cash Management Financial Administrator, as needed, with the performance of Cash Management Consultations. 
  • Update rules and regulations concerning the performance of Cash Management Consultations.


Maintain organized files and records related to the functions above.


Payment Card Industry (PCI)/Data Security Standards (DDS)/ Self-Assessment Questionnaire (SAQ)

  • Provide PCI oversight to individual departments within state government, externally monitoring business operations which currently accept e-payment transactions. 
  • Work directly with individual business operation managers across all state agencies to ensure that they have validated compliance with PCI Data Security Standards.
  • Maintain consolidated reports of all PCI/DSS/SAQ information collected.
  • Provide consultation services for state agencies related to PCI compliance procedures and completion/submission of the appropriate SAQ,


Maintain and update Treasury Cash Management website related to credit card and e-Commerce services.


Maintain organized files and records related to this function.


Perform other tasks as directed


If you are a retiree of the Florida Retirement System (FRS), please check with the FRS on how your current benefits will be affected if you are re-employed with the State of Florida. Your current retirement benefits may be canceled, suspended or deemed ineligible depending upon the date of your retirement.



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.

VETERANS’ PREFERENCE.  Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply.  Certain service members may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements.  Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code.  Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking here.  All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement. 

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