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Financial Specialist, Senior

Department of Labor

Open for Recruitment: December 1, 2017 - December 14, 2017
Announcement # 04245097081
Salary Range: $20.06 - $25.10 per hour -Plus Competitive Benefits!

Location(s): Boise

The Idaho Department of Labor has an opening for two Financial Specialist, Senior positions in the Accounting Bureau. 

The applicants who are selected for these positions will be required to pass a background check. 


  • Supervision of accounting staff.
  • Review financial data for completeness and compliance with federal and state laws and regulations.
  • Prepare complex financial statements and reports.
  • Develop and recommend policies and procedures for financial reporting systems.
  • Assist and communicate with a wide-range of internal and external customers concerning financial transactions, operations, and financial reporting.
  • Use information technology to research, analyze and resolve problems and to maintain financial data.
  • Analyze technical financial problems and provide professional assistance and advice concerning their solutions.


  • Good knowledge of accounting principles and practices;
  • Experience developing and preparing financial documents;
  • Experience using a personal computer to develop, analyze, and report on financial data;
  • Experience analyzing financial activities and recommending management action.

EXAMINATION: Checklist. You will receive a score based on your answers. You must receive a minimum rating of 60 to pass this examination. Exam results are available online when exam is complete.  All answers to the questions on the checklist must be supported in the work history, resume, and/or education portion of your application.

To preview the examination, click on Preview Exam below. You will not be able to take the exam from this screen. If you wish to take the exam, click the Apply Online button to the left and follow the instructions provided.

TO APPLY: Click on the Apply Online button to the left and follow the instructions provided to complete the Application Checklist and Exam for this position. 

When updating your online application information, please select: Department of Labor under "Agencies"; Full-time employment under "Job Type/Shift"; and Boise under "Cities".


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At the discretion of the appointing authority, compensatory time off may be provided in lieu of overtime cash compensation.

Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age or disability. In addition, preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations. If you need special accommodations to satisfy testing requirements, please contact the Division of Human Resources.