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Fiscal Specialist

Administrative Specialist III

Recruitment #24-002043-0008


The Maryland Department of General Services (DGS) supports State and local government agencies, as well as local non-profit organizations and the citizens of Maryland, by providing facilities management, real estate and surplus property services, as well as security and law enforcement for State buildings. DGS is also responsible for a full spectrum of facilities engineering, design and construction services, almost $1 billion in annual contract administration, and overseeing the State procurement process. Here at DGS, we truly Do Great Service… Consider joining our team!





DGS Office of Facilities Management 
100 Community Pl. 
Crownsville, MD 21032

Main Purpose of Job

To provide administrative fiscal support to the Office of Facilities Management (OFM). This position compiles, tracks, and analyzes financial data for 4 divisions and 52 State buildings.


Duties for this position include, but not limited to:

· Tracks, inputs, organizes, and maintains OFM’s Office of Administration requisitions. 
· Reviews all submitted requisitions to ensure funding to cover spending. 
· Ensuring all requisitions have 2 or more quotes attached, and are using preferred vendors as much as possible
· Creates and processes purchase orders in eMMA corresponding to requisitions submitted from OFM divisions for building maintenance services, supplies, etc; create and submit fund certifications to the Office of Fiscal Services for approval.
· Reviews and approves invoices submitted via accounts payable; confirm with maintenance staff that work has been completed and create corresponding purchase orders if necessary.
· Reviews, reconciles, and tracks invoices submitted via eMMA against the purchase orders created in the system.
·Develops, updates, and implements automated spreadsheets, ledgers, and reports.
· Assists in monthly budget preparation for 52 buildings by compiling necessary data and calculating current funding requests based on divisional needs.
·Tracks overtime and credit card purchases.


Education: Graduation from an accredited high school or possession of a high school equivalency certificate.

Experience: Two years of experience performing administrative staff, clerical, clerical technical, or secretarial work. 


1. Candidates may substitute 30 college credit hours from an accredited college or university for each year of the required experience.

2. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a non-commissioned officer involving staff work requiring regular use of independent judgment and analysis in applying and interpreting rules and regulations in accordance with agency laws and policies on a year-for-year basis for the required experience.


Strong preference will be given to applicants who possess the following preferred qualification(s). Include clear and specific information on your application regarding all qualifications.

·Experience with Microsoft Office, specifically using Word and Excel.

·Experience with Google Suite. 


Employees in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of a motor vehicle. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator’s license valid in the State of Maryland.


It is important that you provide complete and accurate information on your application.  Please include all experience and education that is related to this position.  All information concerning your qualifications must be submitted by the closing date; information submitted after the closing date will not be considered. Credit is given for relevant part-time, temporary or volunteer experience based on the number of hours worked per week; you must include the time spent on such activities on your application.

Note that for any position requiring a college degree or college credit, you will be required to submit a college transcript prior to being offered a position.  You may submit your transcript as part of the application process.

The examination for this position will consist of a rating of your education, training and experience related to the requirements of the position.  Successful candidates will be placed on the employment eligibility list categorized as BEST QUALIFIED, BETTER QUALIFIED, or QUALIFIED.  The eligibility list will be valid for one year and may be extended.  The list will be used by the hiring authority to select employees for interviews.  Eligible lists may be used to fill future vacancies of the same classification.

Please note, selected candidates may be required to complete and successfully pass a State and Federal fingerprint background check prior to being hired.

You must be legally authorized under the United States Immigration Reform and Control Act to be hired in the position for which you apply.


The State of Maryland offers a generous benefits package that includes:

- Tuition reimbursement for those who qualify

- Flexible work schedules and telework opportunities for many positions

- Free mass transit in Baltimore & Annapolis

- Generous paid leave that increases with years of service

- Paid holidays

- Health coverage with low out-of-pocket costs

- Employee & employer contributory pension plan 


Click on the link below for more information.



Contact or call 410-767-4987 with questions about this recruitment.  The on-line application process is STRONGLY preferred. Apply online at – click on Employment on the left side of the screen. If you are unable to submit your application online, please send your paper application to: Human Resources, Dept. of General Services, 301 W. Preston St., Suite 1311, Baltimore, MD  21201 by the closing date and time. TTY Users: call via Maryland Relay


As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State’s diversity. People with disabilities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply. We thank our Veterans for their service to our country. 

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