Senior Management Analyst
|Salary||$43.89 - $54.82/hour; $7,607.60 - $9,502.13/month; $91,291.20 - $114,025.60/year|
|Department||County Executive Office|
|Date Opened||6/30/2021 08:00:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||8/6/2021 5:00:00 PM|
Permanent/Full Time (40 hrs/week)
Auburn (Applegate, Auburn, Colfax, Foresthill, Meadow Vista, Penryn)
|Additional Forms Required||
Veterans DD214 (if applicable)|
|HR Analyst||Lindsay Killian|
Placer County is comprised of over 1,400 square miles of beautiful and diverse geography, ranging from the residential and commercial areas of South Placer, through the historic foothill areas of Auburn, Foresthill, and Colfax, and to the County's jewel of the North Lake Tahoe basin. Placer is a great place to live, work, play, and learn! For more information about Placer County, please visit www.placer.ca.gov.
Placer County is currently accepting applications for Process Improvement Analyst (Senior Management Analyst). This position is responsible for reviewing, improving, designing, and redesigning business processes and service deliveries in support of Placer County's desire to continually improve internal and external functions throughout the County. This key role assists the County Executive Officer in fostering a culture of sustainable changes through data, methodology, and a framework to deliver process transformations through continuous program improvement initiatives.
Key objectives associated with this role include:
Ideal candidates will have a proven track record and functional knowledge of quality process improvement; aptitude for process analysis, modeling, and review; and outstanding relationship development skills to support interactions with stakeholders. Candidates will have prior project planning and project management experience, including facilitating and supporting business change from the initial conceptual design state through final implementation.
Placer County offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees. The following information represents benefits currently available to permanent Placer County employees and may be subject to change. Applicants should inquire as to the most current benefit package during hiring interviews or by contacting the Human Resources Department. Click here to view Management benefits.
For more information regarding the benefits Placer County has to offer please visit Placer County's Human Resources website.
To act as a lead in the performance of administrative/analytical functions related to the preparation, review and analysis of budgets, organizational systems, and policy and procedure studies in support of the County Executive Office; to serve as subject matter expert in specific area(s) of government operations with a focus on relationship facilitation, process transformation, and continuous program improvement; to plan, direct, and oversee projects and programs with others as a positive and effective member of the team.
The Management Analyst job series represents professional positions responsible for establishing, maintaining, and monitoring a variety of administrative policies, budget and fiscal processes, and organizational and legislative issues on a County-wide basis as well as providing a liaison with and support to departments as a representative of the County Executive Office. Positions within this job series are exclusive to allocation within the County Executive Office.
This is the advanced journey level class within the Management Analyst series. This class is distinguished from subordinate classes within the series by the greater level of responsibility assumed, complexity of duties assigned, independence of action taken, and by the nature, impact, and scope of the public contact. Employees in this job class perform more difficult and responsible types of duties assigned to classes within this series. Employees at this level are required to be fully trained in all policies, procedures, and operations related to assigned areas of responsibility.
Receives general supervision from the County Executive Officer, Assistant County Executive Officer, or their designee.
Exercises direct supervision over management, professional, technical, and clerical staff.
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
It is the responsibility of applicants to identify in their application materials how they meet the minimum qualifications listed below.
Any combination of experience and training that would provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required knowledge and abilities would be:
Experience: Two years of responsible analytical experience performing duties similar to a Management Analyst II with Placer County.License or Certificate:
Training: Equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in business or public administration, political science, finance, economics, or a related field.
NOTE: Relevant, equivalent experience (performing the same or similar job requiring similar knowledge, skills, and abilities) may be substituted for the required education as determined by the Human Resources Department. Applicants receiving their degree outside the United States must submit proof of accreditation by a recognized evaluation agency.
Training & Experience Rating (100%)
Based upon responses to the supplemental questionnaire, the applicant’s education, training, and experience will be evaluated using a pre-determined formula. Scores from this evaluation will determine applicant ranking and placement on the eligible list.
Prior to the date of hire, applicants must undergo a fingerprint test by the Department of Justice, pass a medical examination (which may include a drug screening and possibly a psychological evaluation), sign a constitutional oath, and submit proof of U.S. citizenship or legal right to remain and work in the U.S. For some positions, applicants may also be required to submit proof of age, undergo a background investigation (which may include a voice stress analysis and/or a polygraph), and/or be bonded. Additionally, positions in law enforcement classifications and those supporting law enforcement functions will be required to complete a conviction history questionnaire prior to or during the interview process. Applicants for positions with access to Medi-Cal billing software or who are licensed providers must clear the Federal Exclusion List, credentialing, and social security verification. Failure to clear these requirements may result in an employment offer being withdrawn.
The eligible list resulting from this recruitment may be certified as a substitute list for a substantially similar classification. For this purpose, a substantially similar classification is one at a lower level in the same classification (example: entry level vs. journey level) and/or a similar classification (similar work performed, similar training and experience qualifications required). If you are contacted for an interview by a County department, you will be informed of the classification and other relevant information. If you choose not to interview for a substantially similar classification, you will remain on the eligible list for which you originally applied.
Placer County offers an expedited process for qualifying certain applicants for interviews. Candidates currently employed, or employed within the last year, by a public agency operating under a personnel civil service or merit system may be eligible to be placed on a Public Agency Eligible List and certified as eligible for appointment to a similar job assignment without going through the examination process. For more information on the Public Agency Eligible List, to download forms, or to apply, please click here.
Thank you for your interest in employment with Placer County. Placer County is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an active nondiscrimination program. It is the stated policy of Placer County that harassment, discrimination, and retaliation are prohibited and that all employees, applicants, agents, contractors, and interns/volunteers shall receive equal consideration and treatment. All terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, transfer, and promotion will be based on the qualifications of the individual for the positions being filled regardless of gender (including gender identity and expression), sexual orientation, race (including traits historically associated with race, including, but not limited to, hair texture and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, ancestry, religion (including creed and belief), national origin, citizenship, physical disability (including HIV and AIDS), mental disability, medical condition (including cancer or genetic characteristics/information), age (40 or over), marital status, military and/or veteran status, sex (including parental status, pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, and related medical conditions), political orientation, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. Please contact the Human Resources Department at least 5 working days before a scheduled examination if you require accommodation in the examination process. Medical disability verification may be required prior to accommodation.
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