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JOB DESCRIPTION :
Under the general direction of the Division Support Unit Manager within the Advisory, Analysis and Services Bureau you plan, organize and direct the work of the Systems Analysis Team. This includes supervisory responsibility over a team comprised of both business professional and IT classifications. You provide leadership and technical direction to project staff responsible for researching, evaluating and analyzing work processes and policies that incorporate new opportunities to increase ARM collection systems’ performance. You lead in the development and implementation of new technology enhancements, programs and policies that impact the ARM Division. You will be required to report on the progress of current efforts and present new concepts to ARM senior level managers; you will utilize written communication to clearly and concisely convey project updates, status and incident reports.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES :
Strong organization, time management, planning and program management skills.
Strong leadership skills, including the ability to inspire, motivate, mentor and build teams.
Independent and self-motivated with an emphasis on getting the job done.
Ability to gain and maintain the confidence of others to promote morale and improve working relationships with staff, peers and others.
Ability to create and maintain a positive, productive, and creative work environment that engages employees.
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work collaboratively with all levels of staff and department-wide management.
Flexible decision-making and skill to negotiate mutually acceptable solutions.
FTB experience working within the ARM Division.
Experience working in a fast paced environment with competing deadlines.
Involvement in a diversity of activities, program areas and/or positions that have provided you with a greater understanding and appreciation for the Enterprise-wide perspective.
Demonstrated performance encouraging positive relationships, creating high job satisfaction, encouraging success, showing understanding, and being trusting and supportive.
WHO MAY APPLY : Current state employees with status in the above classification or lateral transfers from an equivalent class, former state employees who can reinstate into this class or persons who are reachable on a current employment list for this classification. A training and development assignment (T & D) may also be considered. All appointments are subject to SROA/Surplus hiring provisions. Surplus candidates must submit an application packet as outlined in this bulletin with a copy of their surplus status letter in order to be considered.
HOW TO APPLY : Interested applicants must submit ALL of the following documents:
SUPPLEMENTAL APPLICATION: In order to be considered for this position, interested applicants must submit a supplemental application. Your response must be no more than one type-written page in length, using 12-point font, 1 inch margins and include your first and last name in the upper right-hand corner of each page. Respond to the following supplemental statement:
Provide an example that demonstrates your leadership skills in a difficult and/or sensitive situation.
When responding to the supplemental question, include the following:
How long you held the position(s)
A supervisor’s name(s) who can verify the information
*A completed application includes the position title, position number and contact person’s name in the job title line, and must be signed. Candidates who do not submit all of the required documents (incomplete application packages) will be eliminated from the selection process. All submitted information will be screened and the most qualified candidates will be invited to an interview. FTB EMPLOYEES MUST HAND DELIVER OR ROUTE TO: Melinda Lewis at M/S A-243. Candidates not currently employed by the Franchise Tax Board must send their application package to the address shown below. Multiple positions may exist for this vacancy.
If you are not a current or former State employee, you must first take an examination to obtain list eligibility. This does not apply to Student Assistant vacancies.
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