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    Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8 AM to 4:30 PM; Full-time; 80 hours biweekly
    Location: This position is located in the Mental Health Service Line at Fort Meade, SD, or Hot Springs, SD, VA Black Hills Health Care System
    Position Description Title/PD#: Budget Technician, PD #20252-0
    NOTE: This position does not require a financial disclosure.

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    The incumbent independently maintains the budget for VA Black Hills Mental Health Service including but not limited to; specific purpose funds for personnel service, equipment and all other; salaries; all types of supplies; contractual payments; fee basis payments, office supplies; training, travel; Domiciliary periodicals and books, committal costs; donated monies; equipment; and Emergency Need Fund.

    Works with Finance office when money is received to determine amount of budget received and how it is distributed among the over thirty fund control points in Mental Health. This includes distribution of special purpose funds, which may be received throughout the year. Transfers monies to other fund control points as required. Determines where excess funding can be found to cover shortages and moves it accordingly.

    Prepares quarterly budget status reports for MHEC. Attends monthly budget meetings with Finance. Prepares budget for next fiscal year using information from prior years' spending and information collected from program staff. Provides information to Mental Health Executive Council on budget and makes suggested changes. Presents information to Mental Health Executive Council and justifies amounts indicated. Is available for VABHHCS Executive Councils for budget meetings as needed, may answer via telephone or be called in. Represents MHSL in annual budget hearings as subject matter expert.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You will be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


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