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Job Req ID:  99176

Budget Analyst

We are seeking a Budget Analyst who will work with faculty members, administrative staff, and students in the Departments of Philosophy and History of Science and Technology, and the MSH and WGS programs, providing a variety of financial and accounting activities including, reporting, oversight, and processing of daily reimbursements, payments, and procurement.

Specific Duties & Responsibilities

  • Interpret and apply University and KSAS policies and compliance requirements around purchasing, reconciliation, vendor payments, and reimbursements.
  • Understand and correctly use the various payment mechanisms used by the University (procurement card, check requests, purchase orders, corporate travel cards, etc.).
  • Ensure all costs are allowable, allocable, reasonable, and justifiable.
  • Provide instruction to faculty, staff, and students regarding financial policies and procedures.
  • Identify budget issues, provide alternative solutions, and resolve issues.
  • Track, audit, reconcile, and upload to OneDrive all budgets on a monthly basis.
  • Submit financial updates and communicate fiscal concerns monthly to the administrative manager, program directors, and/or department chair as appropriate.
  • Monitor spending and provide up to date expenditure and balance information.
  • Prepare for budget meetings and make recommendations, when requested, for future budgets.
  • Oversee Faculty Budgets.
  • Manage the PaymentWorks vendor system and process for vendors.
  • Process honoraria and reimbursement payments to guest speakers and visitors.
  • Initiate work orders for facilities when needed.
  • Review, complete, and submit Independent Contractor Forms.
  • Process all check and cash deposits.
  • Complete purchases, allocate and/or approve Pcard purchases.
  • Process invoices, purchase orders, journal transfers, and travel reimbursements.
  • Procure, maintain, and organize inventory of office supplies and necessities.
  • Maintain and/or approve departmental travel card.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Special Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • Strong organizational skills, time management, attention to details, and interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and work independently.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word).
  • Willingness to learn and share knowledge.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business or related field.
  • One year of related progressively responsible experience.
  • Additional education may substitute for required experience and additional related experience may substitute for required education, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.

*Applicants who do not meet the posted requirements but are completing their final academic semester/quarter will be considered eligible for employment and may be asked to provide additional information confirming their academic completion date.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Experience with JHU’s financial system (SAP).




Classified Title: Budget Analyst    
Role/Level/Range: ATP/03/PB  
Starting Salary Range: $23.00-$31.58 HRLY (Commensurate with experience) 
Employee group: Full Time 
Schedule: 37.5 
Exempt Status: Non-Exempt 
Location: Hybrid/Homewood Campus 
Department name: ​​​​​​​Philosophy  
Personnel area: School of Arts & Sciences 


Please refer to the job description above to see which forms of equivalency are permitted for this position. If permitted, equivalencies will follow these guidelines:
30 undergraduate degree credits (semester hours) or 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. Additional related experience may substitute for required education on the same basis. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job.


The successful candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check.


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