Budget Specialist Intern at Greening Youth Foundation

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Employer: Greening Youth Foundation

Expires: 07/11/2020

This 24-week program is a rigorous work and learning experience that provides exposure to the Forest Service, development and training opportunities, and the opportunity to make a lasting impression on generations to come. Participants will gain experience in budget and financial support. Specific duties will include, but are not limited to:Perform a variety of budget analysis functions in assigned areasPrepare or assist in the preparation of budget estimates and justificationsInterpret budgetary guidance and preparing guidance to subunit managers and unit staff on budget and program areasReview unit and office budget submissions for reasonableness, accuracy, and conformance with procedures and guidelinesMonitor budget and recommending reprogramming of funds as neededEvaluate data submitted for consistency with historical data, current levels of operations, and anticipated changes in staffing and/or funding levelsPerform complex analysis of budget requests, current year activity, and historical data to assist operating officials in making funding decisions.Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance Understanding of Microsoft Office software, an emphasis on ExcelBe willing to move to locations in the SoutheastBe interested in working in and fostering an inclusive work environmentHave an interest in natural resources, public service and connecting people to their public landsBenefits:$12.50-15/Hour Depending on Experience$1,500 for Professional Development (travel, training, etc.)$1,000/month Housing StipendQuestions? Email Jaina Reed at jreed@gyfoundation.org