Job: Financial Analyst
 Job Title:  Financial Analyst
 Position Type:  Full-Time
 Compensation/Salary:  $6,484.00 - $8,792.00 Monthly
 Job Code:  JGT7422
 Posted On:  06 Jul 2018
 Company/Agency:  Irvine Ranch Water District
 Job Category:  Some Other Job Category
 Location:  Irvine, CA 
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 Job Description

General Description:

Irvine Ranch Water District is accepting applications for a Financial Analyst who under general direction will provide planning and analytical support to ensure the Districts' financial and rate stability, and provide analytical support with an emphasis in financial modeling and guidance to other departments. This position requires independent judgment and interpretation of policy, rules and regulations.

Summary of Duties:

Participate in the preparation of the annual operating budget. Prepares the calendar and presentation for kickoff meeting. Coordinates assists and monitors department budget input, including consolidating and providing analysis of results.

Assist in the process for generating rates and prepares presentations and written communication for rate recommendations to the necessary Committees and the Board of Directors.

Assist in the preparation of the Proposition 218 notices and builds the associated mailing list. Works with consultant to ensure notices are mailed on a timely basis. Coordinates with IT on updating rates in the utility billing system. Tests updated rates in the system and on the website.

Coordinate with the external auditors to track protest letters on Proposition 218 notices. Assists in writing responses to protest letters.

Coordinate the updates for the Rates and Charges schedule. Work with other departments as necessary. Prepare updated booklet and written communication for Board approval.

Assist in maintaining the Enterprise Model for setting connection fees and property taxes to fund new capital. Coordinate with other departments to update capital requirements and developers to update projections. Analyze model to ensure fair and equitable allocation of costs between improvement districts.

Prepare quarterly actual vs budget analysis for operating and non-operating income and by system. Prepare quarterly actual vs budget analysis for capital program expenditures. Prepare quarterly forecasts. Monitor and assist with departments over budget. Coordinate analysis and explanations. Prepare written communication for the Committee.

Develop financial reports and models to support other departments as requested. Coordinate with Information Systems and other departments. Recommend and implement changes to the Financial System as necessary. Provide testing support.

Build and update conceptual models for a business plan. Models are utilized by the District in setting rates, fees and taxes.

Assist with development of District-wide strategic financial initiatives.

Provide analytical support to other departments as requested.

Provide information to be included in the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report.

Manage and participate in special projects as assigned.

Attend District Committee and Board meetings as required.

Comply with District safety work-related practices and attend relevant safety training.


A combination of experience and education equivalent to a Bachelor's degree in finance, business or related field and at least 3 years of experience in a finance analytical function. Masters of Business Administration preferred.

Strong analytical experience with an emphasis in financial modeling required as well as the ability to develop and recommend comprehensive solutions.

Experience in building and updating conceptual models for a business plan is preferred.

Proficiency with Oracle financial systems preferred.

License / Certifications Required:

Depending on assignment, a valid Class 'C' California Driver's License may be required.

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 Job Contact
 Contact Name:  Marie Bowers  Primary Phone:  949-453-5360
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 Company/Agency:  Irvine Ranch Water District  Email: 
 Location:  Irvine, CA  Contact Web Site: