Assistant Management Analyst / Management Analyst (Metropolitan Water District Program)

  • Office and Administrative Support
  • Kearny Mesa, CA
  • $38.14 - $56.61 per hour USD / Year
  • Salary: $38.14 - $56.61 per hour
  • October 2, 2022

Website sdcwa San Diego County Water Authority

The San Diego County Water Authority is an independent public agency that serves as San Diego County's regional water wholesaler.

The Assistant Management Analyst/Management Analyst performs routine to complex professional administrative, organizational, financial, budgetary, statistical, economic, and other management analysis in support of departmental or Water Authority-wide activities, functions and programs, including assessment of various MWD policies, programs and projects; and performs related duties as assigned. The Assistant Management Analyst/Management Analyst will also be responsible for preparing technical and policy-oriented reports, correspondence, and action plans, and will advocate for the Water Authority when appropriate.
The Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate is an independent self-starter who has a positive “can-do” attitude and who thrives in fast-paced, challenging, and dynamic environments. The ideal candidate is curious, possesses strong analytical skills and superb attention to detail; is capable of performing complex economic analysis and translating the results into meaningful information; has persuasive written, verbal, and graphical communication skills; and embraces out-of-the-box thinking. The successful candidate is pragmatic, approaches all data with a healthy dose of skepticism so all final analyses incorporate multiple perspectives, possesses strong interpersonal skills, can persevere during conflict, and is comfortable working in a dynamic political environment. The successful candidate also enjoys working with people and be comfortable in presenting information to broad audiences. The successful candidate embraces and fosters the Water Authority’s organizational values  including striving for excellence and promoting collaboration.
Qualification Guidelines

The qualification guidelines generally describe the knowledge and ability required to enter the job in order to successfully perform the assigned duties. Any combination of experience and training that would provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities will be considered.

Assistant Management Analyst: A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in resource management, economics, politics, business administration, public administration or a closely related field, supplemented by two years of professional experience in administration and management analysis; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
Management Analyst: A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in resource management, economics, politics, business administration, public administration, or a closely related field, supplemented by three years of professional experience in administration and management analysis; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
Licenses and Other Requirements
A valid California driver’s license and the ability to maintain insurability under the Water Authority’s Vehicle Insurance Policy.
Work Location and Travel Requirement
This position may be based out of the San Diego County Water Authority’s San Diego (Kearny Mesa) or Los Angeles location.  This position will also involve travel, which may be approximately 2 – 4 times per month within Southern California to attend member agency meetings and water infrastructure tours (of the Colorado River Aqueduct and Sacramento-San Joaquin Bay Delta).

 

Application ProcedureTo be considered for this position, please submit an employment application and supplemental questionnaire by Sunday, October 2, 2022, at 11:59 p.m. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application and supplemental questionnaire.  Apply online at www.sdcwa.org/careers.

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