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Capital Programs and Finance Specialist (48001116)


The State University System of Florida Board of Governors is seeking qualified candidates for a Capital Programs and Finance Specialist within the Finance and Facilities unit of the Office of Budget and Finance.  The position serves a key role in the development of capital budgets.  The incumbent will work with university facilities staff, planners, and legislative staff requiring an understanding of state budgeting, facilities budgets, finance and capital planning.  This position reports to the Assistant Vice Chancellor of Finance and Facilities.  Examples of responsibilities, duties, and activities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Develops the annual State University System Fixed Capital Outlay Budget Request.
  • Prepares financial analysis and agenda items for the issuance of bonds.
  • Analyzes public private partnership projects.   
  • Prepares and maintains continuing financial disclosure information.
  • Legislative bill analysis.
  • Provides expertise in areas such as bond payments and annual financial entries.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and one year of professional accounting, financial analysis, or other related work experience.  

Preferred Qualifications

Prefer experience in state or university level budgeting, capital planning, financial analysis, or related field.  

How to Apply

Submit cover letter, resume, and State of Florida application in people first. Applicants selected for interview may be required to submit additional information.

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Hiring Range

Anticipated range $45,000 to $55,000; hiring is normally at the lower salary range unless education and experience greatly exceeds the minimum qualifications.


If you have a desire to serve the people of Florida and work in the number one higher education system in the country, a career with the Board of Governors will allow you to do so while offering an excellent array of benefits, including:

  • Health insurance (over 80% employer paid)
  • Basic life insurance policy (100% employer paid)
  • Dental, vision and supplemental insurance options 
  • First-rate retirement program      
  • Vacation and sick leave
  • Nine paid holidays
  • Opportunities for professional growth and career advancement
  • Tuition waiver for public college courses
  • Training opportunities
  • Flexible work schedules

As one of the nation’s largest university systems, the State University System of Florida is comprised of 12 institutions- ranging from a nationally-ranked liberal arts college to top-ranked comprehensive research universities-serving more than 350,000 students. The Florida Board of Governors is the constitutionally created body that oversees the System, ensuring its well-planned coordination and operation. The 17-member Board appoints a Chancellor who serves as the chief executive officer of the System, providing guidance to the Board and oversight of the Board Office, which is located in Tallahassee, Florida. The Board of Governors Office: Is an EEO/AA Employer | Does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace | Only hires U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized alien workers. | Contact us if you require an accommodation to participate in the selection process

For questions regarding current vacancies, please contact Human Resources and Administrative Services via email at [email protected]

Human Resources and Administrative Services 
Board of Governors 
325 West Gaines Street, Suite 1644A
Tallahassee, Fl 32399-0400 
Fax: 850-245-9981 
Phone: 850-245-9695