The Senior Deputy Treasurer for Northern Nevada is responsible for coordinating the Treasurer’s Office budget preparation in conjunction with the Chief of Staff, Chief Deputy Treasurer, and the Cash Management Deputy; and oversight of the Cash Management and Debt Management Divisions of the Treasurer’s Office. This position will manage and oversee a variety of special projects which may include coordinating regulation amendments, Attorney General Opinion Requests and other office projects, as needed. The position will work in conjunction with the Deputy of Cash Management regarding contract negotiation and vendor relationship management.
The Office of State Treasurer (OST) is an agency of Oklahoma state government created in the state constitution and headed by an elected State Treasurer. OST provides banking, investment, debt issuance, and unclaimed property services for state government with a staff of approximately 46 full time equivalent employees.
House Bill 1583 passed by the Legislature during the 2017 legislative session and signed by the Governor on June 1, 2017 consolidates the state agency of State Bond Advisor into the Office of the State Treasurer and places the State Treasurer on the Council of Bond Oversight effective November 1, 2017. It is the intent of the State Treasurer to fill the position of Deputy Treasurer for Debt Management prior to November 1, 2017 and to transition that position to the role of State Bond Advisor on November 1, 2017.
The State Bond Advisor is a position within the Office of the State Treasurer that reports directly to the State Treasurer and the Council of Bond Oversight. The Council of Bond Oversight is responsible for consideration of the immediate and long‐term fiscal impact of an obligation, the proposed method of sale, the structure of the issue and the public purpose to be served. The Council consists of the State Treasurer, two members appointed by the Governor, one member appointed by the Speaker of the Oklahoma House of Representatives, and one member appointed by the President Pro Tempore of the Oklahoma State Senate.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS, DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Reports directly to the State Treasurer and the Council of Bond Oversight
Responsible for the day‐to‐day operations of the Debt Management Division of the Oklahoma State Treasurer’s Office, including assignment of responsibilities of staff, which currently includes two (2) positions.
Responsible for initiating and maintaining effective relationships with state agency officials and administrators, legislators and their staffs, bond counsel, bond holders, financial advisors, bond rating agencies, and the financial and bond communities within the state of Oklahoma.
Responsible for providing state officers and legislators with advice and assistance on matters relating to capital planning, debt issuance and debt management.
Responsible for reviewing applications for financing and providing summaries of the requests to the Council at its monthly meetings. .
Responsible for coordination of State debt issuance and charged with the following duties:
(i) reviewing and commenting on all requests for proposals (RFP’s) for professional services;
(ii) approving fees and expenses paid to professional service providers;
(iii) providing technical advice to issuers on structuring and marketing of proposed obligations;
(iv) approving interest rates and reoffering yields on all negotiated transactions; and
(v) maintaining records of the State’s outstanding obligations
Assists the Office of Management and Enterprise Services (OMES) with staff support for the Long‐Range Capital Planning Commission
Responsible for development, review, and issuance of the Oklahoma Debt Affordability Study.
Responsible for development, review, and issuance of the State Bond Advisor’s Annual Report detailing state debt.
Provides guidance and support services to State Governmental Entities in the planning, structuring, and issuance of debt.
Represents the state before the rating agencies and credit enhancement providers;
Serve as a member of the Oklahoma Commission on School and County Funds Management.
Serve as a member of the Oklahoma Development Finance Authority’s (ODFA) Program Development and Credit Review Committee.
Responsible for management of the Oklahoma Private Activity Bond Allocation Program.
An incumbent in this class is responsible for directing the conceptualization, implementation and overall administration of the State’s Investment, Banking, and Debt Management programs (collectively, the Programs), as guided, defined and adopted by the Cash Management Policy Board (CMPB) and the State’s issuing Officers (collectively, Governing Institutions).
Essential functions are fundamental, core functions common to all positions in the class series and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties for any one position in the class. Since class specifications are descriptive and not restrictive, incumbents can complete job duties of similar kind not specifically listed here.
The Senior Deputy Treasurer-South is responsible for the oversight and management of the Las Vegas Office and its divisions. The Senior Deputy oversees a staff of 18 employees and has two direct reports, the Deputy of College Savings and the Deputy of Unclaimed Property. The Senior Deputy is generally responsible for the following functions: secretary to the Nevada College Savings Board of Trustees, ABLE administrator, Financial Literacy Program Manager and the general oversight of the College Savings Programs Division and the Unclaimed Property Division.
The Senior Deputy Treasurer is also responsible for testifying before the legislature as necessary and for monitoring legislative activity. This position is responsible for requests for proposals, contract management and oversight and budget preparation and supervision.
The Senior Deputy Treasurer represents the Treasurer’s Office at specified public functions and meetings, including interview requests. A full listing of the duties is available upon request.
Location: Chicago, IL
Compensation: $76,000 salary with full state employee benefits
Qualifications: Law degree and active Illinois law license preferred
The Illinois State Board of Investment (ISBI) manages approximately $17 billion for Illinois state employee defined benefit plans as well as a state employee deferred compensation plan. This position works closely with ISBI’s general counsel and chief compliance officer, investment staff, board of trustees, and outside investment managers and vendors to implement ISBI’s statutory and contract compliance program. This role provides a great opportunity for professional growth in dealing with a broad array of legal issues while interacting with many government and private sector professionals.
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Pennsylvania Treasury is seeking a Chief Investment Officer. With approximately $101 billion in assets, the department’s paramount responsibility is safeguarding and managing the state’s financial assets. The position reports to Treasurer Joe Torsella and will serve as a trusted counselor and advisor to the Treasurer with independent analysis and evaluation of financial transactions and investments of the State’s public pension funds and agencies. The ideal candidate will have at least five (5) years of broad investment expertise, along with strong analytical skills and experience in tactical and strategic asset allocation, to include cash and cash equivalents, fixed income, equities, real estate and alternative investments. A Bachelor’s degree in finance or related discipline is required. A Master’s degree, and/or CFA certification are preferred.
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