Washington State Office of Financial Management
P.O. Box 43113
Olympia, WA 98504-3113
Note: OFM is unable to verify employment of workers from other state agencies. To verify employment:
- Look up the worker's name in the State Online Directory to find the employing agency.
- Contact the employing agency HR office.
- Answers any general questions you may have regarding the Office of Financial Management.
- Includes executive management for OFM.
- Provides operational support to all programs within the agency.
- Provides financial direction through state accounting policies and supporting state agencies with administering those policies through training and consulting services.
- Implements state and national administrative and accounting initiatives.
- Promotes accountability in state agencies.
- Meets reporting needs of our customers.
- Performs an ongoing role in planning, analyzing, and implementing the state's operating, transportation, and capital budgets.
- Responsible for making budget recommendations to the Governor and presenting the Governor's budget proposal to the Legislature and the public.
- Monitors state agency activities for conformance with executive and legislative intent after budgets are approved by the Legislature.
- Develops official state and local population estimates for use in the allocation of certain state revenues.
- Develops the official state and local population forecasts for use in growth management and other planning functions.
- Conducts research on factors affecting the expenditures and caseloads for major state social service, higher education, criminal justice and other programs and provides information and analytic support to the Caseload Forecast Council.
- Develops medium-term and long-range economic, revenue, expenditure limit, and budget pressure forecasts to support fiscal planning.
- Analyzes impact of tax and revenue policy options.
- Provides staff support to the I-601 Expenditure Limit Committee.
Phone: 360-407-4105 [Staff phone list for State HR]
Class & Compensation: firstname.lastname@example.org
Labor Relations: email@example.com
Strategic HR: firstname.lastname@example.org
State HR Planning: SHRPlanning@ofm.wa.gov
Mailing address for State Human Resources:
P.O. Box 47500
128th 10th Avenue
Olympia, WA 98504
- Serves as the state’s central HR policy making body and provides leadership and support on enterprise HR strategic planning, collective bargaining and oversight of HR systems and structure, rules and policy.
- Develops legislative proposals to support policy goals and initiatives of the Governor and executive branch agencies.
- Reviews and analyzes legislation.
TTY/TDD: Washington Relay Service at 711 or 1-800-833-6388.
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