Wednesday , February 1 2023

Budget Analyst jobs

Website City of Sunrise

Job Description:

This classification involves intermediate professional, technical work involving the compilation and analyzation of a wide variety of complex budget data for the City.  An employee in this position achieves assigned functions according to established schedules, calendars, projects, and programs of the department. Work includes researching and collecting data, and preparing clear and concise financial reports.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Compiles special reports or summaries affecting various segments of the budget.
  • Performs related work as required.
  • Assists in the preparation of the annual budgets for the City.
  • Assists departments in preparing budget request and justifications; formulates and revises budget estimates; and validates justifications through comparison with operating reports.
  • Inputs budget items into financial system.
  • Conducts best practice research, benchmarking and web-based research. Support process improvement initiatives.
  • Assist in non-profit funding process.
  • Generate reports using various software programs.
  • Evaluates the impact of Federal and State legislative policies.
  • Support the annual budget, process, including data collection and review and surveys.
  • Analyzes and develops performance improvement documents.
  • Prepares and analyzes financial reports to identify potential problems and significant trends to ensure compliance with all applicable laws, rules, and/or policies.
  • Performs variety of budgetary support services.
  • Performs monthly budget variances analysis. Researches and prepares reports for management review concerning revenues and expenditures.
  • Complies and analyzes local and regional economic indices.
  • Assists with the development of revenue and expenditure projections; prepares economic analyses to project, monitor and propose financial options.
  • Assists with the development of workforce and fiscal budget activities of divisions within the system with the other City departments to assure maximum operational results.
  • Assist with design, development, and overall layout of the City’s budget document.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to apply advanced Excel skills for complex data analysis and forecasting.
  • Ability to follow established budgetary procedures.
  • Knowledge of organizational functions, fiscal operations, and financial constraints of municipal government.
  • Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
  • Knowledge of principles underlying the laws, ordinances, and regulations governing the fiscal operations of the City.
  • Skill in using Office and department software.
  • Ability to analyze facts and make recommendations.
  • Knowledge of principles and practices of government accounting, budgeting, municipal fiscal management, and operational analysis.
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment and discretion in phases of responsibilities.
  • Ability to prepare and analyze various budget reports.
  • Knowledge of City codes/charter and Florida statutes relative to municipal, fiscal, and financial management.
  • Ability to establish positive working relationships with employees, City officials, and the general public.
  • Ability to analyze programs and determine financial impact.
  • Ability to use computer applications to prepare reports and develop monitoring systems.
  • Knowledge of modern management practices and municipal budget procedures.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, public/business administration, or a closely related field.
  • PROOF OF HIGHEST LEVEL OF COMPLETED EDUCATION MUST BE SUBMITTED AS AN ATTACHMENT WITH APPLICATION. (Applications without attached proof of education will not be processed for consideration.)
  • Budget experience with a municipal government is preferred.
  • Experience with Tyler Munis preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office required. (Must pass pre-employment assessment)
  • Two (2) years of work experience developing, monitoring, and reviewing budgets, or performing fiscal/management and detailed/ complex analysis work.

Job Details:

Company:  City of Sunrise

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Information Technology

Job Location: Sunrise, FL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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