Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content

Budget and Management Analyst

Category: Management
Description:
CATAWBA COUNTY, THE HUB OF THE GREATER HICKORY METRO AREA, IS SEEKING A HIGHLY MOTIVATED AND SELF-DIRECTED PROFESSIONAL TO SERVE AS A BUDGET & MANAGEMENT ANALYST. CATAWBA COUNTY IS A PROGRESSIVE, PROFESSIONALLY MANAGED ORGANIZATION WITH A BUDGET OF OVER $250 MILLION AND 1,132 FTES. WITH THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS RECENTLY UNDERTAKING A COMMUNITY-WIDE STRATEGIC PLAN, THE BUDGET & MANAGEMENT OFFICE IS IDEALLY POSITIONED TO ASSIST IN EVALUATING AND IMPLEMENTING CRITICAL STRATEGIC INITIATIVES TO MOVE THE BOARD’S VISION FOR THE COMMUNITY FORWARD. IF YOU WANT TO BE PART OF A DYNAMIC TEAM FOCUSED ON DRIVING POSITIVE COMMUNITY CHANGE, THIS POSITION MAY BE WHAT YOU’RE LOOKING FOR. THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL PERFORM ADVANCED PROFESSIONAL MANAGEMENT ANALYSIS AND EVALUATION IN THE PREPARATION AND ADMINISTRATION OF THE COUNTY'S OPERATING AND CAPITAL BUDGETS. THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE ON POINT LOCAL GOVERNMENT EXPERIENCE AND A DEMONSTRATED PASSION FOR PUBLIC SERVICE THAT SUPPORTS THE MISSION AND VALUES OF CATAWBA COUNTY. RESPONSIBILITIES: • PROVIDE DEPARTMENTS AND COUNTY MANAGEMENT WITH COMPLEX MANAGEMENT AND RESEARCH ANALYSIS USED TO DRIVE ORGANIZATIONAL AND BUDGETARY DECISION-MAKING. • PERFORM THOROUGH PROGRAMMATIC, SERVICE, AND POLICY ANALYSIS OF BUDGET REQUESTS AND MAKE ASSOCIATED RECOMMENDATIONS TO COUNTY MANAGEMENT. • WORK CLOSELY WITH DEPARTMENT HEADS TO UNDERSTAND SERVICES, ASSIST IN DEVELOPING BUDGETS AND OUTCOMES, MONITORING PROGRESS, AND DEVELOPING SOLUTIONS TO BUDGET ISSUES THAT ARISE DURING THE YEAR. • EVALUATE FUNDING AND PROGRAM REQUESTS, DEVELOP ALTERNATIVES IN COLLABORATION WITH DEPARTMENT STAFF AND RECOMMEND APPROACHES. • FORECAST REVENUES AND EXPENSES FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE ANNUAL BUDGET. • DEVELOP THE BUDGET DOCUMENT, PRESENTATIONS, PERFORMANCE DASHBOARDS, ETC. USED TO MESSAGE COUNTY SERVICES AND PERFORMANCE. QUALIFICATIONS: • MASTER’S DEGREE IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION, PUBLIC POLICY, BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION OR A RELATED FIELD AND ONE YEAR OF PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION, BUDGET, PROGRAM OR OPERATIONAL ANALYSIS; OR • BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN PUBLIC OR BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, PUBLIC POLICY OR A RELATED FIELD AND THREE YEARS OF PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION, BUDGET, PROGRAM, OR OPERATIONAL ANALYSIS PREFERENCES: • MPA WITH EXPERIENCE WORKING IN A BUDGETING AND/OR MANAGEMENT ANALYST ROLE FOR LOCAL, STATE, OR FEDERAL GOVERNMENT POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. APPLY ONLINE AT: HTTPS://WWW.CATAWBACOUNTYNC.GOV/COUNTY-SERVICES/HUMAN-RESOURCES/EMPLOYMENT-OPPORTUNITIES/
Employer: Catawba County
Expires: 9/6/2019
Top