Management and Budget Analyst I

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Virginia Beach Management Services
Location of position: 
Virginia Beach, VA
$47,373.12 – $72,732.00
Date Posted: 
Monday, March 13, 2017
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Job Description: 

The City of Virginia Beach is seeking 2 Budget Analysts. At its core the Department of Budget and Management Services provides budget review and policy analysis to top decision makers throughout the City organization, functioning as an internal consultant to departments and leadership. The successful candidate (Budget Analyst I) will participate in the analysis of departmental budgets, the review and analysis of the fiscal impact of new and redevelopment projects, research and evaluation of policies and alternatives, development and summarization of financial information for communication with leadership and citizens and recommendations on revenue. The work is challenging and provides a great level of flexibility and autonomy while also requiring collaboration with staff at all levels of the organization. The successful candidate (Budget Analyst I) will have strong communication skills; be self-motivated, and clearly demonstrate critical thinking ability. They also must have a strong understanding of local and regional economic conditions and how those might influence or affect the City over time. The responsibilities of this position provide great experience to launch a career in a multitude of disciplines in local government. Requires education and/or experience equal to 6 years in positions such as Budget or Management Analyst, Financial or Research Analyst or Administrative Analyst Salary Range: $47,373.12 – $72,732.00 Preferences: Qualifications include demonstrated critical thinking skills, strong understanding of public policy and implementation, basic knowledge of budgeting and accounting principles, and general understanding of research and statistical analysis. Preferred qualifications include a Masters of Public Administration, Economics, or Business. For more information and to apply on-line go to EOE