Responsible for the overall management of the City’s Budget; creates, monitors and analyzes all revenue and expenditure forecasts; develops annual budget for all City operating and capital funds; monitors budget to actual expenditures; reports, collects and analyzes performance measures of all City programs; coordinates and administers all activities leading up to submission of annual budget to the Council appointed Budget Review Committee and ultimately for consideration by the City Council, and special projects as directed. The incumbent recommends central approval levels for City-wide expenditure authority. The ideal candidate will have a thorough understanding of the principles and practices of public agency financial management, including general and government accounting, budget, and reporting functions. The candidate will be a self-assured and highly organized professional who operates with a high degree of common sense and integrity, strengthened by a history of sound judgment and consistent high performance. The ideal candidate will also have experience managing or participating in a financial system conversion initiative.