Fiscal Policy Analyst

Department/Agency of position: 
Baltimore County Government - Office of the County Auditor
Location of position: 
Towson, MD
Wage/Salary: 
$48,960 – $66,239 DOQ
Date Posted: 
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Closing Date: 
Sunday, March 4, 2018
Job Description: 

The Office of the County Auditor operates as part of the legislative branch of County Government and serves the Baltimore County Council in its legislative oversight function by providing independent auditing and other fiscal services such as economic analysis, revenue forecasting, fiscal impact analysis, budget analysis, and legislative research. The Office consists of two work units: the audit unit and the fiscal and policy analysis unit. The fiscal and policy analysis unit is responsible for a wide variety of activities, including: supporting the Council’s Spending Affordability and Economic Advisory Committees; reporting on the County’s economic indicators and revenue/expenditure projections; completing special projects, including policy research, at the request of the County Council; analyzing agency budget requests and the fiscal impact of proposed legislation; and other varied and challenging assignments.

The fiscal and policy analysis unit seeks to fill a full-time analyst position. The position is responsible for performing fiscal, policy, and budget analysis and research, as well as completing other projects, as assigned. Duties include thoroughly documenting work methodology and assisting with report drafting. Please follow the URL to our employment page to view the required and preferred qualifications for this job and to apply.

The position offers generous benefits, including health insurance, retirement plans, leave time, educational assistance, and alternative work schedules, as well as a pay-for-performance salary review process designed to facilitate career progression to higher-level positions. Conveniently located in the heart of Towson, Maryland.