Under administrative direction, the purpose of this position is to perform complex analysis and provide skilled assistance in the preparation of the budget process within the Office of Management and Budget of the Broward Sheriff's Office. Employees in this classification are distinguished from that of the Budget Analyst I level by the successful completion of cross training in all aspects of the Office of Management and Budget as determined by the Director. Work involves performing budgetary and financial analysis, program operations and policy review analysis in the preparation and administration of a comprehensive annual budget. Work may involve budget responsibility for a major department and/or management analysis or participation in program evaluation and management projects. Position is responsible for the compilation, creation and preparation of a comprehensive annual budget for submission to Broward County Board of County Commissioners. Employees in this classification may perform lead work duties by monitoring work performed by entry-level Budget Analyst I. Position exercises considerable initiative and independent judgment in the conduct of duties, referring unique, unusual, or complex situations to an administrative superior for review and advisement. Performs related work as directed.
Position Requirements: Bachelor's degree with course work emphasis in Accounting, Finance, Public Administration, Business Administration, or related field. A minimum of four (4) years' experience in complex budget preparation and financial analysis for a large organization. Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrated experience in local government budget preparation, governmental accounting practices and procedures and local governmental financial information system. Functional experience with PeopleSoft and Hyperion software preferred. An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience may be considered.