Budget Director

Department/Agency of position: 
Okaloosa County Board of County Commissioners Office of Management & Budget
Location of position: 
Shalimar, FL
Wage/Salary: 
$78,936.00 – $132,246.40 Annually
Date Posted: 
Thursday, January 3, 2019
Closing Date: 
Sunday, February 3, 2019
Job Description: 

Plans, organizes and directs the activities and operations of the Office of Management and Budget. Prepares and monitors budget; assists in the development, coordination and implementation of countywide financial policies, programs and strategies aimed at ensuring transparent and accountable County operations.

MINIMUM TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or Public Administration or closely-related field; supplemented by a minimum of eight (8) years of progressively responsible experience in governmental accounting, budgeting, internal auditing practices or organizational analysis, three (3) years of which must have been in a management or supervisory capacity; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Experience in a governmental or municipal organization is preferred. Certified Public Accountant, Certified Public Finance Officer or Certified Government Finance Officer certification is preferred. Must be computer literate with demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word. Strong analytical, accounting, and verbal communication skills required. Must possess a valid driver license.