Director of Budget and Finance

Department/Agency of position: 
Baltimore County Office of Budget and Finance
Location of position: 
Towson, MD
Wage/Salary: 
Negotiable
Date Posted: 
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Job Description: 

Baltimore County Government seeks an innovative leader with demonstrated financial management experience and a strong commitment to transparent and inclusive processes to serve as Director for the Office of Budget and Finance.

The Director of the Office of Budget and Finance (OBF) will lead the modernization of Baltimore County's budget practices and transition to a performance based budgeting model. The Director administers the County's financial affairs and reports to the County Administrative Officer. The Director leads the development of Baltimore County's $3.6 billion annual budget and oversees several divisions, including accounting, budget administration and formulation, claims management, customer service, health insurance, investment and debt management, and payroll.

NOTE: Interested candidates should email a cover letter an resume directly to: recruitment@baltimorecountymd.gov. Please state in the subject line, the title of position for which you are applying.

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in accounting, business administration, economics, finance, public administration, or a closely related field, plus at least ten years of progressively responsible experience in budget formulation in a finance capacity in local government is required.

A Master's degree in accounting, business administration, economics, public administration or a related field or a law degree is preferred. CPA preferred.