Assistant Director, Budgets

Assistant Director, Budgets
Henry County Board of Commissioners Financial Services Department
 McDonough, Georgia
Job Description

The purpose of this classification is to manage and participate in the day-to-day operations and staff involved in preparing, submitting and monitoring budgets for County departments.

Manages, directs, and evaluates assigned staff: develops and oversees employee work schedules to ensure adequate coverage and control; compiles and reviews timesheets; approves/processes employee concerns and problems and counsels or disciplines as appropriate; assists with or completes employee performance appraisals; directs work; acts as a liaison between employees and management; and trains staff in operations, policies, and procedures.

Organizes, prioritizes, and assigns work: prioritizes and schedules work activities in order to meet objectives; ensures that subordinates have the proper resources needed to complete the assigned work; monitors status of work in progress and inspects completed work; consults with assigned staff to assist with complex/problem situations and provide technical expertise; provides progress and activity reports to management; and assists with the revision of procedure manuals as appropriate.

Administers County budget: advises Finance Director and other County officials on status of revenues and expenditures; conducts regular projections; reviews financial analysis prepared by staff; assists Budget Analysts with complex/problem situations and provides technical expertise; prepares quarterly analysis of County budget; and prepares and issues related reports to County officials.

Must possess the following:

Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Finance, or related field required; supplemented by seven years of progressively responsible experience in budget management, to include lead or supervisory experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job..

Specific License or Certification Required: Must possess and maintain a valid Certified Public Finance Officer certification from Government Finance Officer Association