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