The City of Goodyear's Finance Department is looking for a Finance Manager - Budget & Research to join the Finance Team. This position will perform professional level work managing, directing and supervising the activities and performance of various operations of the Budget & Research division of the Finance Department, including development and management of the City's annual operating and capital budgets, long range planning and forecasting efforts; impact fee development and management, utility rate planning, capital improvement planning, revenue estimating and monitoring, program evaluation, sales tax administration, compliance with state and municipal ordinances. Leads and manages activities; develops goals and objectives; manages staff; prepares and monitors budgets; special projects; may act in absence of the Director.
The ideal candidate will have ten years of leadership experience with two years experience in a municipal setting. Previous work experience with organizational budget & CIP development, and presenting before council and senior leadership is a must. Budgeting/Finance experience in a municipal or government setting, implementation of an automated budget system, process improvement, experience researching/interpreting program requests and departmental submittals, ability to understand/interpret development agreements, grants, contracts reqirements and compliance, staff supervision and development, and revenue forecasting is also ideal.