Senior Budget Analyst

Senior Budget Analyst
City of Terrell Finance Department
 Terrell, Texas
Job Description

The City of Terrell, with a diverse population of nearly 19,000 and a trade area population of over 250,000, is located 30 miles east of Dallas along Interstate 20 and U.S. Highway 80. Residents of Terrell enjoy a small-town atmosphere with convenient access to all the amenities the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area has to offer.

The City of Terrell seeks an experienced and strategic finance professional ready to help ensure the organization’s fiscal sustainability and budgetary success. Candidates should be critical thinkers and effective communicators who work well under deadlines and understand the importance of customer service. The Finance Department is a team of problem solvers, and the Senior Budget Analyst should work efficiently and effectively, making concise and accurate decisions and recommendations with minimal supervision. Sound judgment, decisiveness, and creativity are critically important.

The right fit for this position is skilled in analyzing and interpreting data and information while understanding the larger picture. They also have the ability to monitor and report on performance measures, identify and implement process improvements, and develop budgetary reports and schedules.

This position requires a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in public or business administration, finance, accounting, or a related field, with a master’s degree preferred.

Candidates should also have five years of related experience; this includes experience in budget preparation and analysis and knowledge of budget and management principles, practices, and procedures. Any combination of education, experience, and training that would provide the candidate with the required knowledge and skills for this position may be considered.

Please apply online

For more information on this position contact:

Margie Rose, Senior Vice President