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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Employment Opportunity: Finance/Accounting

Title: Senior Budget Analyst

Posting No.: 1788

Closing Date: Until Filled

Department: Finance

Hours: Full-Time: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Salary: $72,000-$77,000 annually

Responsibilities include:
•    Assists in the preparation and management of the County’s annual budget
•    Analyzes, consolidates and interprets financial data
•    Assists with the review of all funding requests in the context of a consolidated budget
•    Monitors the budget and spending throughout the year
•    Reviews and forecasts future financial needs
•    Reviews County department and Elected Official office’s budget proposals for completeness, accuracy, and compliance with laws and regulations
•    Manages and updates departments and offices on the uses, sources and availability of funds
•    Serves as a lead worker or supervisor in the assignment of finance, accounting and grant related projects, effectively recommends such actions for assigned personnel
•    Plans, develops and implements policy and procedures for the administration of departmental financial analysis and accounting, gathers, compiles, organizes and documents relevant financial information
•    Prepares detailed reports and presentations for review by all levels of management
•    Consolidates a wide range of operating and financial projections for the development of both short term and long term business plans
•    Recommends financial actions for internal planning and review to outside Consultants in their report preparation (cost study, OPEB, etc.)
•    Ensures availability of funds for payment of bills
•    Ensures that uniform financial procedures are maintained
•    Assists subordinate personnel with work problems
•    Sets up procedures to maximize efficiency and cost savings

Requirements include the following experience or equivalent combination of training and experience:
•    Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field along with fours years of experience in professional finance and budget related work experience.

The preferred candidate will possess:
•    MBA
•    Experience in MS Office and Infor/ERP system
•    Proficient in creating complex spreadsheets and databases
•    Prior experience with Oracle/PBCS

A pre-employment background check is required.

Applications accepted until position is filled.

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DuPage County is an Equal Opportunity Employer