Budget Officer

  • Inland Empire Utilities Agency
  • 6075 Kimball Avenue, Chino, California
  • Apr 17, 2021
Full Time Accounting and Finance Administration and Management Public Works Utilities Mid to Senior Level
  • Salary: $119,211.00 USD Annually
  • Salary Top: $145,248.00
  • Phone: (909) 993-1600
  • Apply By: Aug 24, 2020


There is one (1) vacancy in the Finance and Accounting Department

 This recruitment is being conducted to fill one (1) vacancy and will establish an eligibility list which may be used to fill future vacancies as they occur during the active status of the eligibility list.

Open Until Filled
First Review of Applications scheduled for August 24, 2020

Salary Range: UN 186 ($119,211 - $145,248/Annually)  

Includes a generous benefit package including: health, life, dental and vision insurance; and CalPERS retirement. The Agency promotes flexible work schedules (e.g. 4/10, 9/80, 10/80).

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Who We Are:

An Employer of Choice in the Inland Empire

The Inland Empire Utilities Agency (IEUA) secures and supplies supplemental water; collects and treats wastewater; produces high quality renewable products such as recycled water, compost and energy; and promotes the sustainable use of groundwater and development of local water supplies.  IEUA serves approximately 875,000 residents in a 242-square mile service area in western San Bernardino County, California.  As a regional wastewater treatment agency, IEUA provides sewage utility services to seven contracting agencies and provides wholesale imported water to seven retail agencies.  IEUA owns and operates four facilities specializing in regional water recycling services.  The facilities take in approximately 50 million gallons of wastewater per day for treatment, producing high-quality recycled water.  IEUA also manages the recharge of recycled, storm and imported water through the Chino Basin Groundwater Recharge Program and coordinates regional water-use efficiency and education programs.  IEUA is committed to meeting the needs of the region by providing essential services in a regionally planned and cost-effective manner while safeguarding public health, promoting economic development and protecting the environment.

Excellent Benefits Package:

Social Security, CalPERS, 457 Deferred Compensation Plans, Competitive Salaries, Certification Incentives, Health, Dental, Vision, & Life Insurance w/Agency-paid monthly contribution of $1,035 - $1,638 per month, Paid time off for holidays, vacation, bereavement and sick leave. Additional information is available on our website at: http://www.ieua.org/about-us/human-resources/benefits/.

Job Description


Under direction, plans, organizes, manages and participates in the development, implementation and monitoring of the Agency's cash management, debt administration and investment programs and annual capital and operating budgets; monitors, reviews and analyzes budget variances to ensure Agency expenditures fall within guidelines of appropriation limits and Agency ordinances and policies; monitors revenues and funding sources trends; forecasts long-term revenue and expenditures and evaluates funding options; provides professional advice to executive management and the Board on annual and long-range financial planning; assists in the financial reporting, cash management, budget preparation and administration of the Joint Powers Authority (JPA) in which the Agency is a participant; and performs related duties as assigned.


The Budget Officer is responsible for managing professional staff engaged in performing complex technical, financial and statistical analyses associated with a variety of financial and investment-related programs and initiatives, ranging from development, approval and implementation of the Agency's operating and capital budgets, to the development of long-range financial forecasts and analyses of capital development and financing alternatives. The incumbent participates in the work of the section and performs highly complex analyses, exercising latitude and seasoned professional judgment in selecting appropriate methodologies and presenting sound proposals and recommendations to achieve the Agency's mission and objectives.

An employee in this class reports to the Manager of Finance and Accounting and manages the work of professional and clerical staff in the Financial Analysis section of the department.

Budget Officer is distinguished from Manager of Finance and Accounting in that an incumbent in the latter class has management responsibility for the full Finance and Accounting Department and has broader financial planning, recordkeeping and administration duties.

Job Requirements


Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a major in finance, accounting, business or public administration or a closely related field, and at least seven years of progressively responsible experience in performing complex financial, statistical and budgetary analyses, at least two of which were at a supervisory or lead level; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. A master's degree in business administration or public administration and experience in a public agency are preferred.


A valid California Class C driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the Agency's vehicle insurance program.

Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM) certificate from the Association of Government Accountants or equivalent certification in government budgeting/accounting is desired.

Special Instructions


APPLY ONLINE.  This recruitment is Open Until Filled. First Review of Applications scheduled for August 24, 2020.

Additional Information

Applications must be completed and submitted electronically.  Handwritten applications will not be accepted. A complete job description, online Agency Employment Application, and Supplemental Questionnaire is available online at: www.ieua.org (click on Job Openings).

An Equal Opportunity Employer

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Job Address

6075 Kimball Avenue, Chino, California United States View Map