BUDGET OFFICER (open until filled)

  • City of Kansas City, MO
  • Kansas City, Missouri
  • Sep 21, 2020
Accounting and Finance

Job Description

Full-time position available with the Finance Department, Budget Division located at 414 East 12 th Street
Salary Range: $6,368-$12,175/month
Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Application Deadline Date: Open Until Filled


Responsibilities

Performs highly responsible professional, administrative, managerial work in directing all activities of the Budget Division under the direction of the Director of Finance. Prepares, administers, presents the City's $1.7 billion operating and capital budget. Monitors/reports on the current budget, including required quarterly reporting. Oversees budget transfers. Develops/tracks goals, objectives, strategies for the Citywide Business Plan. Prepares the 5-year financial plan. Reviews financial implications of City policies and programs. Prepares the 5-year Capital Improvements Plan, including the coordination of the activities of the Public Improvements Advisory Committee (PIAC). Coordinates public engagement activities designed to seek resident input. Advises management and elected officials regarding overall funding strategies for various policies and programs. Ensures all ordinances are in compliance with financial policies. Maintains the City's budget/performance management system and FundKC. Identifies and ranks the City's core functions and funding levels/requirements for the implementation of performance-based budgeting. Manages 12 full-time staff .


Qualifications

REQUIRES an accredited Master's degree in public or business administration, finance, accounting, or related field, and 6 (OR an accredited Bachelor's degree in one of the listed fields and 8) years of progressively responsible, professional experience in public or business administration, including 3 years of supervisory experience at the level of the City's Senior Analyst or higher. Preference given to GFOA Certified Public Finance Officer (CPFO) or ICMA Credentialed Manager (CM).


Other Information

URGENT!!! CRITICAL RECRUITMENT INFORMATION

QUESTIONS REGARDING AVIATION POSITIONS SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO THE AVIATION DEPARTMENT AT 816-243-3010.

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The evaluation of applications is based only on the information submitted by the application deadline. Therefore, in order to have your application properly considered, you should include all relevant dates, i.e., attendance at educational institutions, date degree(s) conferred, etc. Further, you should provide detailed description of relevant work experience/dates, including months/years of employment. Failure to submit a completed application may eliminate you from the selection process. Resumes may be filed to determine eligibility, but an official City application must be completed prior to appointment.

For positions requiring college education as part of the minimum requirement and/or an equivalency, the minimum education requirement is high school graduation. The requirement of "high school graduation" also includes the state-issued GED certificate.

For positions that require an accredited degree, qualifying professional, responsible experience must be obtained AFTER receipt of the accredited degree.

Unless otherwise stated, the requirement of "an accredited" degree includes only those degrees obtained from colleges or universities listed with the U. S. Department of Education and recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education.

If claiming military veterans preference points, you must attach a copy of your DD-214 or other qualifying documents prior to the application deadline.

Applications submitted in person or by USPS mail must be received by the published Application Deadline, 5:00P.M., C.T. Applications submitted by FAX or online must be received by the published Application Deadline, midnight, C.T.

All positions require successful completion of a pre-employment criminal history/background check. Non-residents, if appointed, must establish residency within the city limits of Kansas City, MO within nine months.

The City of KCMO is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. EOE.

POLICY OF NON DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF DISABILITY
The City of KCMO does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. Any applicant requiring an accommodation should contact the Human Resources Department, Recruitment & Selections Division at (816) 513-1945.

Job Address

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