Budget Analyst

Department/Agency of position: 
Town of Payson
Location of position: 
Payson, AZ
Pay Range: $24.93 to $37.40/hr
Date Posted: 
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Closing Date: 
Friday, January 26, 2018
Job Description: 

The Budget Analyst is responsible for assisting in the overall process of preparing and administering the Town’s annual budget, five-year Capital Improvement budget, and multi-year revenue/expenditure projections. An incumbent of this position compiles and analyzes both statistical and fiscal data as the basis for preparing schedules, reports, tables, and narrative summaries. The Budget Analyst is responsible for preparing or for assisting in the preparation of: Popular Annual Financial Report (PAFR), Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR), Financial Trend Monitoring System (FTMS), Capital Improvement Plan (CIP), and other reports, as requested.

PAY RANGE: $24.93 – $37.40/hour, plus benefits

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree in public or business administration, accounting, finance or related field; three (3) years responsible administrative experience in accounting or budget development, preferably in a municipal or governmental setting; or any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required skills and abilities for the position.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS: • Extensive knowledge of principles, practices, process and laws related to municipal budgeting, accounting, finance, and fiscal operations • Knowledge of research, statistical modeling techniques, analytical techniques, and forecasting methodologies • Knowledge of the principles and practices of performance measurement, and benchmarking

FULL JOB DESCRIPTION: http://www.paysonaz.gov/Departments/hr/Budget-Analyst-Flier.pdf

APPLICATION PROCESS: Human Resources, 303 N Beeline Hwy, Payson, AZ 85541, must receive applications no later than 4PM MST, 01/26/18. Obtain job description and application by calling (928) 472-5012, pick one up at Town Hall, or download at https://www.egovlink.com/public_documents300/payson/published_documents/Human-Resources/Payson-Employment-App.PDF.