Budget Analyst or Senior Budget Analyst

Department/Agency of position: 
Larimer County Budget Office
Location of position: 
Fort Collins, CO
$53,251 – $90,207
Date Posted: 
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Closing Date: 
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Job Description: 

Are you a curious, data driven analyst with a proven track record providing high-level budgetary, management, and financial expertise in the preparation of a complex budget? Do you have strong technical and analytical skills; as well as, excellent customer service and relationship-building skills? Are you excited by the idea of working in a growing community where you are encouraged and empowered to constantly improve processes? If so, then your search may be over.

Larimer County’s Budget Office is seeking an experienced Budget Analyst to join our team!

In this role you will assist in the preparation of the County’s annual budget (operating and capital) and assist in management of the County’s budget system. You will also analyze complex public policy issues and suggest data-driven strategic alternatives and develop projections. In addition, you will create written and oral presentations to elected officials, managers, and the public. Furthermore, you will lead and facilitate ad hoc work-groups on a variety of issues and participate in the creation and maintenance of Strategic Plans, performance measures, and continuous improvement projects.

The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills, strong analytic skills, a strong work ethic and pride in your work products, and will be proactive and intellectually curious about improving the County’s operations and policies.

This position may be filled at the Budget Analyst or Senior Budget Analyst position based on a combination of education, experience, and attitude.