The City of Anaheim Finance Department seeks a dynamic, results-oriented Budget Analyst (Senior Budget Analyst or Budget Analyst II) to perform a variety of professional level duties and responsibilities involved in the development, evaluation, and review of City budgets. The Budget Analyst is responsible for coordinating budget development activities with assigned City departments and staff; performs a variety of professional, analytical, financial, management, and/or other administrative duties in providing responsible staff support; prepares PowerPoint presentations and disseminates information through attendance and participation in community and commission meetings and City Council workshops and meetings; conducts various studies including operational audits and productivity analyses; reviews, analyzes and forecasts citywide General Fund revenues including Transient Occupancy Taxes, Sales and Use Taxes, Property Taxes and other miscellaneous revenues; and carries out research and analysis in a variety of areas including financial planning, financial operations, and operations of different work processes.
Candidates must possess at least two years of responsible experience in the preparation and monitoring of budgets and/or in the areas of financial, administrative, and management analysis including the conduct of budget analyses, operational audits, and management studies supplemented by a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in finance, accounting, business administration, public administration, or a related field. An equivalent combination of experience and education sufficient to perform the essential job functions and provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. Ideal candidates will possess government agency budget analyses experience, including revenue forecasting. Experience with an enterprise resource planning (ERP) financial system such as CGI, Oracle, Peoplesoft, SAP, etc. and Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint) is required.