It is anticipated that the new Budget Manager will be an experienced government professional with outstanding leadership and professional management skills and with a breadth of experience in managing annual operating and capital budgets with a high level of organization, foresight and vision. The ideal candidate is a strongly committed individual who has a positive record of achievement and a history of developing constructive working relationships throughout the organization and a strong communicator. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated track record of effective staff management and strong political acumen in working with elected officials. The Budget Manager will embrace the City Manager's approach of developing strong working relationships with all areas of the organization based on regular and candid communication, partnership, mutual trust, respect, and accountability, with an emphasis on customer service.
EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or related field.
EXPERIENCE: Eight (8) years progressively responsible experience supervising and managing budgeting and financial activities, including three (3) years supervisory experience.
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATION: Experience in a municipality.
To be considered for this outstanding career opportunity, we encourage you to apply on-line at www.chandleraz.gov/hr/jobs by May 12, 2017. Please include your resume, cover letter, salary requirements and references. Resumes should reflect years of employment as well as number of staff and size of budgets you have managed. For additional information, you may contact Sue Johnson, HR Manager by phone at 480-782-2357 or by email at Sue.Johnson@chandleraz.gov.