The City of Olathe Budget and Financial Services Division seeks to fill an opening for a Budget & Performance Manager. This position provides professional level analytic and technical analysis for multi-fund complex departments; advises departments on potential courses of action with regard to financial and/or operational matters; prepares, reconciles, and reviews department budget and performance information for presentation to the City Council; coordinates, facilitates, and manages special assignments and processes such annual performance report, capital improvement program or special projects; presents, explains, and justifies the bi-annual budget recommendation and information to the City Manager's Office and the City Council; contributes to City initiatives; coordinates, facilitates and/or participates in Citywide work teams.
What we offer:
Opportunity to work with and learn from highly experienced staff committed to providing sound, ethical, and transparent government budget development, implementation and oversight.
Work within a high achieving team to play an integral part in setting a course for future generations to live and work in one of the best future-ready cities in the nation.
Partnering with departments to solidify a culture focused on utilizing results-oriented performance assessment as a platform for organization-wide decision making and improvement.
What you offer:
Proficient financial expertise in government budget, financial and performance reporting.
Adept professional support to other departments as the City encourages team problem-solving approaches to issues.
Strong management skills for oversight of daily operations.
Flexible, detail-oriented person who can work efficiently and effectively with internal staff, City departments, outside agencies/organizations, and assist other personnel in assigned duties.
A common sense and strategic approach to decision-making that balances the needs of the organization.