Job Details

Budget Manager
City of Modesto, CA
Job Description

The Budget Manager is responsible to plan, organize, and direct the activities of the Budget Division within the City Manager's Office; to coordinate division activities with other divisions and City departments; and to provide highly responsible technical support to the City Manager's Office.



Five years of increasingly responsible experience in accounting, financial management, budgeting, forecasting, or economics; including one year providing technical and functional supervision over assigned personnel.


Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in public or business administration, economics, finance or a related field.

A Master's degree with major course work in public or business administration, economics, finance, or a related field is highly desirable.

License or Certificate:

Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate, valid California driver's license.


Applicants will be assessed on the application submitted. Due to the volume of applications received, resumes will not be screened for the purpose of determining who is most qualified to compete in the testing process. Applications may be screened to the most qualified applicant pool. It is the applicant's responsibility to fill out the "Education" and "Work Experience" sections of their application with complete information and adequate detail. Do not substitute any part of the application form with the words "see resume."

The following information is provided for you to use as a reference and as a planning tool. Human Resources is unable to schedule make-up examinations.

Tentative Testing Schedule

Oral Board Interview
Friday, March 20, 2020

The City of Modesto Human Resources Department reserves the right to revise the testing process to best meet the needs of the City.

The City of Modesto is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Details
$9,119 - $11,084, Monthly
Job Function:
Division Manager
Position Type:
Full Time
City of Modesto
PO Box 642
Modesto, CA 95353-0642
United States
Population: 202,751
Form of Government: Council-Manager

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