Budget Analyst

City of Gaithersburg, MD

Job Details

  • Job Function: Analyst
  • Salary: $57,613 - $92,813. Negotiable DOQ
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 69,000
  • Where: 31 South Summit Avenuen, Gaithersburg, MD
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: Jun 29 2018

Must apply online; visit www.governmentjobs.com/careers/gaithersburgmd to view job information and full job description. Please submit resume with online application.


The City of Gaithersburg Finance team is searching for a Budget Analyst to perform a variety of work in the areas of financial and budgetary reporting, planning, coordination and analysis.

As the Budget Analyst, you will assist with coordinating and monitoring the annual budget process; provide financial research, data collection, forecasting, analysis, and reporting; serve as the budget software administrator; and support other functions and special projects of the Department. You'll have an opportunity to perform a broad range of duties and work with a wide variety of people as part of a small Department that makes customer service within and outside the organization a top priority!

The ideal Budget Analyst will have a strong understanding of the principles and objectives of budget analysis, review, and reporting and demonstrated knowledge of financial forecasting. You must show amazing attention to detail, be an excellent communicator with outstanding people skills, be a strategic and dynamic thinker and proactive and creative problem solver with superior research and analytical skills, and a fast learner who is ready and willing to take on diverse tasks and responsibilities. You must be a savvy Excel user that can generate process and operational efficiencies, maintain strong data integrity, and present big-picture analysis.

Requires Bachelor's Degree in Public Administration, Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, or closely related field; MPA preferred; and one year of relevant experience; or any substantially equivalent combination of education and experience.

We provide a stellar benefits package, excellent work/life balance, and an opportunity for career progression.

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