The Budget Office for the City of Chesapeake is seeking an experienced governmental budgeting professional to join our team. After 20+ years with the City, the Department’s Economic Analyst is retiring at the end of the year and we are seeking an energetic individual who has a passion for local government to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for projecting and tracking City revenues in preparation and execution of the City’s annual operating budget, will serve as the budget analyst for a diverse portfolio of City departments gaining exposure to a broad variety of municipal programs and services, and will also be responsible for review and analysis of a portion of the City’s five-year capital improvement program. This position will report directly to the Budget Director and will play a critical role in the coordination of the five-year CIP or the annual operating budget.
The Office is currently experiencing a period of transition as over half of the team has less than one year with the City of Chesapeake. However, the team has over 40 years of experience in local government budgeting in small and large local governments throughout the United States. In addition to the transition occurring at the departmental level, the City is in the process of developing a new strategic plan and the budget office will play a critical role in aligning the City’s resources to the outcomes identified in the newly developed plan.
This position is an excellent opportunity for anyone who has experience in economics and/or local/state government budgeting and wants to join a team that provides excellent customer service to the City Manager’s Office and the citizens of the City of Chesapeake. The range for the position is $71,219 to $117,512. Hiring salary will be dependent on qualifications and experience. To be considered for this opportunity, please submit a cover letter, resume, and online application at www.cityofchesapeake.net. Application deadline is November 30, 2020.
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Carenda D. McCray
Human Resources Department
306 Cedar Road 4th Floor
Chesapeake, VA 23322