Budget & Performance Manager, City of Salisbury (closes 3/15/18)

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Closing: March 15, 2018
Salary Range:  $58,534 – $76,094 annually


The Finance Department is seeking motivated candidates who will perform difficult professional work planning and coordinating all functions associated with preparing the $80 million annual budget, assisting with budget monitoring and expenditure reviews, and managing the City’s debt program. Main duties include but are not limited to: ensures approved budget conforms with state and federal regulations concerning budget; manages budgetary oversight throughout the fiscal year; directs and oversees short and long term fiscal planning; manages and coordinates the City’s 10 year capital improvement plan; coordinates and conducts management analysis projects and reports; directs, oversees and develops budget staff; and develops recommendations for improving policies and procedures. Join the City of Salisbury for a rich benefit plan and the opportunity to work with a fast paced team that aims to exemplify the City’s values by showing purpose, passion and priority.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree with coursework in accounting, public administration, or related field and extensive experience in budget management and accounting including some supervisory experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Must have a valid NC Driver’s License
  • NC Budget & Evaluation Certification and/or Master’s Degree preferred
  • Excellent analytical, reporting, presentation and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently in a high pressure environment and meet deadlines
  • Previous supervisory experience preferred
  • 3-5 years of government budget experience strongly preferred