Department Programs Technician, City of Greensboro (closes 8/12/19)

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Closing:  August 12, 2019
Recruitment Range:  $32,980 – $54,967 annually

Duties and Responsibilities

The Program Technician will support the overall mission of the Budget and Evaluation Department by managing selected professional and support duties. The position will be responsible for various financial management assignments involving the City’s financial system and the City’s budget software system. This position will provide back up to the Database Specialist for specific budget system support functions. Duties will also include ongoing daily activities such as file and library maintenance, handling walk in, phone and email inquiries and serving as the department representative for various organization initiatives (wellness, employee benefits, United Way, etc.). Duties will also include contracts management, including correspondence between the City and grantee agencies. This individual must have strong written and verbal communication skills in addition to strong customer service skills, particularly in dealing with in person and phone requests for support and/or information.

Education and Experience


  • High School Diploma / GED with 1-3 years experience in local government or nonprofit professional office management
  • Microsoft Office experience (i.e. Word, Excel, Outlook)


  • Associates Degree or higher in Public Administration, Business Administration, or a related field, or in-progress higher education degree (Masters of Public Administration or Masters of Business Administration)
  • Experience with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) type software or technologies of similar complexity