Job Description: Notice: If you are not a current or former State employee, you must first take an examination to obtain list eligibility.
The reporting location for this position is Headquarters in Sacramento. This position will work under the direction of the Deputy Director for Administrative Services. As the section manager, this position handles the most difficult and sensitive assignments in the Budget Section as well as having knowledge of all assignment areas. Supervises a staff of three Staff Services Manager II and eight analysts working on assignments in the support, local assistance, capital outlay and bond functions. This position oversees preparation for the Department's annual budget instructions, Budget Change Proposals, DPR’s portion of the Governor's Budget and Salary Supplement and all supporting documents. The Budget Officer develops and maintains cooperative, collaborative relationships with DPR field personnel, the Department of Finance, Legislative Analyst's Office and Legislative staff. The Budget Officer is responsible for preparing regular budget updates for the Executive Staff and making recommendations.
•Knowledge of and experience with the California State Budget Process
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•Exceptional leadership skills
State housing is not available. This position is pending Executive Personnel Review Committee approval. For further information regarding this position, please contact Forrest Gardens at (916) 653-0528.
Please send your Standard State Application, Form 678, to the contact address listed below. Please note the position number on the application and include any necessary documentation required to be eligible for the job.
If you are not a current or former State employee, you must first take an examination to obtain list eligibility. This does not apply to Student Assistant vacancies.
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