Budget/Operations Analyst | Lake County
Posted on Dec 1, 2021 and open until Jan 31, 2022.
Lake County, Illinois (population 714,342) is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Budget/Operations Analyst in the Department of Finance. In this position, you will work with finance administrators, department directors, and program staff, ranging from justice and
planning to health and community service departments. Your day will consist of examining department budget submissions for completeness, accuracy, and conformance with established procedures; reviewing reports and accounting records to ensure allocated funds have been
spent as specified; exploring funding and service alternatives; and conducting research and studies to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of policies and practices.
Depending on the assignment, the incumbent may perform a combination of some or all of the
following duties, and perform related duties as assigned.
1. This position requires the ability to utilize software packages including spreadsheet, database, data mining, financial analysis, and graphics programs. Familiarity with Oracle / EPM Planning is desirable.
2. Strong oral and written communication skills are essential, including the ability to communicate with department heads, financial and non-financial staff, and County Board members both in person and at public meetings.
3. Responsibilities may include program performance evaluation, policy analysis, and/or cost-benefit analysis.
4. This position will be responsible for monitoring and reporting on various department budgets throughout the fiscal year.
18 North County St
Waukegan, IL 60085
How to apply
Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit our Prospective Employee page to get additional information on why you should work for Lake County!
Any offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam.
Lake County is committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
Applications may be filed online at http://www.lakecountyil.gov
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