Utility Budget/financial Analyst

Chesterfield County
Full Time $65,858 - $77,383 Per year VA 9840 Government Center Pkwy, Chesterfield, VA 23832, United States Apply before 7/7/2024 11:59


Minimum Qualifications

Who We Are
Using state-of-the-art technology, Chesterfield County Department of Utilities delivers the highest quality water and wastewater services to over 100,000 customers. We pride ourselves in being financially sound, being one of only a handful of water and wastewater utilities nationwide to have achieved AAA ratings on its revenue bonds from each of the three top ratings services.

As the Utilities Budget/Financial Analyst in the Finance Section of the Finance and Administrations Division of the Department of Utilities, you will be joining a highly dynamic and results oriented Finance team. The goal of the team is to ensure the financial integrity of the department for our utility customers.

What You Do

  • Provide supporting responsibilities for the County’s Annual Comprehensive Financial Report, SEC continuing disclosure, revenue bond covenants, revenue bond rating agency surveillances, revenue bond proceeds, and grant awards.
  • Coordinate, compile, and monitor Utilities’ annual budgets and five-year capital improvement programs
  • Conduct rate modeling functions
  • Record and reconcile Utilities fixed assets
  • Monitor and reconcile the financial data of internal and external systems and software applications
  • Analyze, and interpret GASB pronouncements regarding enterprise fund reporting, plus federal, state, and local laws, codes and regulations and determine their impact on accounting and budget functions.
  • Perform other work as required.
Here’s What You Need
Bachelor's degree in accounting or related field; minimum of four years of increasingly responsible budgeting and accounting experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Experience in analyzing and interpreting authoritative literature such as federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations. Proficient with compiling, analyzing, and verifying financial accounts, records, and reports. Advanced skills in Microsoft Office applications.

The successful candidate must be detailed oriented, able to develop and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external customers, and capable of working both independently and as part of a team.

Pre-employment drug testing, FBI criminal background check and education/degree verification required.

The hiring range for this position is $65,858 - $77,383 annually.

What's In It For You:
If you are looking for an exciting and rewarding career, join our team. We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package, including the Virginia Retirement System. We work hard to achieve our mission, but we also value work-life balance through paid-time off, flexible work schedules, and remote work opportunities. We support professional development through career development plans, tuition reimbursement program, our award-winning Learning and Performance Center programs, and opportunities for advancement within the organization.  This position is part of an approved Career Development Plan (CDP) and offers career progression opportunities and salary incentives, as funding permits, based on performance, qualifications, and experience.

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We Would Love to Talk with You
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PLEASE NOTE: Position open until filled (first review to begin June 17, 2024).


Monday - Friday; 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Chesterfield County is an Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Workforce Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion