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Hillsborough County Government

Budget Analyst I (#BUDAN1GENO) GENO
$19.60-$31.11 Hourly / $3,397.33-$5,392.40 Monthly / $40,768.00-$64,708.80 Yearly


Performs professional duties analyzing fund use and providing guidance on budgetary procedures, fiscal planning and revenue development to ensure current fiscal goals and objectives are met.


A Bachelor's degree in Political Science, Public Administration or any business field; and
Two years of experience as a professional accountant, economist, budget or fiscal analyst, or internal auditor.

An equivalent combination of education, training and experience that would reasonably be expected to provide the job-specific competencies noted below.


  • Customer Commitment - Proactively seeks to understand the needs of our customers and provide the highest standards of service.
  • Dedication to Professionalism and Integrity - Demonstrates and promotes fair, honest, professional and ethical behaviors that establishes trust throughout the organization and with the public we serve.
  • Organizational Excellence - Takes ownership for excellence through one's personal effectiveness and dedication to the continuous improvement of our operations.
  • Success through Teamwork - Collaborates and builds partnerships through trust and the open exchange of diverse ideas and perspectives to achieve organizational goals.


  • Working knowledge of the laws and regulations related to fiscal policy, budget and expenditures.
  • Working knowledge of the methods and techniques used to develop revenue projections and expenditure forecasts.
  • Working knowledge of current government budget principles, practices and procedures.
  • Working knowledge of organizational accounting and reporting requirements.
  • Working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, practices and procedures.
  • Some knowledge of operational policies, rules, regulations and ordinances.
  • Ability to research, collect, organize and analyze fiscal and non-fiscal data and develop logical conclusions.
  • Ability to use a computer and related software.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to work effectively with others.
  • Ability to maintain work related records and prepare reports.
  • Ability to plan, organize and supervise the work of others.


Note: The following duties are illustrative and not exhaustive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Depending on assigned area of responsibility, incumbents in the position may perform one or more of the activities described below.

  • Provides guidance on budget preparation, current and projected re-appropriation considerations and financial planning to assure adequate funding levels.
  • Compiles and analyzes financial data to monitor and/or control budget expenditures.
  • Analyzes fund utilization data to produce reports and monitor fund usage.
  • Prepares correspondence pertaining to budget and budget amendments to maintain appropriate funding levels.
  • Reviews fiscal and management reports to extract and summarize data for senior budget personnel.
  • May assist in conducting studies of other agency/department's business processes, policies, procedures and organization and recommending changes to improve organizational and operational effectiveness.
  • May supervise subordinate personnel.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

This classification description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as an all inclusive list of the duties associated with a particular position. Management may require incumbents to perform job duties other than those contained in this document at any time.

CLASS: BUDAN1GENO; EST: 1/17/1974; REV: 1/23/2012;