Budget Director

PERU STATE COLLEGE   Peru, NE   Full-time     Accounting
Posted on November 19, 2023
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Budget Director
Seeks qualified applicants.
Salary $65 - $70,000 DOQ/E

Peru State College is seeking a highly motivated and organized individual to join our team as the Budget Director. This position is a crucial part of the financial operations of the college and the successful candidate will play a vital role in supporting our mission and goals. This position is responsible for budgeting, budget reconciliation, budget monitoring and related financial reporting. This individual will prepare the biennial budget request, current budget projections, and future year budget analysis. The Budget Director will provide analytical support for routine budget projects and will assist with establishing College initiatives by providing budget analysis and will advise administration and staff regarding budgetary implications and different funding options. This individual will work directly with many internal and external stakeholders. Responsibilities will also include assisting with the following tasks: perform budget loads, verify payrolls, prepare reports for the Board of Trustees meetings, assist with compiling information for the annual audit and other special projects as assigned by the Vice President for Administration and Finance and Director of Human Resources. This position is exempt with regard to FLSA.

Required Qualifications
A Bachelor's degree in Accounting or closely related field is required. Must have a minimum of 3-5 years work experience in the field. Computer literacy in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and experience in preparing accurate financial documentation is required. Must possess excellent analytical, problem solving, and attention to detail skills. The successful candidate is required to have outstanding written and verbal communication skills, and must have a demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and interact collaboratively with both internal and external constituents. Must be able to process confidential and sensitive information with discretion and professionalism.

PSC is an EOC.