Budget Analyst

City of Burnaby

Budget Analyst

Competition No.: 2019-273
Duration: Temporary Full Time
Salary: $5,547 – 5,778 – 6,020 – 6,284 – 6,550/month (Pay Grade 24) (2019 Rates)
Last Updated: 11/29/19 8:44 AM


The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community.  With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team.  People like you!

Reporting to the Manager, Engineering Budgets & Administration, the Budget Analyst assists in a variety of accounting operations such as the preparation of operating and capital budgets and financial forecasts; the monitoring and analysis of expenditures and investigation of budgetary variances; the preparation of various financial statements, reports and related materials; the performance of internal audits; and the conducting of various special studies for senior management. In addition, the incumbent is responsible for reviewing and evaluating financial systems and practices, and assisting in designing and implementing new and/or revised systems, as required. Assists in reviewing departmental submissions, consolidating and compiling budgets presentations for senior management and Council review and discussion. Receives, analyzes, compiles and summarizes financial information and data, as required. Analyzes existing and proposed accounting requirements and systems; assists in designing and revising systems, documents, and forms as required; recommends changes in methods and procedures; coordinates the implementation of approved changes as directed. Performs related work as required.

Qualifications include completion of Grade 12 and third year of a recognized accounting program (CPA) and sound related experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Considerable knowledge of accounting principles, practices, procedures, and systems applicable to Municipal accounting and treasury operations. Considerable knowledge of applicable laws, regulations, and statutory requirements governing municipal financial and treasury operations. Sound knowledge of the various departments and their functions. Sound knowledge of computerized data processing operations, software packages and computer tools as related to the work performed. Ability to assist in developing, organizing, maintaining and improving a comprehensive budget and cost control program including computer based financial and related systems. Ability to deal tactfully with all levels of staff and to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of staff.

This is a temporary full time opportunity to June 30, 2021 (with possibility for extension).

Please apply online by December 9, 2019.

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.
Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

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Visit us at www.burnaby.ca

Organization: City of Burnaby

Location: Burnaby, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Financial Administration
Posted: December 2, 2019, 8:47 am
Expires: December 9, 2019, 11:59 pm

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