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DC-Director, Operating Budget

  • 1.  DC-Director, Operating Budget

    Posted 11-18-2020 03:16 PM

    Government of the District of Columbia

    Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO)


    Director, Operating Budget

    $157,219.00 - $190,773.00


    The Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO) whose mission is to enhance the fiscal and financial stability, accountability and integrity of the Government of the District of Columbia is in search of a Director, Operating Budget. The Director, Operating Budget is located in the Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO), Office of Budget and Planning (OBP), Operating Budget Division. The incumbent is responsible for providing budget formulation, execution, reporting and analysis, advice and technical assistance to the Deputy Chief Financial Officer (DCFO) and Associate DCFO (ADCFO) for Budget and Planning.


    Duties include but are not limited to:

    • Providing high-level quality controls for the operating budget process
    • Directing and overseeing the planning, development, and implementation of OBP's operating budget formulation, forecasting, and execution for agencies under the auspices of OBP
    • Interacting with agencies to provide guidance and assistance throughout the budget process
    • Communicating with District stakeholders and is a champion of continuous improvement relative to operating budgetary issues
    • Assisting the DCFO and ADCFO with developing agency budget program goals, overseeing and managing the budget planning process for the Operating Division, providing long-range goals and objectives to ensure compliance with regulatory guidelines
    • Providing advice to agencies' budgetary staff on appropriate budgetary actions to meet agency needs, explaining budget deviations and corrective actions necessary to achieve balance of funding and spending
    • Providing advice and assistance to financial and agency management on budgetary matters that affect the conduct of the various supporting programs
    • Ensuring that designated program areas of the District's budget are balanced
    • Performing other related duties as assigned

    Minimum Qualifications: Eight (8) years of progressive experience performing the related duties and responsibilities such as directing and overseeing all phases of a large-scale budget for a complex organization; serving as a technical authority and advisor on budget and financial concepts, principles and legislation; ensuring compliance with policies and guidelines; and at least 2 years of supervisory experience. Bachelor's or Master's degree in economics, business, finance, accounting or related field preferred.


    For initial review, please submit your resume to the Office of the Chief Financial Officer, Human Resources Division, located at 1101 4th Street, SW, Suite W220, Washington, DC 20024 or to orlando.golding@dc.gov.

    To complete an application or for additional details related to this vacancy, please visit www.cfo.dc.gov  and reference announcement number: 21-FI-OBP-0001.

    The OCFO offers a competitive salary and benefits package including medical, dental, retirement, and educational assistance. 


    The Office of the Chief Financial Officer is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

    Orlando Golding
    Talent Acquisition Advisor
    Office of the Chief Financial Officer
    Washington DC DC