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Senior Budget Analysts are in charge with developing the annual budget with help from other financial specialists. Essential job duties highlighted on most Senior Budget Analyst resume samples are examining budget requests, monitoring spending, identifying areas for improvement, and ensuring compliance with applicable laws. Our collection of Senior Budget Analyst resumes reveals job requirements such as budgeting expertise, financial experience, attention to details, legal knowledge, computer competences, and organizational skills. A Master’s Degree in finance and budget is necessary to work in this field.

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Senior Budget Analyst

Served as the Senior Budget Analyst for the 3d Cavalry Regiment, an organization of over 4,200 individuals with an average budget of ~$30.25 million dollars.

  • Efficiently managed ~$75 million during tenure; achieved a 98-100% obligation rate each fiscal year
  • Created a budgetary standard operating procedure for the seven separate entities of the Regiment; improving efficiency by 19% upon implementation
  • Met all mission requirements in fiscal year ’15 despite a 19% reduction in budget
  • Generated a quarterly/annual spend plan, securing $30.5 million in additional funding for FY ‘16
  • Identified millions of dollars in budget shortfalls in advance; worked diligently to acquire additional funding to cover shortfall
  • Performed spending analysis, advised leadership in curbing unit spending, prevented the exhaustion of $3.5 million in funding allotment within 120 days of FY14 onset
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
BS
Global Business
2

Senior Budget Analyst

  • Supported the annual budget development and quarterly forecasting processes for the Medical School. Analyzed and investigated significant variances from quarterly forecasts and resolved discrepancies.
  • Maintained a key oversight role in the billing and collection of $10 million in gross tuition revenue for the Office of International Affairs.
  • Involved in the initial planning, testing and launching of the Axiom Budget Software. Performed data entry and reconciled the operating budget to the new Axiom Budget Software.
  • Managed the year end closing process by collaborating with the Program Managers to ensure all expenditures and accruals are included in the year end reporting.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Accounting
MBA
Business Administration
3

Senior Budget Analyst

  • Recommended FY 2018 tuition rates by fee category supported by market analysis and historical price elasticities
  • Presented an enhanced budget pro-forma, modeling enrollment growth by student type, to the Board of Trustees and Finance Committee
  • Co-developed further enhancements to project optimal teaching and administrative costs for enrollment forecasts
  • Recommended an E&G reserve target, with a framework co-developed with the AVP of Budget
  • Designed a tuition remission projection model that helped the financial aid office track offers vs. budget
  • Assisted in the budget development for FY 2017 and FY 2018
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
MBA
Finance & Banking
B Electrical Engineering
4

Senior Budget Analyst

  • Provided leadership and direction in all phases of the program's $2.3B budget; also managed the program's President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) funding ($50M to $100M in over 20 countries).
  • Prepared and executed project plans to develop the program's budget justifications (narratives/budget tables/etc.).
  • Provided oversight of the program’s budget, all matters from apportionment to fiscal year-end close outs. This involved annual, multi-year and gift fund appropriations.
  • Provided and presented complex analyses and reports for problem resolution, spending trends, projections, status communication, ensuring leadership was prepared and well informed.
  • Prepared efficient and accurate projections, including FTE and payroll projections, contract and procurement plans, grant and cooperative agreement estimates, travel and supply projections. Monitored/adjusted estimates during the year of budget execution.
  • Collaborated across the program to develop the annual operating plan, ensuring proper linkages to the Strategic
  • Developed and communicated policy statements, standard operating procedures and training materials relative to HAB's budget processes.
  • Served as the primary resource for the program's budget matters, Federal budget policy, Department regulations, OMB, GAO and other relevant policy directives.
  • Provided leadership and direction to a team of budget analysts; served as a resource in managing workloads, meeting priorities, planning for large tasks and for quarterly initiatives. Performed full range of performance management duties, including very complex staffing challenges
Candidate Info
32
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Business Administration
5

Senior Budget Analyst

  • Create and maintain databases related to a variety of functions including finance, accounting, human resources, and information technology.
  • Prepare fee calculations for general and administrative services as well as internal service funds.
  • Assist finance staff members in design and preparation of informational reports for internal and external use
  • Continue all duties previously performed as budget analyst, as presented below
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BA
Accounting Certification
BS
Business Administration
6

Senior Budget Analyst

  • Providing leadership with all budget services, including budget preparation, formulation, presentation, execution, and financial management policy
  • Maintain accounting records and analyzes financial statements to identify possible trends which may result in surplus or shortage of funds
  • Ensure adequate funds for programs changes and preparing reports, forms, and schedules, prepares responses to requests for information from legislative analyst, state agencies, and higher education institutions
  • Performing technical calculations and analysis to prepare all parts of the annual budget submission, including developing revenue and expenditure assumptions, cash-flow projections for all campus activities, and self-supporting and/or fee funded activities
  • Complete budget transfers and budget reconciliations in FMIS, EXCEL, and PEACE
  • Consult and counsel with various departments on budget related matters
  • Provide extensive research and analysis for projects, implementation of policies, and internal review.
  • Ensure charges and funds are assigned to the correct Program Cost Accounts (PCAs) and perform routine transfers to maintain a balanced and functional budget.
  • Responsible for over $96 million in state funds
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
C
Accounting
BA
Philosophy
MA
Public Administration
7

Budget & Planning - Senior Budget Analyst

  • Maintain and customize the strategic planning model for the university
  • Collaborate with team on strategic budget maintenance and enhancement
  • Revenue/expenses reconciliation and budget reporting
  • Test application upgrades and new processes in database
  • Participate in special projects and analysis of business process
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex system errors for department
  • Create documentation for system changes and new processes
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
MA
Finance
Certification Of Completion

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