The Budget Advisor serves as a strategic liaison with school leaders and principals to support them and help them to make the best resource allocation decisions. The Budget Advisor performs rigorous budgeting and financial analyses to assist in decisions at the school level. The Budget Advisor will serve as the primary point person to interact and engage internal and external stakeholders at all level about financial and budget processes, improvements, training, and data-driven reporting.at the school level. The role will require exceptional project management, cross-functional collaboration and communications, and impeccable execution. This role will report to the Budget Manager.
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or closely related field plus a minimum of five (5) years of accounting, finance, and/or budgeting analysis, or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities for this position. OR a combination of equivalent education and/or paid, exempt level, directly relevant experience for a total of 9 years. Master's Degree in Business Administration, Management, Finance, Public Administration or related field or equivalent is preferred. Experience in a school district, charter school or other education setting is preferred.
Degree Equivalency Formula:
Bachelor’s Degree= 4 years plus required years of experience.
Master’s Degree= 2 years plus required years of experience. Where Master’s degrees are required, years for Bachelor’s Degrees must be included.
Physical Demands: Requires sedentary work involving standing or walking for brief periods, exerting up to 10 pounds of force on a regular basis; and some dexterity in operating office equipment; must be able to use hands and fingers
Unavoidable Hazards: The position is exposed to no unusual environmental hazards.
Sensory (ADA) Requirements: The position requires normal visual acuity and field of vision, hearing and speaking abilities.
AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT COMPLIANCE
SCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. SCS provides reasonable accommodations to qualified persons with disabilities. Prospective and current employees are encouraged to discuss ADA accommodations with management.