Senior Financial Analyst

City of Ventura

The City of Ventura is hiring! The City of Ventura Finance Department is looking for a Senior Financial Analyst to join the team. We are seeking experienced finance professionals with a strong financial analysis and budgeting background. The City of Ventura offers a professional working environment with opportunities to grow your finance career.  Join our team as we align our workforce to serve our community better together – they’re counting on us!

The Senior Financial Analyst will perform various financial tasks and provide direction to highly responsible administrative staff. The Senior Financial Analyst assists in preparing the City's operating and capital improvement budget, monitors fund balances for funds, reports significant management changes, and may participate in developing, implementing, and maintaining computerized financial system controls. This position also assists various departments in conducting comprehensive financial analysis and studies. This team member is responsible for forecasting and monitoring departmental and citywide expenses and revenues. 
If you want to join an outstanding team dedicated to operating at a high level of accuracy, this position may be for you!

We are looking for a candidate who is:

-skilled in budget and financial database management
-experienced in the administration of federal, state, and local grants
-experienced with capital improvement (CIP) budgets, cost projections, and funding management
-organized and works well under pressure and tight deadlines
-innovative as a solution-oriented professional, embracing new ideas
-priority-driven, eliminating roadblocks and quickly zeroing in on what’s important
-strategic thinking, displaying curiosity and imagination in looking beyond the obvious 

If you are interested in working in a dedicated and supportive team environment, apply today!
The City offers a total compensation package that includes both a generous salary plus excellent benefits!

Salary and Benefits

Salary: $92,342.22 - $123,739.82 Annually DOQ

How to Apply

To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please complete an online City Job Application and supplemental questionnaire now!   The filing deadline is Friday, October 28, 2022, at 5:00 p.m.  

Go to and Apply!  EEO/ADA

salary plus 6 Medical options, CalPers Retirement, Dental, Vision, FSA, 457

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