Budget Manager


City of Deerfield Beach, Florida


Home to about 80,000 residents, the City of Deerfield Beach comprises 15 square miles and is located on the east coast of southern Florida between Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach.


The City operates under a Commission/City Manager form of government. The City Commission consists of five representatives. Four Commissioners are elected from within their respective districts and the Mayor is elected at-large. The City Manager is appointed by the City Commission.


The Department of Financial Services is comprised of four divisions – Finance, Customer Service, Business Taxes and Parking.  This department serves as a support service for all other departments within the City.  The primary function of the Finance Division is to monitor, record and report all financial transactions of the City. Responsibilities of the Finance Division includes preparation and monitoring the annual budget and capital improvement plan


Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the Budget Manager performs all aspects of planning, analysis, formulation and execution of the City’s annual operating budget and five-year capital improvement plan.


The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, finance, business administration, or related field. Master’s degree preferred.  Minimum of five (5) years of professional experience in governmental accounting/budgeting or an equivalent combination of education, training, and municipal government experience.


In addition to the salary range of $71,279.53 - $92,663.08, the City is offering a generous benefits package.


Letter of interest and resume should be sent electronically by close of business on January 10, 2018, to W. D. Higginbotham, Jr., WDHiggin@mercergroupinc.com


For additional information contact W. D. Higginbotham, Jr., Senior Vice President, The Mercer Group, Inc. at 727-214-8673 or visit:   http://www.mercergroupincflorida.com/executive-recruiting