The Budget Director performs complex and highly responsible job duties in the preparation, maintenance, and control of the School Division’s annual budget. The Budget Director develops and maintains financial models, tools, and reports to support complex financial analysis, ad hoc reporting, trending and forecasting. The Budget Director analyzes and prepares accurate financial data and reports for surveys, requests for financial information, LCPS administration, School Board members and the Virginia Department of Education.
Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Public Administration, or related field from an accredited college or university; Master’s Degree preferred
Seven years of experience in budgeting and accounting administration; governmental budgeting and accounting preferred
Demonstrating knowledge of the theory, principles, practices and techniques of budget, finance, and accounting
Knowledge of research principles and forecasting techniques to include analysis, interpretation, and use of statistics
Demonstrated professional and personal characteristics necessary for working effectively with school personnel and members of the community
Strong technical skills to facilitate complex budget analysis
Strong proficiency with Oracle E-Business Suite, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Access
Internal Number: IRC4922
About Loudoun County Public Schools
Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) serves more than 81,000 students in 91 facilities. We operate 15 high schools, 16 middle schools, 57 elementary schools, and two instructional centers. LCPS has a diverse student population with 28% of students having a native language other than English. LCPS is a dynamic school division. One to three new schools open each year in order to accommodate annual enrollment growth of 2000 to 3000 new students.
Loudoun County offers the benefits of both suburban and rural living within its 520 square miles. Located just twenty-five miles from Washington, D.C., Loudoun is home to high-tech industries and Dulles Airport. Loudoun County Department of Economic Development estimates that 70 percent of the world’s internet traffic passes through Loudoun County. Metro subway stations under construction in Loudoun will strengthen Loudoun’s links to the D.C. metropolitan area. Western Loudoun, with its charming small towns, rolling hills of farms and fields with grazing horses, is just a short drive from the subway stations under construction. Smart Asset.com ranks Loudoun County the happiest county in America, using an index that considers metrics inclu...ding physical health, family stability and economic security.
The mission of LCPS is to empower all students to make meaningful contributions to the world. To fulfill this mission, LCPS develops students as knowledgeable critical thinkers, communicators, collaborators, creators, and contributors by placing authentic, challenging problems at the heart of teaching and learning. Knowing that they are making meaningful contributions, students experience a strong sense of ownership of their work, leading to deeper, longer-lasting learning.