The town of Wellesley is currently seeking a Finance and Budget Analyst to be responsible for the day-to-day administration of departmental and town functions in the areas of budgeting and financial analysis. Job duties include, but are not limited to, the following: Preparing and disseminating town-wide departmental budget instructions and forms; providing budget preparation assistance to General Government departments; collecting and compiling all annual town budgets and reviewing same for accuracy and completeness; preparing financial budget motions for Town Meeting; and posting approved budgets to the General Ledger. Additional responsibilities include coordinating the Annual Town-wide Financial Plan and the Town’s Five-Year Capital Plan; coordinating and assisting in the development of the General Government Services annual operating and capital budgets; preparing the annual Finance Guide and Budget Presentations for the Finance Director, the Executive Director and the Select Board; supporting the Executive Director and the Finance Director in their procurement roles; providing procurement advice to town departments; assisting in preparing requests for proposals as needed; and serving as backup to the accounts payable and payroll processes.

This position requires a bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or a related field with a demonstrated knowledge of accounting principles. Knowledge of state and local procurement regulations, proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint software; working knowledge of databases and networking; and good keyboard skills. This is a great opportunity for a college graduate. Anticipated hiring range is $60,000 to $65,000 with an excellent benefit package. For more information, please select Finance Budget Analyst job description. To apply, please a submit cover letter and resume to hr@wellesleyma.gov. Preference will be given to candidates who submit their resume by June 24. AA/EOE

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