Budget Analyst I monitors and analyzes accounting allocation and spending data to determine financial resources required to develop budgets. Tracks expenses, inventories, and budget balances. Being a Budget Analyst I measures actual performance against budget. Prepares forecasting reports and trend analysis. Additionally, Budget Analyst I develops recommendations for budget allocations that conform with budgetary policies and limits. Utilizes financial modeling and data analytics tools. Requires a bachelor's degree in accounting or equivalent. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Budget Analyst I work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. To be a Budget Analyst I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience.