Also referred to as:
Budget Analysis Director, Director Budgeting and Financial Control, Finance Director - Budgets
Requirements and Responsibilities
Budget Director manages and controls an organization's budget, overseeing all budgeting activities. Designs and develops budgetary principles and guidelines to optimize the budget and leads the work of budget department. Being a Budget Director analyzes the variation between actual and estimated budget and produces reports for the Board of Directors to make decisions. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Budget Director typically reports to a head of a unit/department or top management. The Budget Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Budget Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience.