Do you want to use your financial background and analytical skills to help the City provide high-quality, innovative and cost-effective services that enhance our community? If so, apply for the role of Environmental Services (ES) Internal Budget and Financial Analyst and join the Environmental Services Rates & Budget Team, supporting the Solid Waste Division.
The Environmental Services Department believes everything we do supports healthy neighborhoods and a thriving Puget Sound, leaving a better Tacoma for all. Our goal is to be a leader in the industry by creating cost-effective programs to sustain a high quality of life and increase customer satisfaction with innovative approaches to solid waste, wastewater, and stormwater management.
As part of the ES Rates & Budget Team within the Director’s Office, this position plays a vital role supporting all phases of the operating and capital budgets for the Solid Waste Division; delivering business insights; supporting procurement; and improving processes with a clear focus on customers, employees, and operations.
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DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS (TRAINING AND EDUCATION):
LICENSING, CERTIFICATIONS AND OTHER LEGAL REQUIREMENTS:
There may be instances where individual positions must have additional licenses or certification. It is the employer's responsibility to ensure the appropriate licenses/certifications are obtained for each position.
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WHY WORK FOR THE CITY?
The City of Tacoma offers a generous program of employee benefits:
City of Tacoma Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
One of the primary goals of the Equity and Empowerment Initiative is for the City of Tacoma workforce to reflect the community it serves. We actively work to eliminate racial and other disparities and welcome candidates with diverse backgrounds and/or multicultural skill sets and experiences. Our goal is for Tacoma to be an inclusive and equitable place to live, work, and play.
The City of Tacoma:
With a population over 200,000, Tacoma is the third largest city in the Puget Sound region, gracing the shores of Commencement Bay. We are a diverse, progressive, international city that serves as a gateway to the Pacific Rim and the rest of the world. Named one of the most livable areas in the country by Livability.com, Tacoma and the surrounding area is a playground for outdoor and maritime enthusiasts. Our businesses are vibrant, our parks are beautiful, and our schools are exceptional.
When you work for the City of Tacoma, you'll enjoy a healthy work/life balance, the potential for flexible schedules with some job classifications, continuing education programs, leadership pathways, wellness incentives and a total rewards benefits program. We welcome you to take a look at our website and discover how the City of Tacoma can make your next career move part of our combined destiny:
To be considered for this challenging and rewarding career opportunity:
Interested individuals must complete the online application and attach a detailed resume and cover letter that includes major responsibilities and accomplishments related to this position.
This is a competitive selection process. Your application will be reviewed and evaluated on the basis of education, certifications and related experience. Applicants who have the strongest backgrounds related to the responsibilities of this position and who most closely correspond to the City of Tacoma's needs will be placed on a referral list for review and potential interview selection. Appointment is subject to passing a pre-employment background and references check.
Communication from the City of Tacoma:
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The online application system requires you to enter a substantial amount of information. In order for your application materials to be considered, all information must be submitted by the closing date and time listed on this job announcement.
For assistance with the NEOGOV application process, or questions regarding this job announcement, call the Human Resources office at (253) 591.5400 before 4:00 pm of the closing date of the job announcement.