Oversees the City's annual budget process which includes 30 individual funds. All budgets must be approved by the City Council by the end of the year.
Assists departments with analysis of their current year budget requests as well as long-term financial modeling.
Works closely with the city manager, assistant city manager and department heads to provide options to the City Council for funding programs, initiatives, and projects as well as identifying spending areas that can be reduced along with strategies to fund future capital projects and large equipment purchases.
Files the preliminary and final property tax levy with Hennepin County
Compiles and submits annual reports to the Government Finance Officers Association
Submits annual reports to the Office of the State Auditor