Budget Services Division
Susan G. Berg, Senior Court Operations Consultant
The Budget Services Division serves to help the circuit realize its mission, “to protect rights and liberties, uphold and interpret the law, and provide for the peaceful resolution of disputes .
Further, Budget Services Division provides smarter, better, faster services, through planning and to promote accountability for the circuit\’s resources.
The essential function of the Budget Service Division within the organization is to manage and oversee fiscal operations. The division is responsible for developing, analyzing and monitoring operating budgets; managing and overseeing the purchasing of goods and services, processing of invoices, and preparation of budget amendments; providing fiscal support to Courts System management personnel; monitoring inventory control; and managing administrative functions, including overseeing preparation of complex financial reports.
Directs and participates in development, preparation, submission and administration of operating budgets, ensuring compliance with applicable internal policies and State laws; provides final approval on fiscal impact for bill analysis.
Develops policy and procedures in consultation with senior management to ensure efficient and economical departmental operations; evaluates results to ensure compliance and to identify deficiencies.
This division is essential for assisting the circuit in preparing budget requests, Long Range Program Planning, spending plans, budget amendments and other financial reports.
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