Title : Budget Director

Department : Finance

Type : Full Time

Location : Houston, TX

Job Details :

The Harris Center for Mental Health & IDD is looking for an experienced Budget Director for our Mental Health Services

About the Position

The Budget Director at The Harris Center will work under the general direction of the VP of Behavioral Health Services in order to manage the projection and development of the various programs and units part of the Behavioral Health Services Division at The Harris Center. You will also have oversight for both the Adult Mental Health Services and the Child Adolescent Services Budget Managers. As the Budget Director, you will conduct ongoing analyses of expenditures and incoming revenue for the Division, contract and reimbursement constraints, and collected data that will impact budgetary operations. You will work alongside the Central Budget Office and designated accounting staff to achieve divisional budgetary goals and objectives. 


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Short- and Long-term disability insurance
  • Life and accident insurance
  • Prescription plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts 
  • 401(a), 403(b), or 457 retirement plans with matching
  • Generous PTO
  • Competitive salary
  • Family and Medical leave
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Loan Repayment Coordination Assistance
  • Professional development programs
  • New hire referral bonus


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
    • Master's Degree preferred
  • 1 - 5 years of budget management experience
  • Supervisory experience

About The Harris Center for Mental Health & IDD

The Harris Center is the state-designated Local Mental Health Authority and Local Intellectual and Developmental Disability (IDD) Authority serving Harris County, Texas.  As the largest behavioral and developmental disability care center in Texas, The Harris Center provides a full continuum of services at 86 different sites across Harris County in more than 42 different languages as well as sign language in order to better serve our community. We are committed to meeting the behavioral health and IDD needs of Harris County residents and giving them hope to live to their fullest potential. 

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Our short application process takes less than 3 minutes on your phone, tablet, or computer.

The Harris Center for Mental Health and IDD (“The HARRIS CENTER”) is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.