The Budget Manager submitted a letter of resignation on April 15, 2011 effective May 20. 2011. Since the retirement of the Accounting Manager in December 2010 the Budget Manager assumed the Accounting Manager responsibilities. Due to the Budget Manager resignation the Accounting Manager position will need to be filled to meet the demands of the Accounting office. A review of the job responsibilities and pay scale was conducted by the Finance and Management Services Director with the Human Resources Director to determine the appropriate placement in the County classification system. The recommendation is to reduce the pay scale ofthe position from NX00410 ($69,230 -$88,327) to NX00390 ($65,944 -$84,125).