Employment Opportunities

Work at the North Carolina Office of State Budget and Management (OSBM) is high-impact, high-visibility, and rewarding. OSBM is uniquely positioned to offer opportunities to collaborate and develop professional relationships with a variety of stakeholders across all state agencies and universities. Our agency offers a spectrum of work opportunities spanning budget, management, audit, and demographic & economic analysis. Some of the areas that our analysts cover include:

Employment Opportunities policy areas we cover

In addition to a stimulating, professional, and welcoming work environment, OSBM also provides growth opportunities for motivated employees, with defined career tracks that position them to be leaders in state government.

Some of the benefits of working at OSBM include: a competitive salary and leave policies, professional development opportunities, and work-life balance. To learn more about the benefits of working in North Carolina state government, you can visit the North Carolina Office of Human Resources webpage.

Join us and make an impact!

Even if we have no currently open positions, we would still love to hear from you if you think we might be a good fit. Please send us your resume and cover letter.

For job openings, except internships, applicants must complete and submit a State Application form — see the green “Apply” button in the position posting. Generally, the State Application for Employment (PD-107) form, as well as a comprehensive list of state government vacancies are available here. Resumes are welcome but will not be accepted in lieu of a state application for open positions. Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date either online or by mail to the following address:

Office of State Budget and Management
Att: Melissa Sincebaugh
Mail Service Center 20320
Raleigh, NC 27699-0320

OSBM uses the Merit-Based Recruitment and Selection Plan to fill positions subject to the State Personnel Act with highly qualified individuals. The Office of State Budget and Management is an Equal Opportunity employer.

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Current Openings

The Office of Strategic Partnershis is currently seeking applicants for a Evidence Advisor and Program Manager. These are grant-funded positions. To learn more about these opportunties, please see the Office of Strategic Partnerships

Internship opportunities for this summer!

Multiple internships available. Assignments will depend on the applicants’ qualifications and interests but will include experiences such as: 

  • Researching and analyzing policy proposals and programs
  • Creating databases and datasets
  • Monitoring bills and committee meetings during the 2021 legislative session

Interns will work a minimum of 32 hours per week for at least eight weeks between April and August 2021. Interns will be paid $15 per hour. Click here to learn more and for information on how to apply!