Finance Director

Department/Agency of position: 
Glenview Park District
Location of position: 
Glenview, IL
$75,000 to $95,000 DOQ
Date Posted: 
Thursday, June 7, 2018
Closing Date: 
Saturday, July 7, 2018
Job Description: 

The Finance Director reports to the Deputy Executive Director and has district-wide responsibility for the administration, planning, organization, and supervision of all park district financial and accounting activities. Includes accounting & financial operations, reporting, investments & bonds, regulatory compliance, budget, and planning. Develops financial strategies to meet the goals of the park district. Oversees district-wide budget of $40 million. Supervisory responsibility for four full-time employees and other contractors as needed. QUALIFICATIONS: Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, Public Administration, or related field required; Master’s degree preferred and CPA highly desired. At least 5 years’ progressive work experience and supervisory experience required. The best candidates will have a strong knowledge of governmental accounting, financial systems, internal controls & auditing, standard business practices, the ability to communicate complex financial information to a general audience, strong communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to perform financial analysis as well as make projections and sound recommendations. (Note: No residency requirement for employment.) SCHEDULING & PAY: This is a full-time, year-round supervisory level position. Hours are generally Monday through Friday 8:30am – 5pm, plus additional evening and weekend work as required. Target hiring range is $75,000 to $95,000 DOQ BENEFITS WE OFFER: In exchange for your time and talent, we offer a generous benefit package, including: · Medical Coverage, PPO or HMO · Prescription Coverage · Dental Coverage · Vision Reimbursement Program · Life Insurance (basic & voluntary) · Short- and Long-Term Disability (IMRF) · Pension / Defined Benefit Plan (IMRF) · 457 Plan / Defined Contribution Plan · ROTH IRA & Flexible Spending Accounts · Paid Holidays, Personal Days, Vacation, Sick Time · Tuition Reimbursement · Park District Facility Discounts and Usage Benefits APPLY ONLINE! Visit us at – click on “Jobs” at the top of the page.