The Village of Round Lake Beach, Illinois (population 28,175), located in western Lake County is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Finance Director. The Finance Director is a senior management level position that reports to the Village Administrator and is responsible for planning and managing all aspects of the Village's Finance Department. Responsibilities of this position include: development and implementation of village wide financial policies; oversight of accounting and financial management of the Village's funds; coordinate the preparation of the comprehensive annual financial report; and financial forecasting, debt management and analysis. Department responsibilities also include payroll, assistance in preparation of annual budget, supervising Finance Department personnel and serving as liaison to Police Pension Board, TIF Joint Review Board and other miscellaneous bodies.
Requirements for the position include a Bachelor's Degree in accounting, finance, business or public administration; CPA or Master's Degree preferred. Salary range $100,000 – $110,000 with excellent benefit package. Candidates holding current Assistant or Deputy Finance Municipal, Township or Park District positions, ready to move on to their next career goal are encouraged to apply. The Village has offered the experience necessary to allow previous directors to successfully continue their career path with both larger municipalities, and county positions.