The Village of Clarendon Hills, population 8,427, seeks candidates for the position of Accountant.
The Village’s Accountant is responsible for maintaining the Village’s financial records in a variety of areas in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles. The Accountant oversees the Village’s accounting function under the direction of the Finance Director, including accounts receivable, accounts payable, utility billing and cash receipting. The Accountant is also responsible for payroll and maintaining the Village’s benefit programs, and plays a significant role in the preparation of the annual budget and audit processes.
An ideal candidate would have strong analytical skills and be knowledgeable of accounting practices and principles. A Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or related field, or an equivalent combination of training and experience, is required. Candidates are expected to have at least three years of accounting experience, with a preference for municipal accounting experience.
This is a non-exempt position, working 40 hours per week. Pay range is from $59,384 to $79,190 depending on qualifications. Benefits include participation in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund, health insurance, and paid holidays, vacation, and sick leave. The Village is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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If you are interested in applying for this opportunity, please submit a cover letter and resume to Assistant to the Village Manager, Zach Creer at email@example.com. First consideration of resumes will be on November 16, 2015.
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The Village is looking for volunteers to work on special projects as needed. If you are interested in becoming a Municipal Volunteer, please send a letter identifying your skills and availability to Village Hall, 1 N Prospect Avenue, Clarendon Hills, Illinois 60514. Your letter will be kept on file and called upon, as needed, or may apply for specific posted volunteer opportunities.
Unsolicited applications or resumes will not be accepted. Those interested in employment with the Village are encouraged to visit this web page to find available job opportunities. The Village of Clarendon Hills is an Equal Opportunity Employer.