The Superintendent of Business Administration is part of the administrative team and is responsible for managing the financial and administrative functions for the District. Responsibilities include accounts payable, cash receipts, general ledger, record keeping, banking/investment transactions including reconciliations, assist with budget preparation, external financial reporting, internal audit controls, and coordinates the annual audit. Supervises the Customer Service and Marketing functions. Oversees and coordinates the District’s Information Technology (IT) resources through internal oversight and partnerships with third party IT providers. This position also serves in the capacity of the Executive Director in his/her extended absence.
This position requires, but is not limited to, an understanding of government fund accounting, a working knowledge of Park District code which includes Appropriation and Tax Levy Ordinances, as well as information systems, budgets, planning, and reporting systems.
Successful candidates will have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting, or Finance. A minimum of five (5) years full-time related experience and a minimum of three (3) years supervisory experience. Preferred candidate has related experience in the management of financial operations in field of parks and recreation, municipal government, school districts, or any equivalent combination of education, experience and/or training.
This is a salaried, exempt position that reports to the Executive Director. The starting salary range for this position is $59,072-$73,840 annually based on experience. This position includes an excellent benefits package.
Job ID 480
An Equal Opportunity Employer