Palatine Public Library District has an opening for an experienced, resourceful, and team-oriented Finance Manager. Responsibilities include maintaining accounting and purchasing procedures including cash management and disbursements. As a member of the Library’s Management Team, the Finance Manager participates in strategic planning and policy development. The Finance Manager serves as the financial liaison to Management and the District Board of Trustees. Please visit www.palatinelibrary.org for a complete job description.
Benefits include four weeks vacation; sick time of one day per month; seven and a half paid holidays per year; participation in Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund; and Health, Life, Vision and Dental insurance programs.
Employment applications are located online at www.palatinelibrary.org. Please submit your completed application, resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
• Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Accounting or related field or equivalent. • Minimum 3 years related business experience preferably in a public sector or not-for-profit environment, with 1 year supervisory experience. • Proficiency in use of current personal computer technologies, e.g. Internet applications, word processors, spreadsheet applications, QuickBooks, on-line payroll systems, and desktop publishing software. • Knowledge of federal, state, and local laws as reflected in library policy preferred. • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing. • Ability to handle multiple tasks and efficiently organize work.
The ideal candidate will have a welcoming attitude, a playful spirit, and a desire to go above and beyond to serve our diverse community.
About Palatine Public Library District
Palatine Public Library District is committed to improving and enriching the lives of everyone in our community through a broad collection of materials, events, services, resources, and technology. We provide a place where people can gather, collaborate, and exchange ideas in a safe and welcoming environment. The District, located in the northwest suburbs of Chicago, consists of a Main Library and two Branches serving approximately 90,000 residents predominantly within the communities of Palatine and Hoffman Estates, Illinois.