Under the direction and supervision of the Executive Director, the Superintendent of Business Services is responsible for providing financial and administrative guidance and support to part and full-time staff and Board to ensure achievement of the strategic initiatives while maintaining financial sustainability and positive culture for employees.
The Superintendent of Business Services is responsible for the overall financial and business operations of the Park District. The Superintendent of Business Services will prepare monthly reports and attend Board meetings and other meetings as needed as well as manage multiple projects such as employee market analysis, capital planning, tax levy preparation, debt and finalizing a financial sustainability plan. The Superintendent of Business Services will work closely with the Executive Director in providing guidance to the Human Resources, Guest Service and Information Technology departments and other administrative functions as needed. The ideal candidate must have excellent communication skills and the ability to problem solve and present current and future financial status professionally and concisely.
Qualified candidate must be a graduate of an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, and a minimum of five (5) years full-time related experience and a minimum of three (3) years administrative experience. Preferred candidate has CPA designation and at least five years related experience in the management of fiscal operations in field of parks and recreation, municipal government, school districts, or any equivalent combination of education, experience and/or training.
The hiring range is $75,000 to $85,000. Starting salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications of the successful candidate. Position includes an excellent benefit package.
This is a full-time, salaried position that requires some nights. Must be able to attend day/night board meetings, leadership meetings, trainings and conferences.
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