Finance & Human Resource Director
The Village of Mahomet (pop. 8,400), is seeking a highly motivated public finance and human resource leader to serve as its next Finance and Human Resource Director. The position will be responsible for activities related to financial matters including professional accounting, payroll, debt management and administration, budgeting, forecasting, auditing, financial planning, risk management and human resource functions.
The Village is seeking a self-motivated, results-oriented finance professional with a minimum of 5 years of progressively responsible experience in financial services, investment, budget development, or closely related field is required. Experience in fund accounting, a thorough knowledge of the laws and policies governing municipalities, human resources, and working with LOCIS financial software is highly desired. The successful candidate will be able to effectively communicate and work collaboratively in a dynamic fast paced environment with fellow employees, elected officials, and the public-at-large. A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, Public Administration or closely related field is required. A Master’s Degree or higher-level certification such as a CPA, MBA, or CPFO is a plus.
The Finance and HR Director is a member of the senior leadership team and has one accounting assistant. This is an appointment by the Village President and reports to the Village Administrator.
Mahomet is a charming village with an ideal location between Bloomington-Normal, Champaign-Urbana and Decatur. Mahomet is one of the fastest growing community is Central Illinois. Mahomet is a non-home rule Village operating under a President/Trustee form of government. The Village has 35 full time employees, along with seasonal and part-time positions. The Village delivers a full range of municipal services with an FY 2017-2018 budget of $15.5M.
The salary range for this position is $60,320-$69,992, based on qualifications and experience, plus and excellent benefit package.