• Full Time
  • Westmont, IL
  • February 6, 2023

Village of Westmont

The Progressive Village

Position Summary:

Westmont is a community of 24,429 residents in the southeastern portion of
DuPage County. We are centrally located in the Chicago Metro area with easy
access to major highways and Metra, making commuting a breeze. We are home
to both Fortune 500 companies and small to midsize local businesses, including
over 100 restaurants; so, we have a little something for everyone.

The Village of Westmont is seeking the right candidate to fill a highly responsible
professional position that performs the day-to-day financial accounting activities
and functions of the Village. Work involves calculating, verifying, posting, and
balancing a variety of financial transactions for various aspects of the Village’s
accounting system.

This position is also responsible for all aspects of payroll, grant
accounting/reporting, fixed asset management, and coordination and preparation
for annual audits.

Qualifications:

Requires graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a
degree in Accounting or an equivalent degree with an emphasis on finance or
accounting, or the equivalent knowledge, skills, and mental development
equivalent to the completion of the degree, as well as an equivalent combination
of education and experience.

Applicants should have considerable experience (5+ years) in accounting work
including experience with computerized accounting systems; a CPA or CPFO is
desired, but not required. Previous experience in municipal accounting is
preferred.

Starting Annual Salary:

This is a full time, exempt (salaried) position with a starting wage of $73,798.40 –
$83,847.71/yr (DOQ).

Miscellaneous Information:

This is a full-time, exempt position with an excellent benefit package. The Village
values its employees; and while we have high expectations of staff, we appreciate
that people have lives outside of work, which is why we offer a comprehensive
benefits package, including vacation (available from date of hire), 10 paid holidays,
floating holidays, sick leave, medical/dental/vision/life insurance, supplemental
benefits, pension and more!

First review of applications will be on February 06, 2023

EOE M/F/D/V

To apply for this job please visit westmont.illinois.gov.