Chief Fiscal Officer - IHLS

The Illinois Heartland Library System (IHLS) needs a strategic, progressive thinker to be responsible for all financial functions including AP, AR, Payroll, fixed asset management, investments, and insurance . The CFO and 2 other financial staff work together to complete the daily accounting functions.   

Working within a grant accounting environment, this position reports to the Executive Director and leads the preparation and analysis of financial reports, the development of budgets, and makes recommendations on financial  policies and procedures.

As part of the IHLS team, the successful applicant must have a BA in accounting or finances, at least 5 years experience managing financial data and preparing financial reports. CPA AND experience working in a governmental or grant environment & using financial software is a plus.  Must be proficient in financial software as well as  Microsoft Word and Excel. The salary is negotiable.

If you meet these qualifications and want to work in an environment that values people, equity, collaboration, diversity, and excellence, submit a cover letter and resume by August 17, 2012 to:

                                                Illinois Heartland Library System 
                                                6725 Goshen Road
                                                Edwardsville, IL 62025
                                                Attention:  Juliette Douglas
                                                Regarding:  CFO
                                                Or e-mail: