NISRA seeking Senior Manager of Finance and Administration

NISRA seeking Senior Manager of Finance and Administration

Senior Manager of Finance & Administration  

JOB SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the Executive Director, the Manager of Finance & Administration is responsible for the overall management and completion of: the Association’s and the NISRA Foundation’s accounting and financial reporting systems; Monthly check warrants; Purchasing card program; Bi-weekly payroll; Employee benefits; and provides supervision of the Office Services Coordinator, Administrative Assistant, Administrative Assistant II and Human Resources Coordinator. Additional duties include posting of Board Meeting agendas; compilation of Board Meeting packets, and Board meeting attendance; Perform other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: Qualified candidates must possess a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Business Administration or related field from an accredited college or university, with at least three (3) years of financial management experience including two (2) years supervisory experience. Experience and knowledge of special recreation associations, park districts, local government, community organizations, and other social agencies strongly preferred. Required to have proficient knowledge and ability to use ADP payroll system, QuickBooks Premier Plus Nonprofit Edition 2021, Microsoft Office 2016, and electronic filing of tax payments including W-2’s. Professional Certification—or willingness to obtain it—is desired. Must have a valid Driver’s License and able to provide own transportation.

SCHEDULE & PAY: This is a full-time, exempt position. Forty hours per week plus limited evenings and weekends as required. Target hiring range is $54,000 – $58,500, DOQ (dependent on qualifications). This is an at-will position.

BENEFITS OFFERED: In exchange for your time and talent, we offer a generous benefit package: Medical & Prescription Coverage, Dental & Vision Coverage, Short & Long-Term Disability, Paid Holidays & Vacation Time, Life Insurance (basic & voluntary), 457 Defined Contribution Plan, Pension Defined Contribution Plan (IMRF), Flexible Spending Accounts, Facility Discounts & Usage Benefits.

APPLY TODAY!  (Open until filled)

Please send a Cover Letter and Resume to:


Mail:    NISRA

Attn: Jim Wiseman, Executive Director

285 Memorial Drive

Crystal Lake IL  60014

The Northern Illinois Special Recreation Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer.