Are you looking for a challenging role within an organization that provides flexible hours, rewarding compensation and an excellent benefit package? If so, Lake County Government is the place for you.
Comprised of nearly 3,000 employees, it is our goal to positively serve the residents of Lake County while working with a purpose. We believe our employees should take pride in the work they accomplish while truly respecting a collaborative work environment. Do you have a background in accounts payables/receivables and administrative support? If so, this position could very well be for you:
Position: Accounting Specialist/Receptionist
Location: Libertyville, Illinois
Salary: $19.26 - $22.20
Hours: 8:00am 4:30pm, Monday - Friday
Becoming an Accounting Specialist/Receptionist at the Lake County Division of Transportation will allow you to be involved with county residents, administrators, elected officials, engineers and other individuals ranging from consultants to regional transportation agencies. Your day will consist of processing accounts payables and receivables, reviewing cash deposits, answering correspondence and telephone inquiries, and first point of contact with public and professional visitors to the department.
You will have endless opportunities to impact and make a difference within Lake County. Being able to build working relationships with employees, 30 countywide departments and the public, is sure to keep you interested and continuously learning.
To be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will have good knowledge of basic accounting practices, be capable of learning our accounting and phone systems with minimal supervision, be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook, be extremely organized, have great time management skills and excellent customer service skills. This position requires two years of experience and a high school diploma or GED.
Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit our Prospective Employee page to get additional information on why you should work for Lake County!
To learn more about the department, you will be working for, visit DOT. To learn more about other services Lake County provides and to see some of our employees in action visit our website to view videos.
If you need assistance writing your resume we have some tools to help you at our Human Resources website.
Lake County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Lake County IL