VILLAGE OF LA GRANGE
The Village of La Grange seeks a full-time Executive Assistant for a key position in the Administration Department. The Executive Assistant is a highly-skilled and advanced secretarial position reporting to the Village Manager. The position requires highly responsible and confidential support for the completion of routine and complex clerical, secretarial and administrative responsibilities for the Village Manager, Assistant Village Manager, Village President, and other Village departments as needed.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word and Excel is required. Candidates must possess a high level of integrity and professionalism; demonstrate the ability to exercise discretion in working with highly confidential information; and have the ability to work independently, exercising good judgment and initiative.
Excellent organization, time management and communication skills are required given the demands of the position. Candidates will be able to work well in a team environment; have exceptional customer service skills; and consistently engage others with compassion and respect.
Candidates must possess and maintain a valid Illinois Driver’s License. Offer of employment conditioned on successful completion of a physical examination, background investigation and drug and alcohol screening. The current salary range is $46,451 - $65,476 offer DOQ. The Village offers a full complement of benefits including health and life insurance, paid holidays, vacation / sick leave and pension.
A letter of interest, current resume and a completed employment application must be submitted for consideration. The Employment Application is available online . Application materials must be received no later than October 9, 2015 to:
Village Manager’s Office
Village of La Grange
53 S. La Grange Road
La Grange, IL 60525
Applicants with disabilities who need accommodations to complete any portion(s) of the employment process should contact the Village Manager’s office at (708) 579-2315. The Village of La Grange is an equal opportunity employer.