GovHR USA provides comprehensive executive recruitment, interim staffing, human resources and management consulting services for public sector and not-for-profit clients. Comprised of Voorhees Associates and GovTemps USA, GovHR has a seasoned team of executive recruiters, human resource consultants, management consultants, staffing specialists and professional development experts. Owners Heidi Voorhees and Joellen Earl each have more than 25 years of experience in leadership positions in the public sector and in consulting with public sector clients. Since our inception in 2009, GovHR USA has served over 350 clients in 23 states. Established in 2011, GovTemps USA has served over 84 clients with 150 positions in 8 states. We look forward to serving your organization’s needs.

$155,000 yearly
GovHR USA 510 Green Bay Rd, Winnetka, IL, USA
Nov 07, 2019
Full time
Winnetka, IL (12,187), Beautiful north suburban community known for its tree lined neighborhoods, excellent schools and high level of municipal services is seeking an experienced local government professional to serve as its next Assistant Village Manager.  A home rule community with a Aaa bond rating, Winnetka is located in Cook County, Illinois, approximately 16 miles north of Chicago on the shore of Lake Michigan.  Winnetka is a full-service municipality with water, sanitary sewer, storm sewer, refuse, and electric utilities.  The Village has an annual budget of $71.7 million and 153 full-time employees.  The Assistant Village Manager is a department head position and is appointed by and reports to the Village Manager.   The Assistant Village Manager supervises the Economic Development Coordinator, the Benefits Coordinator, the Human Resources Generalist, the Communications Manager and the Executive Assistant. The position also provides direct support to the Village Attorney. The position oversees the Village’s Human Resources function including regulatory compliance, recruitment and selection, disciplinary actions, compensation and benefits, succession planning and employee wellness. The Assistant Village Manager also leads the Village’s collective bargaining negotiations including strategy development and contract implementation. The Assistant Village Manager identifies and performs process improvements related to Village services and designs, implements and manages updates to the Village’s strategic plan.  Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in public or business administration or closely related field and a master’s degree in public or business administration or closely related field along with 5-7 years of progressively responsible municipal work experience including at least two years of supervisory experience.  A Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) or comparable certification is desirable. The Village of Winnetka offers a competitive benefits’ package and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Salary: $155,000 +/- DOQ. Candidates should apply online at at once but no later than December 9, 2019 with resume, cover letter and contact information for 5 references to the attention of Heidi Voorhees, GovHR USA, 630 Dundee Road #130 Northbrook, IL 60062 Tel: 847-380-3240.  Click HERE to Apply!