Kankakee County State's Attorneys Office


James Rowe

Title: Chief of Administration


We are seeking a results-driven and ethical Chief of Administration with strong leadership skills to manage and improve the efficiency of the Office’s operations. Duties for the Chief of Administration will include managing the day-to-day operations of the Office, overseeing clerical staff and monitoring their performance, guiding operating methods, monitoring budgets, improving information flow, overseeing human resources, coordinating administrative activities and risk management functions. Work with a management team to improve operating procedures and policies. This position reports directly to the State’s Attorney and First Assistant State’s Attorney. THE KANKAKEE COUNTY STATE’S ATTORNEY’S OFFICE AND THE COUNTY OF KANKAKEE ARE EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYERS


Applicant must have at least 5 years of proven management and/or supervisory experience overseeing a staff of 10+ individuals within a professional setting. The successful candidate must possess strong leadership skills, analytical and strategic thinking abilities, a proven talent for finance and budgets, ability to multi-task, and superior interpersonal skills. Exceptional communication and writing skills are essential. Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and ability to master new computer programs/technology. Ideal candidate will be able to perform in a stressful, fast-paced environment under strict deadlines. Familiarity with legal terminology and the court system is a plus. Must be willing to meet county residency requirement within 6 months. Salary is $48,000.00 - $58,000.00, commensurate with experience and abilities. County Benefits include: major medical health insurance, life-insurance, deferred compensation, retirement benefits, paid holiday and vacations. SEND COVER LETTER, RESUME AND 5 PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES TO: Joseph Kosman, First Assistant State’s Attorney Kankakee County State’s Attorney’s Office 450 E Court Street 3rd Floor Kankakee, Il. 60901 Fax: (815) 936-5801

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