Business Analyst - (Workforce Development Department)

  • Lake County, IL
  • Waukegan, Illinois
  • May 25, 2019
Full Time Accounting and Finance Administration and Management Community and Economic Development Planning and Development

Job Description

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 program evaluation and grants compliance monitoring? If so, this position could very well be for you:

Position: Workforce Development Business Analyst

Location: Waukegan, IL

Salary: $57,834

Job Summary: Responsible for conducting evaluations and audits across Workforce Development grants, grant-funded programs and service delivery contracts to assess cost-effective strategies and development continuous improvement measures.

Becoming the Workforce Development Business Analyst would allow you to be involved in local government, ranging from grant management to program evaluations against policy and statutory direction, to fostering relationships across partners and stakeholders.

Your day will consist of taking an active role in working with employment and training programs and grants throughout Lake County with key stakeholders, training and service providers, and business customers. You will have endless opportunities to impact and making 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.

In order to be successful in this role you should have a bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Accounting or related field or related experience. Individuals should have a working knowledge of economic, community, and workforce development; the ability to read and interpret state and federal Workforce Innovative and Opportunity (WIOA) statutes and guidelines; possess the ability to effectively problem solve and have the ability to work both independently and in a team environment.

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 Workforce Development. 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.

Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. Lake County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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