Village Administrator

Village of Cambridge, IL

Job Details

  • Job Function: Chief Administrator (City/County Manager)
  • Credential: No preference
  • Salary: $65,000 - $75,000. Hiring range DOQ/E
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 2,160
  • Website:
  • Where: 124 W. Exchange St., Cambridge, IL 61238
  • Form of Government: Mayor-Council


Village Administrator - Cambridge, Illinois. Population 2,160. Hiring range $65,000 to $75,000 DOQ/E, plus standard fringe benefit package; Staff of 7 full-time positions; Annual budget of $2.93 million; Cambridge is the county seat of Henry County and is located in northwest Illinois approx. 25 miles from the Quad Cities. The current Administrator is retiring after nearly 10 years in that position. The position reports to a seven-member Village Board which is seeking candidates who possess a bachelor's degree in public / business administration or related field (a master's degree would be desirable) and a minimum of three years of municipal experience preferably as an administrator. The ideal candidate will have experience in budgeting & financial mgt., communications, planning and economic development. A complete Position Profile is available on the Village website ( Please send a cover letter, resume & references to: Village President Margie Martin, 124 W. Exchange St., Cambridge, IL 61238. The position will remain open until filled, but review of applications will begin on March 30, 2018.

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