The primary purpose of this position is to provide accounting and financial reporting support to SURS management and state agencies to meet specific financial reporting needs. This position reports to the Chief Financial Officer.
The Accountant position plays a key role in ensuring that Generally Accepted Accounting Principles are followed.
The legislative liaison develops and implements strategies to best represent SURS interests to the Illinois General Assembly. Additionally, the legislative liaison monitors, reviews, and analyzes proposed legislation and reports to the Director of Legislative and Stakeholder Relations, Executive Director, and/or SURS Board of Trustees on initiatives with the potential to impact SURS.
Under the direction of the SURS executive director, the chief diversity officer (CDO) will: