The Kalkaska County Board of Commissioners is seeking an experienced individual to be its next AdministratorC.F.O.




The Kalkaska County Board of Commissioners is seeking an experienced leader to work with as a supporter and a trusted advisor.  The next County Administrator/C.F.O. will work closely with the Board to implement its priorities and policies. The individual will have a working knowledge of Michigan County Government. The Board understands that it should set policy while the Administrator should run the day-to-day operations. The ideal candidate must have demonstrated experience working successfully with a Board to establish a vision, identify goals, and collaboratively chart a course for the future.

Kalkaska County operates on an $8.6 million general fund budget and has approximately 90 employees.



This position requires a Bachelor’s degree but prefers a master’s degree (or equivalent) from an accredited four-year college or university, with major coursework in public administration, business administration, or related fields. Desired qualifications include at least three years of direct county government or 5 years of equivalent Board experience in a similarly sized organization. Working knowledge of Michigan laws related to county government and accounting.  Excellent communicator of high integrity who believes in transparency

Salary Range: $90,000 to $110,000 plus benefits

For more detailed information, please visit

https://www.kalkaskacounty.net  or contact consultant Chet Janik at 231-633-7680