(65 ILCS 5/6-4-13)
(from Ch. 24, par. 6-4-13)
Budget and finance director.
The mayor in cities of 50,000 or more population shall appoint a budget
and finance director whose functions shall include the preparation, under
the direction of the mayor, of the annual municipal budget, the general
duties of budget director as provided by ordinance, and any
other financial duties allocated to the budget and finance director by order of
the mayor or by city
council ordinance. The budget and finance director shall serve
at the pleasure of the mayor. The
qualifications of a budget and finance director shall be outlined in an
ordinance by the city council and must include a broad background in
accounting (preferably municipal accounting), the ability to
establish systems and procedures, and administrative ability.
(Source: P.A. 87-1119.)