Treasurer State of Illinois
Employer / Organization
Nov 08, 2022
Nov 22, 2021 - Jun 27, 2022
The Illinois Treasurer is the chief financial officer for the government of Illinois. The main duties of the treasurer's office are to invest state funds and disburse them when directed. The state office actively manages approximately $25 billion in funds, and the treasurer's office can also assist citizens in finding unclaimed funds that are owed to citizens.
Application GuidelinesTo run for this position you must contact the County Clerk's Elections Division in which you reside, or the Illinois State Board of Elections. Be aware that the filing window is typically only one week long, however the period for circulating petitions for signatures and preparing your paperwork is much longer (typically 90 days). If you are considering running, contact the County Clerk as soon as possible to verify that you are eligible to run for this position, and to clarify the requirements for running (petition signatures, filing fees, etc.) The County Clerks and the State Board of Elections are the administrators for the elections and their purpose is to help voters and candidates, so contact them as soon as possible. Additionally, please use the weblink to the Candidate Guide provided by the State of Illinois on this page.
Submit application to:
Illinois State Board of Elections, 2329 S MacArthur Blvd, Springfield, IL, 62704, US