Job Title: Director of Finance & Administration
Job Status: Full time exempt 
Salary Range: $65k – $70k
Reports to: 

TimeLine Theatre Company (Chicago, IL) is an award-winning, not-for-profit theatre company based in Chicago, dedicated to presenting stories that explore today’s social and political issues through the lens of the past. With over 60 awards for artistic excellence and business management, TimeLine is preparing for its next chapter with the establishment of a new home in Chicago’s Uptown neighborhood. We are committed to creating a welcoming, inclusive, and diverse work environment where everyone can thrive.

We are seeking a highly skilled Director of Finance & Administration to join our senior staff and work closely with the Executive Director in managing, guiding, and shaping the execution of the day-to-day management of the organization. In this high-level leadership position, you will be responsible for managing and communicating the financial health of the organization, developing short-term and long-range strategic planning initiatives, and overseeing long-range budget planning and development. Administrative responsibilities include HR, IT, and facilities oversight. This is a full-time exempt position with a salary range of $65k – $70k.

As a team member at TimeLine Theatre Company, you’ll enjoy:

  • Competitive benefits package including health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • Optional 403(b) retirement
  • Generous paid leave policies (vacation, personal, sick, maternity/paternity/adoption, and holiday); and professional development support
  • Collaborate with a talented and dedicated team in a supportive and inclusive work environment
  • Flexible work schedule to accommodate occasional evenings and weekends as needed


Chicago, IL, USA. While most TimeLine staff are currently working in a remote/hybrid capacity, this position will eventually be based in our new home in Chicago’s Uptown neighborhood.

Employment Policy

TimeLine is committed to monitoring public health recommendations, as well as the best practices for wellness and safety of all of those we serve. If you have any questions regarding COVID safety plans or compliance, please do not hesitate to reach out. For more information on our public COVID safety protocols, you can visit

It is an essential practice of TimeLine Theatre Company to recruit, hire, train and promote individuals, based upon personal capabilities and qualifications and without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, religion, national origin or ancestry, marital status, citizenship, disability, military status, creed, or any other trait or characteristic protected by law. TimeLine Theatre Company is dedicated to the goal of building a diverse staff and an inclusive work environment. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to policies and procedures relating to all terms and conditions of employment at TimeLine Theatre.

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