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LKQ Corporation

Government Affairs Finance Coordinator, PAC and Compliance Admin

LKQ Corporation - Chicago, IL

LKQ Corporation is the largest nationwide provider of aftermarket collision replacement products, recycled OEM products and refurbished OEM collision replacement products such as wheels, bumper covers and lights. Additionally, we are a leading distributor of paint and body shop supplies.

We serve tens of thousands of collision-repair businesses, mechanical service shops and vehicle dealerships throughout the United States and Canada. We realize that our people are our most valuable asset. They are what sets us apart from our competition. We are in a business that requires a high level of personal customer service and our customers’ perception of the entire company is created by their interaction with our sales and service employees. 

We are currently looking for a Government Affairs Finance Coordinator, PAC and Compliance Admin to join our established and growing company in Chicago, IL.

Job Summary: Responsible for assisting in meeting the Department’s budget goals and its future budget projection. Also responsible for managing every aspect of LKQ’s PAC.

Essential Job Duties:            

Assist the Director in forecasting upcoming year’s budget

Responsible for all financial statements and reports (weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annually)

Review corporate financial reports to make adjustments/accruals as needed

Provide Director with a report of projected expenses for the month

Provide tax reporting information to the tax director (annually)

Monitor and manage departments expenditures

Responsible for processing check requests and expense logging (daily)

Identify percentages of expenses and travel that are for the purposes of lobbying and/or tax deductible

Manage and promote LKQ’s PAC (may require travel)

Responsible for PAC and corporate contributions filings and compliance (state and federal)

Track corporate and PAC political contributions (state and federal) to ensure conformity within legal limits

Responsible for state and federal PAC filing reports (monthly, quarterly, and/or annually)

Reconciliation of PAC bank accounts

Identify eligible employees or individuals for participation

Responsible for confidential and time sensitive material

Maintain state compliance for contract and in-house lobbyists

Responsible for lobbying allocation percentage (for all employees, contract lobbyists and consultants)

Track and file lobbying disclosure reports

Monitors major newspapers, publications, websites of the industry and gathers content, including social media for internal and external audiences.  Provides staff daily clips/news coverage.

Responsible for updating LKQ Government Affairs intranet site with important updates and legislative related issues

Responsible for maintaining association memberships and future conferences for staff participation

Responsible for Association dues lobbying percentage allocations

Other administrative tasks as assigned

Job Requirements
Basic Qualifications (Minimum Required Experience, Education,
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities, Essential Physical Demands): To
perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each
essential duty satisfactorily. Must possess excellent computer skills. The
requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or
ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals
with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Excellent verbal and
written communication skills, and strong work ethics. Must have strong
interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively in a team
setting.  Must possess the ability to
work in fast-paced environment with the flexibility of shifting priorities
where they approach their work in a highly organized manner.
Education & Experience: College degree preferred with 3 years of
experience in the field. 
Machines, Equipment and Software:
Computer, multi-user telephone system, copier, fax machine, advanced internet
skills and very knowledgeable with the use of Microsoft Office programs.

Essential Physical
Demands/Work Environment: Working hours will be
adjusted at the discretion of the Director to accommodate workload. Must have
the ability to work under conditions of frequent interruptions and must also
work under pressure comfortably.

We offer:

Competitive Pay

401k Plan with generous employer match

Insurance Plans for (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and

Paid Holiday leave (6) days after first 90 day period,
and a Paid Time Off Program after 6 months

Experienced and qualified managers on site

About the Community:

We are environmentally responsible.

*LKQ is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment is
contingent upon successful completion of: a criminal background investigation
and pre-employment drug screening. We are a Drug-Free work environment. No
contact from recruiters or agencies - without a previously signed contract.

6 days

LKQ Corporation


Government Affairs Finance Coordinator, PAC and Compliance Admin LKQ Corporation - Chicago, IL, United States


Location: Chicago, IL

Company Profile:
LKQ Corporation is the largest nationwide provider of alternative collision replacement parts and a leading provider of recycled engines and transmission and remanufactured engines, all in connection with the repair of automobiles and other vehicles. LKQ also has operations in the United Kingdom, the Benelux, France, Canada, Mexico and Central America. LKQ operates more than 500 facilities, offering its customers a broad range of replacement systems, components and parts to repair automobiles and light, medium and heavy-duty trucks.