Senior Auditor

Location
New York
Posted
Oct 23, 2013
Closes
Nov 22, 2013
Contact
Ms. Elizabeth Bauer
Duration
Full Time
The NYC Campaign Finance Board (CFB), a nonpartisan, independent city agency that enhances the role of New York City residents in elections, seeks an experienced audit manager to serve as a Senior Auditor in its Auditing and Accounting Unit. The Unit’s core function is to perform detailed, timely audits of campaigns’ financial disclosure statements and supporting documentation in accordance with Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS). We offer a dynamic work environment, training, and excellent benefits.

Responsibilities:
•Supervise, train, and evaluate auditors in performing audit work.
•Perform complex financial, compliance and investigative audits of political campaigns.
•Coordinate team assignments for auditors.
•Review the work performed by auditors; approve work papers, audit findings and audit reports.
•Communicate with management and other CFB units on various audit and compliance issues.
•Assist other CFB units in compliance, investigation and enforcement actions.

Essential Skills:
•The ideal candidate will be a team player capable of managing a team and meeting tight deadlines.
•Strong analytical, problem solving, communication (both verbal and written), and organizational skills.
•A strong work ethic and meticulous attention to detail.
•Background or interest in politics and government.

Qualifications:
•A master’s degree or pursuing a graduate degree from an accredited college and at least three years of experience in one or a combination of the following: financial administration, accounting, compliance or investigative auditing, fraud reviews, forensic accounting, budget administration, economics, finance, fiscal or economic research, fiscal management, personnel or public administration, program evaluation; or a related area; OR a satisfactory combination of education and experience in the areas described above.
•New York City residency must be obtained within 90 days of starting the position.
•Previous experience in performing audits in accordance with Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards.
•Previous supervisory experience strongly preferred.


While we appreciate every applicant’s interest, only those under consideration will be contacted. Salary will be based on salary history and experience.

TO APPLY FOR CONSIDERATION, Please email, fax or mail your resume and cover letter including salary requirements and a brief writing sample to:

Ms. Elizabeth A. Bauer
NYC Campaign Finance Board
40 Rector Street, 7th Floor
New York, New York 10006
Fax #212-306-7143
resume@nyccfb.info
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