Deputy Director of Auditing and Accounting

New York
Oct 23, 2013
Nov 22, 2013
Ms. Elizabeth Bauer
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 Deputy Director of its Auditing and Accounting Unit. The Unit’s core function is to perform detailed, timely audits of campaigns’ financial disclosure statements and supporting documentation. This position reports to the Director of Auditing and Accounting. We offer a dynamic work environment, training, and excellent benefits.

•Manage the unit’s workflow. This includes assigning caseloads to audit staff, ensuring deadlines are met, and re-assigning work as needed to ensure balance and timeliness.
•Train, supervise, direct, and evaluate senior auditors on audit assignments and ensure quality of work. Ensure that all audit staff receives appropriate training and supervision from senior auditors.
•Review work performed by staff; approve work papers, audit findings, and audit reports.
•Edit draft and final audit reports and other correspondence.
•Communicate with Management and other CFB units on various audit and compliance issues and assist other units in investigations and enforcement actions.
•Make oral and written presentations to CFB staff members and the Board.
•Assist the Director in the overall management of the unit and perform Director’s duties in Director’s absence.

Essential Skills:
•Audit management and supervisory experience.
•A demonstrated ability to meet tight deadlines, coordinate multiple projects and manage shifting priorities.
•Strong analytical, problem solving, communication (both oral and written), and organizational skills.
•A strong work ethic.
•Meticulous attention to detail.

•A master’s degree or pursuing a graduate degree from an accredited university and at least six 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. At least three years of experience must have been in a supervisory capacity.

While we appreciate every applicant’s interest, only those under consideration will be contacted.

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

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