Senior Auditor

Company: Arkansas Department of Human Services

Updated: 4/21/2014

Description:

The Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) is the state's largest agency with 8,200 employees working in 181 county offices serving more than one million people. Employees work in 10 major divisions and five support offices to provide services to Arkansas citizens. DHS is currently seeking to fill the position of Senior Auditor in Little Rock, AR. The Senior Auditor is responsible for examining and analyzing accounting records, conducting compliance and/or financial audits, assisting in training other auditors, and implementing quality assurance programs to verify the accuracy and overall efficiency of internal fiscal and administrative controls. This position: Conducts programmatic, operational/performance compliance, and financial-related audits of state agencies/institutions, boards, and commissions. Provides technical assistance to state agencies/institutions, boards, and commissions and various business entities by interpreting state and federal fiscal policies and directives with application to state fiscal examination procedures. Reviews financial information to ensure compliance with established criteria, policy, and regulations. Compiles data and audit information for preparation of reports and schedules and records findings and analysis of information for future projections. Reviews and analyzes efficiency of audit procedures and recordkeeping techniques to determine compliance with state and federal laws and state audit fiscal policies and procedures. Explains adjustments and laws via telephone, correspondence, and/or in-person visits, including attendance at administrative hearings. Assists in training other auditors by acting as a group lead on large, complex audits and explaining auditing standards, policies, and procedures. Performs other duties as assigned. Frequent overnight in-state travel may be required. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS The formal education equivalent of a bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or related field; plus three years of experience in accounting, auditing, or a related area, including one year in an organizational auditing capacity. Position number: 22097316 Closing date: April 20, 2014 APPLY ONLINE AT HTTP://WWW.ARSTATEJOBS.COM Like us on http://www.facebook.com/ardhsjobs and follow us on http://www.twitter.com/ARdhsjobs for more great DHS career opportunities!