COUNTY OF ERIE
OFFICE OF ERIE COUNTY COMPTROLLER STEFAN I. MYCHAJLIW
NOTICE OF VACANCY
DEPARTMENT: Erie County Comptroller's Office
LOCATION: 95 Franklin Street, 11th Floor, Buffalo, New York 14202
TITLE OF POSITION: Staff Auditor* (Temporary/Provisional appointment)
JOB GROUP: 11
SALARY SCALE: ($43,564 - $57,165) - Starting salary for applicants new to Erie County employment is $43,564 (Non-Negotiable).
*Please note an appointment made will be temporary due to an encumbrance on the position followed by provisional status pending a civil service competitive examination for permanent appointment.
Typical Work Activities:
Performs audit assignments according to established timelines and available resources; Prepares work papers and schedules, documenting audit results; Collects, analyzes, interprets, summarizes and renders conclusions in audit segments assigned; Drafts, reviews, and evaluates work papers and audit reports in process for completeness, accuracy and sufficiency of data supporting audit conclusions; Reviews complex financial transactions and reports for compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and applicable laws and regulations; Prepares financial statements reflecting financial condition of auditee; Participates in formal training courses/sessions to increase professional knowledge and skills; Uses independent judgment to more efficiently and effectively accomplish audit objectives; Pursues material discrepancies disclosed in audit findings. Reports directly to the Deputy Comptroller for Audit and Control.
A. Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or related field including or supplemented by 24 semester credit hours in Accounting and four (4) years of accounting and/or auditing experience, at least two (2) years of which were specifically in auditing; or:
B. Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor's degree including or supplemented by 24 semester credit hours in Accounting and five (5) years of accounting and/or auditing experience, at least two (2) years of which were specifically in auditing; or:
C. An equivalent combination of training and experience as defined by the limits of (A) and (B).
NOTE 1: Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered four (4) year college or university with a Master’s Degree in Business or Public Administration, Accounting, Finance, Economics, or other closely related field may be substituted for one (1) year of the required general accounting* or auditing** experience, but may not be substituted for the required two years of auditing experience. *ACCOUNTING: Recording, classifying, verifying, reporting and analysis of financial data. **AUDITING: Confirming and documenting the veracity of data.
NOTE 2: Verifiable part-time and/or volunteer experience will be pro-rated toward meeting full-time experience requirements.
Please reply in writing - by May 15, 2015 - to Erie County Comptroller's Office ATTN:Bryan Fiume Associate Deputy Comptroller / Chief of Staff95 Franklin Street, 11th Floor Buffalo NY 14202 For a PDF of the Job Description, please click here.