Legislative Staff Auditor, Legislative Senior Staff Auditor, Legislative Audit Manager

Position Description Benefits Supplemental Questions
This is a recruitment for a full-time professional position in the Anne Arundel County Auditor's Office. The County Auditor's Office is in the legislative branch of County government and serves as the "watchdog" over the executive branch. Work includes budget analysis, legislative analysis, public policy analysis, and financial statement opinion and performance audits conducted in accordance with Government Auditing Standards, The Legislative Staff Auditor, Legislative Senior Staff Auditor, and Legislative Audit Manager classes are in the Proficiency Advancement Program and include the Entry (I), Intermediate (II), and full performance level (III) of professional auditing work. The Legislative Staff Auditor is an entry level position. Employees at this level receive close supervision in performing assigned tasks. The Legislative Senior Staff Auditor works more independently and with less supervision. The Legislative Audit Manager is the full performance proficiency level of this class in which the employee is expected to perform independently and with minimal supervision. Positions will be filled from this posting at the Legislative Staff Auditor, Legislative Senior Staff Auditor or Legislative Audit Manager level depending on the credentials and level of experience of the successful candidates. The duties of this position include varied professional governmental auditing and program analysis work.
Examples of Duties and Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:Legislative Staff Auditor: Work involves responsibility for performing financial and performance audits, program analyses, and legislative analyses; participating in the presentation of findings and recommendations to the County legislative and executive staff; and analyzing budget proposals and the operational and financial results of County programs. Work is expected to be performed to professional and technical standards. Work results are evaluated through observation, conferences, and review of work papers, findings, recommendations, and reports. Legislative Senior Staff Auditor: Work involves responsibility for performing financial and performance audits, program analyses, and legislative analyses; participating in the presentation of findings and recommendations to the County legislative and executive staff; and analyzing budget proposals and the operational and financial results of County programs. Work is expected to be performed to professional and technical standards. Work results are evaluated through observation, conferences, and review of work papers, findings, recommendations, and reports. Work may involve serving as the lead auditor and providing field supervision to Legislative Staff Auditors. Legislative Audit Manager: Work involves responsibility for planning and performing moderately complex auditing, program, and legislative analyses in the County Auditor's Office. Work involves planning, conducting, and supervising audits, internal control evaluations, and public program analysis, including budget; and analyzing and evaluating effectiveness and costs of County operations. Work extends to attending and representing the County Auditor at meetings with the County Council and principal County officials. Work is expected to be performed to high professional and technical standards. Work results are evaluated through observation, conferences, and review of work papers, findings, recommendations, and reports. Supervision is exercised over a staff of professional auditors engaged in conducting auditing assignments. The position is distinguished from the Legislative Senior Staff Auditor position in that the Legislative Audit Manager is expected to supervise less experienced auditors, to plan and conduct audits, and to analyze more difficult budgets. Additionally, the Legislative Audit Manager may represent the County Auditor at committee hearings and sessions, such as the Planning Advisory Board or Pension Board of Trustees meetings. For full position descriptions, including duties; required knowledge, skills, and abilities; and hiring preferences for the Legislative Staff Auditor, Legislative Senior Staff Auditor or the Legislative Auditor Manager please follow the below link: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/annearundel/default.cfm?SearchLetter=L&action=agencyspecs
Minimum Qualifications:Legislative Staff Auditor: $22.86 - $34.31 $47,543 - $71,361 Graduation from an accredited four (4) year college or university with major course work in accounting or finance. Legislative Senior Staff Auditor: $28.55 - $45.74 $59,374 - $95,148 Graduation from an accredited four (4) year college or university with major course work in accounting or finance; and three (3) years of experience in accounting or auditing. Legislative Audit Manager: $41.01 - $60.04 $85,307 - $124,881 Graduation from an accredited four (4) year college or university with major work in accounting or finance; and five (5) years of experience in accounting or auditing.
Supplemental Qualifications:Preference will be given to candidates with the following: 1) Experience in financial statement and performance audits in accordance with GAAS (Generally Accepted Auditing Standards) and/or GAGAS (Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards). 2) CPA certification or a CPA candidate. 3) Certified Fraud Examiner certification.

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