APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY -
PAY GRADE: 42
For more information on benefit and retirement programs, please see the sections below.
In order to receive consideration, applicants must indicate their availability for any work type, travel, and location requirements listed.
Executive Branch Auditors plan, organize and conduct comprehensive reviews of programs and activities of executive branch agencies in accordance with the standards of the Institute of Internal Auditors.
Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform advanced-level work and may provide work direction and training to others.
This position is located in the Internal Audits Division of the Governor's Finance Office, Office of the Governor in Carson City, NV. Executive Branch Auditors perform audits of executive branch agencies to recommend ways to reduce spending, generate more revenues, and increase benefits to Nevada citizens. Reviews also include evaluations of internal and administrative controls. Audit results are presented to the Executive Branch Audit Committee which is chaired by the Governor and consists of the Lieutenant Governor, Secretary of State, Attorney General, State Controller, State Treasurer, and a member from the public. This position requires travel up to 25% of the time.
In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)
Current licensure as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the State of Nevada and three years of professional level auditing experience; OR a Master's degree in business administration, accounting, finance or closely related field and four years of professional auditing experience. At least one year of the required experience must have included performing in a leadership role to other auditors while conducting complex and sensitive audits. This experience must have included work in performance, compliance or financial audits; OR current certification as a Certified Internal Auditor and four years of professional auditing experience which included work in performance, compliance, or financial audits or reviews.
Incumbents licensed as Certified Public Accountant (CPA) must maintain their license as a condition of continuing employment.
Incumbents licensed as Certified Internal Auditors must maintain their license as a condition of continuing employment.
Incumbents who possess current licensure as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in another state or jurisdiction must obtain certification by reciprocity in the State of Nevada within the probationary period.
A State of Nevada/FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant.
Application Evaluation Exam
The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.