Open To: The Public
Location: 165 Capitol Avenue, Hartford, CT 06106
Closing Date: June 13, 2022
Summary of Position:
This class is accountable for assisting in auditing the records and accounts of state agencies, quasi-public agencies or state-supported institutions. A Legislative Audit Trainee works under the immediate supervision of an auditor of higher grade who reviews work for effectiveness and conformance with policy.
Examples of Duties:
Working under the direction of a supervising Auditor, the Legislative Audit Trainee assists in the execution of audit plan for conducting a financial, compliance or performance audit of state agencies or programs, quasi-public agencies or state-supported institutions in accordance with generally accepted auditing standards; assists in the documenting and testing of auditee’s internal control system and reviewing compliance with state or federal laws and regulations; assists in the review of financial statements for conformance with generally accepted accounting principles; does related work as required.
Preferred Skills and Abilities:
Possess, or will obtain within 60 days of closing date, a bachelor’s or higher degree from an accredited college or university; major in accounting or at least 18 semester hours credit in accounting and auditing courses; attainment of at least 3.0 grade average in all such accounting and auditing courses, or satisfactory performance as a Cooperative Education Intern in the Office of Auditors of Public Accounts, or other qualifying experience as accepted by the State Auditors.
Incumbents in this position may be required to travel. Employment offers are contingent upon a satisfactory background check.
Auditor 1 (Starting salary $66,900)
Entry to Target Class:
Upon successful completion of a 12 month working test period.
Extensive package including health and dental insurance, paid vacations, tuition reimbursement and other benefits.
Interested and qualified candidates who meet the above requirements should submit resume, cover letter detailing how you meet the minimum requirements and three references by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. If mail is necessary, please send to:
Auditors of Public Accounts State Capitol 210 Capitol Avenue Hartford, CT 06106 Attn: APA Position
AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The State of Connecticut is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.