Position Information

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Auditors assist in conducting financial, performance, and compliance audits of state agencies and institutions of higher education by collaborating in a hybrid work environment, at the client site, in-person in the Richmond office, and remotely from home. We are looking for mission-driven individuals eager to make a difference in the Commonwealth and motivated to advance with a Richmond Top Workplace employer while enjoying award-winning work/life balance. Auditor of Public Accounts (APA) is the legislative external auditor for the Commonwealth of Virginia’s executive and judicial branches. Our mission is to serve Virginia citizens and decision makers by providing unbiased accurate information and sound recommendations to improve accountability and financial management of public funds. This position will start January 25, 2023.

Position Details
  • Obtain an understanding of the audit objectives and concepts
  • Demonstrate an understanding of materiality and how it applies to the audit
  • Maintain a questioning state of mind and exercise professional skepticism in gathering and evaluating evidence
  • Ensure that audit programs and testwork are documented and performed in accordance with applicable auditing standards
  • Demonstrate critical, analytical, and creative problem-solving skills, initiative, and sound professional judgement
  • Independently manage workload of assigned audits to ensure completion within budget and meet deadlines
Position: Auditor
Organization: Auditor of Public Accounts
Location: Richmond,  VA 
United States
Salary: 54,000 - 63,000
Posting Start Date: 11/3/2022
Date Posted: 11/3/2022
Requirements Minimum Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree or postbaccalaureate certificate in accounting or related business field (e.g. finance)
  • 2+ years of audit experience
  • Knowledge of auditing standards
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively with a team, while remaining engaged in multiple projects
  • Working knowledge of Windows and Microsoft Office software, including Word & Excel
  • Occasional overnight travel requires a valid driver’s license and ability to provide own transportation
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident and must pass a background check
Preferred Qualifications
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Experience working in state or local government
  • Experience supervising staff and overseeing completion of audit engagements
Status: This listing expires on: 1/2/2023
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Auditor of Public Accounts

Richmond,  VA 23218
United States
Christina Hansen

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NASACT serves as the premier organization working to bring together state auditors, state comptrollers and state treasurers to cooperatively address government financial management issues. NASACT also manages two secretariats - the National State Auditors Association (NSAA) and the National Association of State Comptrollers (NASC). Both NSAA and NASC are included under the umbrella of NASACT’s budget and utilize staff hired by NASACT.