DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: This is detailed work involving responsibility for auditing financial accounts, records and claim vouchers of county departments and programs. Results of these audits are reported to the County Auditor following prescribed procedures. Work is performed under supervision of the County Auditor with wide leeway permitted for the exercise of independent judgment. Performs related work as required.
TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES: (Illustrative only).
Typical Work Activities are intended only as illustrations of possible types of work that might be appropriately assigned to an incumbent of this title. Work activities that do not appear above are not excluded as appropriate work assignments, as long as they can be reasonably understood to be within the logical limits of the job.
FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS: Thorough knowledge of modern auditing and accounting methods; good knowledge of office terminology, procedures and equipment; ability to follow complex oral and written directions; ability to write concise reports including basic statistical analysis; ability to develop a thorough knowledge of the laws, rules and regulations of the State and County relative to expenditures and revenues; ability to secure the cooperation of others; ability to communicate and work effectively with others; a high degree of accuracy; initiative; good judgment; integrity and tact.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Either
PLEASE NOTE: Your degree must have been awarded by a college or university accredited by a regional, national, or specialized agency recognized as an accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education/U.S. Secretary of Education.
10/88; 4/92; 9/97; 1/09
Donald B. Smith
County Government Campus
110 Old Route 6, Building 3
Carmel, NY 10512