State Of Nevada Las Vegas , NV 89134
Auditors conduct audits on accounts, records, activities, operations and/or internal controls of individuals, business organizations, State agencies or other government jurisdictions subject to State taxation or regulation to ensure compliance with State and federal rules and regulations and legal requirements and/or proper safeguarding of agency funds.
Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training.
This position will be working for the Department of Taxation located in Henderson, NV. Under general supervision, the Auditor 2 will conduct independent financial audits of taxpayer's records.
The Auditor 2 will evaluate financial information provided by net proceeds taxpayers and from other published sources such as audited financial statements, public company filings, and will develop meaningful audit conclusions based on a demonstrated knowledge of audit planning and procedures. The ideal candidate must be able to work independently in the field at the audit site and must be willing to enter all types of business establishments in Nevada, which might include those that are considered adult in nature, in order to perform the audit.
The incumbent must be able to read and interpret statutes and regulations; must be able to communicate with and assist taxpayers as well as prepare a complete audit report of the findings in an audit.
The candidate also may be required to travel out of town on overnight trips to audit, for periods from one week to two weeks at a time and must be able to deal with the public in an adversarial situation. A valid driver's license is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continued employment. A State of Nevada/FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant at their own cost. * THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME BASED ON THE AMOUNT OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
To see full Class Specifications visit: http://hr.nv.gov/Resources/ClassSpecs/Class_Specifications-7_0/
In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications) Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, which included 6 college credits in beginning accounting and/or auditing, and one year of professional level auditing or accounting experience involving analyzing financial information and making recommendations based upon that analysis; OR graduation from high school or equivalent education, supplemented by 6 college credits in beginning accounting and/or auditing and three years of professional experience as described above; OR one year of experience as an Auditor I in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience as described above, which must have included 6 college credits in beginning accounting and/or auditing. Special Notes Applicants must attach a copy of their college or university transcripts indicating successful completion of required credits in accounting and/or auditing.
For a listing of credit requirements and acceptable courses for the Auditor series please see the addendum on the class specifications. Special Requirements A valid driver's license or evidence of equivalent mobility is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continued employment. This position requires a State of Nevada/FBI background check, at the cost of the applicant.